n this day and age, everyone wants to fit in with very few people having the courage to stand out. But when it comes to business and being an entrepreneur, the greatest thing you can have is authenticity. Its what separates you from the rest. In this article we discuss how your authenticity is the key ingredient for the success of your company
We all want to be successful in our business ventures and we all know that making your first million is a huge milestone in your company but why do so few businesses manage to reach that point? What are we doing wrong? In this article, John Rampton from Entrepreneur divulges the 9 obstacles that you must overcome in order to make your first million.
A lot of entrepreneurs have the perception that if they want a successful business, they need to make sure that they are physically healthy and strong. While this does play an integral part, a lot of people don't understand how important mental strength is. This article discusses 13 things that mentally strong people avoid.
If you are a younger entrepreneur you might have experienced difficulties in getting clients and peers to take you seriously. We know that this can be frustrating and demotivating. In this article, Brennan Agranoff discusses 7 ways in which the younger entrepreneurs can overcome these obstacles and get the respect they are working so hard for.
Building your own business can be exciting but there are times where it can feel like its going no where and it quickly loses momentum. In this article Kimanzi Constable gives us 4 ways to stay motivated while building your business.
Woman are powerful and strong beings but so often we fall into the stereotypical rut of being the underdogs and we believe that we are not capable of all the greatness that is within us. This article is so special as it shares the story of Leslie Vickrey along with some tips on how to step up into the roles we were born for.
Its one thing to want to start a business, its a whole other ball game in actually implementing it. The first step is knowing what your goals and objectives are. This article will assist you in determining you goals and objectives for your business plan.
When starting your business, the best place to begin is with a business plan. You don't want to waste your time and energy on a plan that will inevitably waste your money and resources. You want a plan that will guide your business to growth. In this article, Larry Alton discusses 6 questions that your business plan should answer.
Do you work in retail and you find yourself constantly struggling to get enough foot traffic into the store? Or maybe you struggle with building loyalty with your clients which could lead to repeat business! In this article, Humayun Khan discusses his 3 best time- tested retail promotions that drive traffic and build loyalty.
Millennials are the generation to really focus on at the moment. They are educated, tech-savvy, information hungry, ambitious individuals. In this article, Kevin Connelly speaks about how you can market to millennials.
Time management is hard. Have you ever noticed how when we lack in time management our productivity takes a massive dive as well? In this article, Kevin Connelly talks about 9 Time Management Apps that will help keep you organised and on track.
Social Media is a really great way of marketing your business as well as yourself. The goal is to reach as wide an audience as possible but its not always easier said than done. In this article Matthew Clark tells us how to gain clients on LinkedIn.
We all know that you are only as strong as your weakest link. The same concept applies to your company. Employees can make or break your career. In this article, Josée Larocque-Patton gives us the low down on how to hire your very first employee.
Online marketing is a crucial part in running a successful business and an even bigger part in growing that business. In this article, Jeremy K Streeter talks about where we go wrong in terms of online marketing and how we can improve to convert the business.
When starting a business, it can become a real challenge in growing your cash flow and managing your time. We are constantly bombarded with tools that claim to help us, and more often than not, just end up being another expense. In this article, Matthew Clark discusses tools that will help systemise and optimise your wealth.
Running an ecommerce business sounds like a dream. You have a faster buying/selling procedure. Business is open 24/7 and it has a much wider reach. There are no geographic limitations. Not to mention it is easy to start and manage with the right help and there is no physical company set up. Sound amazing right. Well, in this article, Wesley Longueira discusses all things good, bad and ugly about ecommerce.
Networking is a great way to make business connections, which can open many doors of opportunity to grow your business and make money. Jeremy K. Streeter has provided us with his own experiences when it comes to networking. These simple steps have worked for him and they can work for you too.
We know social media is the way forward in terms of building relationships and connecting with others. But how does it really work? You set up your social media account and now what? In this article, Christina McMasters gives us the low down on Social Media 101.
It is so easy to get lost in a world that is striving for perfection. We want to be great moms, business owners, employees, wives, girlfriends, daughters and friends. We want success for ourselves and for the people in our lives, but how often do we find balancing all these tasks to be daunting and extremely overwhelming? In this article, Daniella Princi will be touching on how to fill your own cup before trying to fill up someone else's.
Have you ever had a dream job? A career that you know without a doubt is your calling. A career that will keep you motivated, excited and happy but you just cant do it because of fear? Well we are here to tell you that if you can dream it, you can do it! In this article, we are talking about letting go of fear and taking the plunge in starting your own company.
If you are reading this, it means that you know how hard it can get to properly conduct business and keep ahead of duties and responsibilities. The great thing is that it doesn’t have to stay that way. With the world constantly improving and growing, so is the technology that we are using. In this article, we are giving you 5 tried and tested Apps that you must have for any business.
In this world, some people are destined to be entrepreneurs. The thought of creating one’s own future and being in control of the outcome drives a hunger within for success. For other people, there are many unknowns which makes taking the plunge a very daunting experience and that often leads to procrastination or giving up. In this article, Michele Malo, provides us with 5 tips on starting a profitable business.
We live in a world where information is accessible at the click of a button. The internet provides us with the potential to reach thousands, possibly millions of people around the world. Now imagine that your business was exposed to all those people. People and businesses that you never comprehended reaching, are now all quite a possibility. How would that change the game for your business? In this article, we will give you 4 DIY tips that you can do in order to perform your SEO.
In today's society, business has emerged to the online world. One of the biggest game changers for companies has been the introduction to social media. While the majority are embracing this new and exciting era that we find ourselves in, there is of course the very few that are unaware of the benefits that social media has to offer. We have put together 3 reasons why you can't afford to not be on social media.
Instagram has taken the world by storm and is one of the most popular social media platforms in the world. They recently introduced IGTV whereby users can load longer videos and share with their audience. We have listed 13 ways on how you can grow you Instagram page in 2018
Ah yes the dream of going to bed and waking up in the morning and there is more money in your bank account. You have set up your online store and have taken the same strategy you have always used and simply put it all online. How clever you are. Why isn't everyone else doing the same as you, wait thank goodness they aren't or it must be too difficult for them. Now you have built it and surely You be able to retire in the next 6 months well realistically make it a year.
Having a business partner can be so rewarding for you and the company, with beneficial advantages for both parties but the crucial part is choosing the right partner. I, myself have several highly influential, well-known business partners across the world and I am very lucky enough to have great relationships with all of them. I am very fortunate to have gained an amazing business partner just last week in one of my companies in South Africa that will see an increase in our margins by 220% - Now that is a great partnership, don’t you think
In this interview, Erna Basson interviews the incredible Lilly Ghalichi on how she started her international range of luxury eyelash extensions, better known as Lilly Lashes. How she grew her business to reach international status. She discusses marketing to influencers and getting top celebrities such as Kim Kardashian to absolutely fall in love with her brand. She also discusses growing online and growing into retail.
Have you ever found yourself not jumping at opportunities or taking risks out of fear? Have you ever doubted your abilities to do something that you know could make you extremely happy? In this article, Lindsay Adamson discusses how you can overcome your fear and reach your full potential.