How to Stay Focused and Disciplined When You Work for Yourself

Starting your own business can be one of the most exciting experiences of your life. You finally get to chart your own course. You can work build something that’s all your own, possibly making a lot of money in the process. Maybe you’re even getting to do the thing you’ve always wanted to do for the first time in your life. One of the upsides of working for yourself can also be one of the downsides: You don’t have to answer to any boss, and you make your own schedule, working as you please. If you want to call it quits at 3 in the afternoon, you can. If you want to check out for a few hours so you can log some time at the gym, … [Read More]

The Hidden Rewards of Entrepreneurship

Are you thinking about becoming a business owner but want to know what exists for you beyond the dollar signs? Future entrepreneurs have many benefits to look forward to in addition to monetary rewards. If you're the type of person that marches to the beat of your own drum, becoming an entrepreneur can be one of the most exciting and fulfilling things that you do in your life. The average entrepreneur experiences many ups and downs while starting up and throughout the course of their career. However, it's these highs that make being an entrepreneur so worth it. Whether your goal is to start a small business with a few close friends or to … [Read More]

5 Rules for Naming Your Startup

Blank business card in the hands of a businessman

Today, you'll find many startup businesses that have poorly chosen names. Some have names like PWRT (consonants without … [Read More]

Why Most Business Ideas Fail

Why Most Business Ideas Fail

Coming up with a new business can be easy, but making it actually work in the real world can be cumbersome, if not … [Read More]

4 Things Small Business Owners Should Remember About Social Media

4 Things Small Business Owners Should Remember About Social Media

It is nearly impossible to have an online presence without social media. As a small business owner, you must go where … [Read More]

11 Ways to Tell You’re a Micromanager

11 Ways to Tell You’re a Micromanager

No one likes to work under a micromanager. It can be very difficult and stressful. As an owner or a manager, it is very … [Read More]

How to Get the Most out of your Business Blog

How to Get the Most out of your Business Blog

So, you’ve decided to start a blog for your business. Good for you. However, if you aren’t using it the right way, … [Read More]

How to be a Great Leader

How to be a Great Leader

Behind every great business is a great leader. While it’s true, some leaders are born, many more leaders are made. If … [Read More]

4 Ways to Make Social Media Marketing Work for You

4 Ways to Make Social Media Marketing Work for You

If you’ve ever scrolled through your Facebook page, you’ve likely noticed all of those business pages. Heck, you … [Read More]

Best Options for Long Distance Business Meetings

Long Distance Business Meetings

There comes a time when businesses have to have meeting with partners, clients or employees over a long distance. … [Read More]