The New Economy of Entrepreneurship: How the Computer Age Has Changed How We Earn a Living, Part Two
As an educator, speaker and business owner, I have spent my entire career helping thousands around the U.S. and Canada to change their thinking and to become entrepreneurs. And I strongly believe that there is in fact a better way to succeed in making a living and making a life.Why You Need To Hire A Business Coach
Your business is only as good as you can make it. And yes, you can definitely make it good all on your own. I mean, you ARE brilliant, so you’ve got that going for you. But, having someone outside of yourself to help guide you in your business is what will make you great. And that leap to a great business will happen sooner, rather than later with a business coach to guide you.How to Take Your Business Personally
I’m always surprised when I hear the advice, don’t take business personally. It’s ‘just a business decision’. My response? Horseradish! Okay, I’d prefer to use another term here, but I’m keeping it clean! After years of working in an impersonal corporate setting where so much bad behavior was excused by saying, ‘it’s just business’, I am delighted and pleased to tell you that you have an alternative. You can take everything about business personally!To Be a Successful Entrepreneur, One Must Have Innovative Creativity
There are many buzzwords and phrases that get bandied around the entrepreneur space – What does it mean to have innovative creativity?. Explore this and see how it applies to you building a business that you enjoy and that fulfils you.How Can I Set Up My Own Business and Leave My Job?
Lots of professionals are looking for another way to create an income as the job they once loved so much is not giving them the freedom they desire. Learning a few key ideas to create wealth has the potential to help you make that leap.The Customer May Always Be Right, But Are They Right for You?
There are some sayings in business and in life that do not stack up when you try to make them a definite rather than a sometimes. This saying ‘The customer is always right’ needs to be investigated further. After all, you do have to work with these people.Niching Is An Essential Marketing Strategy
If you market to everyone, you are marketing to no one. Niching is the best way to find your ideal clients. This article tells you why and how to find your perfect niche.The MBA Who Sold Vada Pav’s to India – Dheeraj Gupta
We live in a country where our future professions are decided based on our highest education. So, if you studied engineering, it is assumed you would be making software. If you studied hotel management, you would be an hotelier and if you did an MBA, it is believed you would be working at a managerial position in a multinational corporation. But, Dheeraj Gupta was going to break these stereotypes.Overcoming Common Entrepreneur Problems
There are many things that you can learn from being persistent. Find out how to breath life into your vision. Adapt essential tips to move your business forward and keep it on course.The New Economy of Entrepreneurship: How the Computer Age Has Changed How We Earn a Living, Part 5
Eric Worre, entrepreneur, researcher, and film maker, related the conclusions of his most recent documentary, Rise of the Entrepreneur, “In our search for a better way to make a living, we’ve come to the conclusion, that becoming an entrepreneur is actually safer than being an employee. And through our look at the entrepreneurial options, one particular path kept coming up from expert after expert. And I think most people will find it surprising, because it’s certainly a non-traditional business model. That model is for people to start their own business and become an entrepreneur through the creation of a network marketing business.”Using Entrepreneurship to Prepare for Retirement
Financial stability in retirement requires more than receiving standard government pensions and many people reach retirement age too financially insolvent to actually retire. There are many “on the side” opportunities one can take to build a second income stream prior to retirement. This article raises awareness of these issues, pushes the reader to take action and offers suggestions on actions that could be taken to better prepare beforehand.5 Surefire Tips to Help You Evaluate Business Opportunities
No matter if you are bootstrapping your small business from the ground up, or if you are purchasing an existing company or franchise, it is important to evaluate the businesses potential, as well as your ability to make it run effectively. Your investigation should be thorough, giving adequate attention to both the risks and benefits of each opportunity you consider. Here are a few tips to help guide your way in making the most informed business decision and ensuring your success!Saying Goodbye to Clients
There are good ways and bad ways to end a client relationship. Here are some does and don’ts.The Fears of a New Client
As a client, understanding your fears when hiring a coach can be helpful in making your decision. As a coach, understanding a new client’s fears can help you in assisting them work through these fears.The New Economy of Entrepreneurship: How the Computer Age Has Changed How We Earn a Living, Part 3
Two years ago, Ted Siedle wrote a piece for Forbes Magazine entitled, “The Greatest Retirement Crisis In American History.” He wrote, “We are on the precipice of the greatest retirement crisis in the history of the world. ‘In the decades to come, we will witness millions of elderly Americans, the Baby Boomers and others, slipping into poverty. Too frail to work, too poor to retire will become the “new normal” for many elderly Americans.”