Monday, April 24th, 2017

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  • How to Turn Surviving Into Thriving: Part 2


    How to Turn Surviving into Thriving: Part 2 (Photo: Christian Ferrari)My previous post, Part 1, discussed Education as one of the ways to create your own economy and turn surviving into thriving. In this post, we'll discuss two more ways to help your business thrive.

    #2 SUPPORT:

    “A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could.” ~ Zig Ziglar

    Support is the second component in creating your own successful economy. You cannot do it alone. Let me say that again. YOU CANNOT DO IT ALONE. There is undeniable strength in numbers. 
    [ Read More ] • [ No Comments ] • [ Filed under How-To ] • [ 10/10/12 ]
  • Useful Research Tools for Entrepreneurs


    Before doing business with a business, it pays to find out as much as you can about them. Guest writer Helen Norgard shares a couple of tools you can use to locate information, such as credit history and any legal actions they’ve been involved in.

    [ Read More ] • [ No Comments ] • [ Filed under Business ] • [ 9/29/12 ]
  • Starting a Business on a Stay-At-Home Budget


    If you’re a stay-at-home mom looking to earn money while still having a flexible schedule so you can spend time with family, you may want to consider starting your own business. Guest writer Carly Lance shares her home business start-up ideas.

    [ Read More ] • [ No Comments ] • [ Filed under Mompreneurs at work ] • [ 9/26/12 ]
  • How to Turn Surviving Into Thriving: Part 1


    Veronica Drake suggests ways to create your own economy so you can move your business from a place of surviving to the much happier place of thriving.

    [ Read More ] • [ 1 Comment ] • [ Filed under Business,How-To ] • [ 9/12/12 ]
  • Engage and Grow Your Customer Base


    Raj Singh tells you how to use a little-known online tool to grow your subscriber list online, so you can reach more potential customers.

    [ Read More ] • [ No Comments ] • [ Filed under Marketing ] • [ 8/16/12 ]
  • How to Lose Your Clients in 10 Days or Less


    Business coach Veronica Drake reveals 7 lethal mistakes that will drive away customers and kill your business, how you can fix it, and a Journal Assignment to help you dispel negative, self-sabotaging beliefs.

    [ Read More ] • [ No Comments ] • [ Filed under Business,How-To ] • [ 8/13/12 ]
  • How-to: Get a Raise


    Guest Blogger Melissa Woodson, community manger at Washington University, looks at the benefits and potential pitfalls of asking for a raise.

    [ Read More ] • [ No Comments ] • [ Filed under Business,How-To ] • [ 8/13/12 ]
  • I Am What I Brand


    Rebranding is risky business and can reap wonderful rewards, or be a terrible mistake. Sandra Garcia recounts her journey and the reasons she recently rebranded her business.

    [ Read More ] • [ 1 Comment ] • [ Filed under Marketing ] • [ 8/07/12 ]
  • 5 Things Entrepreneurs Must Know About Copyright


    Do you think photos you find on the internet are FREE to use anyway you want? Think again! Rebecca Rockafellar, general mgr of iStockphoto.com, explains copyright and how it affects you, whether you’re running a biz, blogging, or just messing around on the internet.

    [ Read More ] • [ No Comments ] • [ Filed under Business ] • [ 7/31/12 ]
  • Balancing Your Freelance Career and Your Job


    Having a freelance career along with a “regular” job can be a great way to have the best of both worlds. Not only does it add to your list of skills, but it also gives you the chance to build your new business with less stress. Erin Palmer gives tips on how to balance your entrepreneurial life with your day job.

    [ Read More ] • [ No Comments ] • [ Filed under Business ] • [ 7/03/12 ]
  • Generate 6 Figures in 6 Steps


    Veronica Drake reveals her top six steps to developing a six-figure income, from understanding what makes you and your business unique, to turning a casual user into a committed client.

    [ Read More ] • [ No Comments ] • [ Filed under Money ] • [ 6/08/12 ]
  • How to Be the Boss When Working With Family


    Working with family can be a very rewarding experience – or it can be an absolute nightmare. If you find yourself in the position of employing family members when running your own small business, you’ll want to read these tips by Erin Palmer, HR expert, on how to ensure your business, and family, runs as smoothly as possible.

    [ Read More ] • [ No Comments ] • [ Filed under How-To ] • [ 6/04/12 ]
  • Do You Really Need a Business Plan?


    If you’ve ever written a business plan, you probably know how daunting/stressful/overwhelming the writing process can get. Sometimes writing a plan seems like a futile exercise; you may feel like you’re just guessing at the numbers, or that you’re making too many assumptions about the market. Jessica Oman, owner of Write Ahead, explains why writing a business plan is a good thing.

    [ Read More ] • [ 3 Comments ] • [ Filed under Business ] • [ 5/23/12 ]
  • Start Up Your Career With a Startup


    If you want to start your own business but don’t know how, Erin Palmer suggests getting work experience working for another entrepreneur first. What you learn working for a startup can help you get a better idea of how to run your future business.

    [ Read More ] • [ No Comments ] • [ Filed under Business ] • [ 5/17/12 ]
  • 3 Ways You Are Losing Money (and how to fix it)


    Veronica Drake, International Women’s Business Coach, reveals three key areas where you may be losing money, and explains how you can fix the problem and create better profits for your business. She gives hands-on exercises you can do to ‘plug the holes’ in your entrepreneurial bucket.

    [ Read More ] • [ No Comments ] • [ Filed under Business ] • [ 5/03/12 ]