There are more entrepreneurs than there have ever been before. More people are hoping to launch their own companies or otherwise work for themselves, and everyone seems to be calling themselves an entrepreneur, often without any real skills or experience.In many ways, this is great. More small business is...
The vast majority of business owners have plans to grow their company. When you set up a business, it’s natural to have goals for the future that are linked to expansion. The trouble is that growing a venture is not always easy, and if you get the timing wrong,...
When working as a service-based business owner, for example as a copywriter, you may come to the stage in your business where you're wondering if you should be working as a freelancer or if you should scale your business to become an agency.There are certainly many pros and cons...
Starting up a business is probably the most creative venture on which people can embark to improve their lives. Launching a business offers an entrepreneur an excellent way of getting a higher income rate as well as a sense of freedom. Another good thing about running a business is...
Bankruptcy is a major problem for people living in the United States. Even though rates have gone down since the Great Recession, about 770,000 people file for personal bankruptcy each year.Despite being a fairly common phenomenon, a lot of people still have misconceptions about what actually leads to bankruptcy....
Where do you see yourself in twenty years? It’s a common interview question, and it should be something you ask yourself before starting a new adventure.The average adult, full-time worker in the United States spends 47 hours a week at work. That’s 2,444 hours per year, and approximately 97,760...
Retirement isn’t always the first thought for most people who are just beginning their carriers or hitting their strides in the peak of their professional carriers. In fact, most people in their 20s and 30s focus on making as much money as possible while neglecting their personal finances, hoping...
Are you familiar with a certain gentleman who built his globally-renowned career based on a skill he learned while taking care of his siblings, by preparing food for them? Colonel Sanders has built his KFC empire literally out of thin air, with no formal experience to support his venture....
A great entrepreneur knows that learning never stops when it comes to business. Even those that have run multiple successful companies will find that they are still learning and there are always ways that you can make yourself a smarter, more capable and flexible business person. It is this...
Running a small brick and mortar business is by no means a minor feat. Especially not in an age where many are packing their business’ bags and heading to the online realm of eCommerce. But, there is still a market out there for brick and mortar business, which means...