If you are an entrepreneur, you have a greater need for cash than when you are employed in a regular company. Therefore, you need to be creative when it comes to getting cash for your business. This may involve directing your sights on funding, such as pawn loans, title...
On the 10 October, World Mental Health Day takes center stage. This topic is finally receiving the long overdue recognition it deserves, and it's one which is particularly applicable to the small business community, where loneliness, extreme stress and burning the candle at both ends is endemic. When you're...
When you’re thinking of becoming and entrepreneur, or you’re just starting out, it’s useful to have go-to ways for feeling inspired. Because you’re going to find that you will have hard days and setbacks, and it’s not always that easy for you to stay motivated on your own. However,...
With Generation Z just beginning to enter the workforce, perhaps we’ll finally stop talking about millennials — but not just yet. The millennial generation is probably the most talked about demographic in modern society, with plenty of stereotypes attached from different sides surrounding the challenges those aged 23-38 face. To...
Running your own business is more than just a job or a career. It’s a way of life. It’s a calling. Entrepreneurship has no overtime. It has no set working hours. There’s no course of Continuing Professional Development. And getting it right involves keeping a lot of plates spinning...
Entrepreneurs are prone to suffering from mental health problems. One study found that 72% have problems with depression and fatigue. Some of these problems stem from poor time management. Mompreneurs can be at a higher risk of these problems, because they are compounded with the exhaustion of being a...
There is a growing trend these days towards businesses trying to be a little more ethical than they might have been in the past. This is certainly a trend that is very welcome for most people, and the more that businesses take this particular mantle on board, the better...
Entrepreneurship is about a good idea and persistence, right? Maybe at first, but when entrepreneurship makes place for the reality of running a business, the focus and requirements change. It's not uncommon when an individual or a small group gets fired up by an idea, spends all hours of...
Millennials don’t have the best reputation in the workforce. The ones that start their own businesses tend to earn more respect than their colleagues that take regular jobs, because they don’t demonstrate the same self of entitlement. However, they are still going to be fighting an uphill battle when...
Starting your own business is one of the most exciting things that you can do. New beginnings are certainly the most exciting stage of business when everything is fresh and new, you are filled with ideas and passion, and everyone wants to be involved. In these early days, there...