7 Ways to Avoid the Home-Based Business Slump

7 Ways to Avoid the Home-Based Business Slump

In the past few years, there seems to be a trend in entrepreneurship and home-based businesses, and this warms my heart so much, you guys! While I know, first-hand, that entrepreneurship is extremely hard work, I also know it means that we are all going after our dreams and achieving our[Read more]

Book Review: 8 Lessons in Military Leadership for Entrepreneurs

Book Review: 8 Lessons in Military Leadership for Entrepreneurs

I have to admit, I was instantly intrigued when I heard of 8 Lessons in Military Leadership for Entrepreneurs by Robery Kiyosaki, author of Rich Dad Poor Dad. With several close family members and friends in the military, or retired from the military, I know the lessons they learn can be so valuable to[Read more]

Build Your Brand

Build Your Brand

Coca Cola, Nike, and Google. Have you heard of them? Of course – because they are household ‘brands’! When it comes to being creative, we often forget the significance of building a ‘brand’. After all, it’s a lot more fun to create a product or service that is fun, new[Read more]

15 Characteristics of Entrepreneurs and Creative Individuals

Characteristics of Creative Entrepreneurs

en·tre·pre·neur ˌäntrəprəˈno͝or,-ˈnər/ – plural noun: entrepreneurs: A person who organizes and operates a business or businesses, taking on greater than normal financial risks in order to do so. Creative individuals are incredible entrepreneurs. Not only do we take on considerable business risks, but we also assume financial risks for our[Read more]

Vendor Management: A Business Owner’s Job

Vendor Management

Your Vendors Might Not Care About You But they should, and you should make darn sure they do. Vendors can shift the pace of the constant customer service dance. Your reputation gets blindly shipped out when handing-off a package to a company like UPS, USPS, or FedEx. Whatever commitment you[Read more]