Top 10 Songs from My Entrepreneur Playlist

Earlier this week my husband told me that I listen to and sing along with music more than anyone else he knows. And it’s true. I love listening to music while I work. I do it all day long. It just makes sense for me to have something playing while I work; music is good for the soul and […]

selling stuff on ebay, entrepreneur

11 Benefits of Selling Stuff on eBay

Do you have a lot of old, random stuff lying around your home? Perhaps Aunt Louise gave you another set of bunny pajamas for Easter? Instead of adding them to your collection, maybe you should consider selling them instead. That’s how my online retail business was born; granted, my first sold item was a DVD of […]

Setting Goals for Your Business, starting a business

Setting Goals for Your Business

Starting a business can be an arduous process and it can be easy to get overwhelmed. Overwhelmed equals underproductive, and that’s a big-time bad. So how do you avoid becoming an anxious wreck while simultaneously making epically awesome advancements in your venture? By setting goals for your business. More importantly, you need to set SMART […]

work from home, starting a business

Work from Home: What I Learned as an Entrepreneur

Ever sat at your office desk and daydreamed about what it would be like to work from home instead? Forget the painstaking 45-minute traffic jam, that annoyingly chatty co-worker, and those judgmental looks your boss gives every time you go to the bathroom. You could be your own boss, set the perfect hours, and live […]

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5 Businesses You Can Start for Free

In my last post, I discussed how to build an eBay business with absolutely no initial investment with bootstrapping. But what if you aren’t interested in online retail? Are there other businesses you can start for free? And here’s the big question: does bootstrapping work with other business ventures too? The short answer is absolutely! You […]

Online Business Tools , Web Retail Pro, Ebates

Online Business Tools: 5 Reasons to Use Ebates

When you start an online business, there’s a lot to do. Not only do you have to choose your business type, but you have to do things like get your business license, build a website, and find customers. You’ll also find yourself signing up for a lot of different online accounts. But what online business […]

Business Myths, Starting a Business

5 Business Myths Holding You Back

Have you ever thought about starting a business and decided against it because you don’t have enough money, time, or experience? Maybe someone told you that most small business fail or that it’s not the right time to go into business because the economy is so bad? Unfortunately, there are a lot of business myths […]

looking for a job, self employment, starting a business

3 Compelling Reasons to Stop Looking for a Job

There are loads of reasons you might be looking for a job. You may hate your current one, need a change, or know your contract is ending soon. Or maybe your reasons are more urgent; it could be you just got laid off or maybe you’ve been without work for a while. Whatever your reason, […]

Working for Someone Else? 5 Signs You Shouldn’t Be

Do you ever get frustrated with the way your boss approaches a problem or the suggestions your coworkers think are brilliant during staff meetings? Are you the “black sheep” in the office, always moving against the grain instead of going with the flow? Working for someone else is rarely easy, but it shouldn’t be a […]