So, What’s Luck Got To Do With It?
After telling someone I had landed a keynote speech at an entrepreneur retreat in Costa Rica – she said “oh you’re so lucky, I wish I were that lucky” with a tone of disdain – as if I didn’t deserve that success or that somehow that opportunity should have been hers. I smiled politely and walked away saying to myself, “Luck? HA!”How a Bigger Purpose Can Inspire You to Achieve Big Results
In our businesses and work, we have the opportunity every day to take action and move towards our ideal future. The question is, How many of us will move towards our ideal future (or vision) while maintaining a connection to a higher purpose in what we do, versus simply taking action and going through the motions to achieve our desired end result? I recently read a study conducted by psychologist David Yeager. He interviewed high school students in the San Francisco Bay Area about their hopes, dreams and life goals. Students shared that they wanted make a positive impact on their community or society and wanted to pursue careers where they felt they could make a difference.Questions to Ask Before Starting a Business
It’s easier to avoid mistakes than to correct them. If you’re starting a business, here are some points to review before wasting time, money, and sanity.Will the Public Domain Ever “Run Dry”?
When Online Marketers discuss the public domain, they appear to solely focus on books, recipes and self-improvement courses. Now, this can be because either they do not know better, or they may have a ‘hidden agenda’ in not helping you discover everything that’s available. Either way, they’re doing you a huge disservice.Just How Much Money Will I Make?
Now for something we all enjoy talking about – Money. I don’t mean money to spend, but how much you are going to earn with your Internet Marketing business. This really is something that’s unquestionably of at least some importance to everyone reading this today.Great Steps To Selling Your Business
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If you’re someone who wants to build wealth, create success, and maybe even become a millionaire, it makes a LOT of sense to focus on using the secrets to success that others used to become a millionaire themselves. Afterall, the more ways to make money you discover, and the more you take the right action steps to success, the more and more successful you’ll become! So, here’s a few of the most important secrets self-made millionaires have used to build wealth and become successful themselves…Wake Up – It’s A Real Business
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You’re on the cusp of that one big idea. It’s a time of excitement, research and discussion. You’re itching to jump headlong into launching your start-up. But before you do, you should pause for a moment and put your mind to 5 essential skills. Then, once you’ve mastered them, the business world is your oyster.The Power of GRIT: Identifying the One Character Strength You Need to Succeed in Business and Life
Many people jump into the world of Entrepreneurship despite its many uncertainties. Oftentimes, they have no idea if they are even fit to be an Entrepreneur. The courageous idea of the adage “Jump in and Cope!” is too risky for this type of endeavor. A lot will be at stake if not executed well: time, money, and reputation. It’s is unlike learning how to swim nor to play a guitar where you can just quit and say, “It’s not for me.” The field of Entrepreneurship is complex. It is very important for all budding Entrepreneurs to be aware of the challenges and opportunities it brings about. However, the act of jumping in and coping, is indeed a remarkable virtue. Couple it with perseverance over a long period, makes it an essential ingredient to being gritty. In this article, we will talk about the one character strength every Entrepreneur must have to succeed in business and life.Should You Hire for Ideas or People?
I came across this dilemma – as many CEO’s have in the past – for the first time recently. This question was posed to me by way of a general discussion so it was somewhat disguised, which almost caused me to overlook it. The question came about as we were discussing the qualities and attributes for the position of COO of our company. As a company entering the second phase (and arguably the most critical) of our young start-up (that is transitioning to the acquisition phase) we recognize that bringing on the “right” person can be a game changer.3 Reasons To Fear Just Why Are You Here?
Everyone was carrying out their ecommerce business totally unaware of the primary flaws they were creating for themselves. I began to check back at the people I’d met who had abandoned their ventures in the early stages before getting anywhere close to achieving their set goals and that’s when a number of things started to jump out at me.