Will Business Mentoring Help Any Business Owner?
In my humble opinion, business mentoring is a great idea for most businesses. The main purpose of a business mentor is to coach you so that you get the most success possible out of your business. A mentor will be there for you to discuss any problems you run into and will use their past experience to guide you in the right direction.Avoiding the Well of Despair: A Realistic Timeline to Cash Flow
Falling into fear and doubt as you build your business is normal, but there are many things you can do to catch yourself before you fall into what I call the Well of Despair. The Well of Despair is that cold, dark, spinning place filled with fear and doubt like:How to Get Past NO and Build Your Business
What is the one thing most people fear? They fear rejection. They fear that a NO is someone rejecting them as a person. This is why so many people try to run their business from behind the computer.Passive Income Checklist
A few questions to ask yourself before venturing into establishing a passive income business. Are you ready? Passive income businesses typically take a lot of time and effort to initially set up and get running. Once the business has been set up there is the next hurdle of marketing, to let people know about your business.Passive Income – Turn Your Hobby Into a Passive Income Stream
Passive income doesn’t need to be a strange businesses you don’t know anything about. Can you turn your hobby into a passive income? Here area some ideas.Passive Income – A Few Good Tips
When you know you are going to take the opportunity and set up your passive income business it’s time to start putting a few extra pennies away, as setting up any business costs money. Ideally before you start your business you will have read as much as you can on the topic, done some googling, spoken to some experts, visited some similar businesses and the like, maybe you have even worked in a similar business part time. Start making a budget of what you think it will cost you to start your business, keep this list handy as it will…Passive Income – Research and Efficiency
Once you have found an idea you like that you think you can turn into a passive income then you should see if you can find any books on the topic. Conduct some internet research by conducting some googling on the topic, visit a similar business to see how it’s done, and talk to a specialist in the field, talk to an accountant and lawyer about your idea, discuss the idea with your family or friends, etc.Are You Suffering From Cash Flow Blues?
Do you catch yourself saying things like? “It’s a bad economy”, “I’m going to lose money before I make money”, I have to take another job to make ends meet”, “How am I ever going to make it work when I don’t have any clients?” These are statements I’ve been hearing repeatedly and I believe they’re all part of the Cash Flow Blues Syndrome. What is that? It’s when you’re focusing on the money not coming in vs. the money that WILL be coming in to your business. In the beginning you have high hopes and expectations but then somewhere along the way the money flow and clients/customers aren’t coming in quickly and that’s when the doubt sets in. You wonder what you’re doing wrong. You figure you’re not cut out for this business and you start beating yourself up. The best ways to fix the cash flow blues are: Shift your mindset to money flowing in abundance Change your actionsSupporting American Jobs
Before the advent of mass production, American handicrafts and manufactured goods were the envy of the world and the product of skilled artisans and craftsmen, who labored in their homes and small factories to construct high quality goods. We think this is still true today. American goods have always sold at a premium to foreign ones and because of our focus on providing high quality at the best value possible, and because of that we’ve historically enjoyed the affluence and success as a society.Working on Your Business Instead of Working in Your Business
You are probably very busy every day working in your business. From networking events to client calls to accounting issues to marketing ideas etc. you are probably wondering how you will ever see your business grow.Building a Pyrotechnic Business for Entrepreneurs – The Seven Catalysts in the Pyrotechnics Toolkit
Focus – It goes without saying that there will be a lot going on when you’re running your own business. So, you’ll need to identify and focus on the ‘critical few’ that are going to make a difference to your business success.Taking Risks – How Much Are You Willing to Take to Live Your Dream Lifestyle?
If you are not living the life you desire, then it’s important to take a step backward and look at yourself and your situation. Why are you not happy and earning the money you feel you deserve? For many people, they are simply in a dead end career. The answer may lie in the establishment of your own business venture. It can be done but there are risks. So the important question here is, “how much risk are your willing to take to live your dream lifestyle?”