May 13th, 2013
Taking the Plunge
Many people dream of starting their own business, but they never get the courage to take the big step. With the growth of online opportunities, however, it is easier than ever to venture out and try your hand at something new. What it takes to make that decision is a desire to direct your own life instead of letting someone else tell you what to do.
It is tough to tell if you Read the rest of this entry »
March 25th, 2013
Many people dream of one day being their own boss but they are not sure how to make it happen. The first step to starting a new business is to have enough money. Financial advisers report that the most common reason a new business fails is through lack of planning and finances. Make sure you don’t fall into these traps when you start your own business. You should also be passionate about the business you decide to start. If you are not passionate about the idea, Read the rest of this entry »
July 19th, 2012
Thanks to the internet, the prospects for becoming an entrepreneur have never been better and lots of people, each and every day, throw their hats into the ring of home business. Some businesses stay and some go, that’s just the name of the game, but if you want to know how you can turn your home business into a success then you might want to keep those eyes glued to this article.
Here are a few tips that might help get that home business going:
1. Conceptualize – Spend some time really thinking about your home business. Start with an idea and try to develop the idea into something people will find appealing and want to invest in.
2. Internet – All home businesses, big and small, need a good internet service. Do some research and look into internet hughesnet services as well as any others offered in your area. Having a good internet service will open the way for a number of possibilities including…
3. Advertising – Do your research and look at the different advertising possibilities. There are billboards, TV commercials and even social networking. Yes, you heard correct. Major businesses and television networks have their own Facebook and Twitter accounts allowing them to reach out to their clients at virtually no cost.
October 19th, 2011
Working from home can be extremely rewarding if it is done correctly. Having the ability to dress as you wish, take breaks as you wish, and spend more time with the ones you love is what drives the desire to work from home. However, each of these things can create pitfalls.
In order to successful work from home, there will need to be some boundaries established. Ideally, you will want to have a designated work area, as well as set work hours. If your children will be home with you, they Read the rest of this entry »
October 17th, 2011
Those that have an entrepreneurial spirit often find themselves dissatisfied with their day job. They dream of the day when they can be their own boss, and start their own business. The fear of the unknown is what keeps most people sitting at their desk day after day, making money for someone else.
While this fear is understandable, there are ways to start your own business without risking it all. It may not be easy at first, as it will require you to work during the hours that you are not at Read the rest of this entry »
October 15th, 2011
Congratulations. You have just taken the first step towards financial freedom. Some people just dream about starting their own business. But you are different. Why? Because you did something today. You started seeking out information.
Deep down you know that you can run a business. You have thought about it before and probably have a clear mental picture of what financial freedom will mean to you and your family. Financial Freedom means having more control over your time to do the things that are important. Deep down you know Read the rest of this entry »
October 11th, 2011
Woke up this morning. Realized that the alarm clock did not go off (or maybe hit snooze one too many times).
At any rate, as I scrambled to find something to wear, I munched my toes on a chair leg. For the zillionth time I glanced over at my laptop. It must be possible to make money starting my own business, I sighed.
As the bus pushed north, I began to think about my friend Zo. She had started her own small business making custom bibs Read the rest of this entry »