How to Create Balance in Your Business and Life While Starting or Growing a Business

As a Sidepreneur, I admit that I often struggle with balance. Every day on my 1-hour commute from work, I spend my time thinking about what clients, I need to contact, what deliveries are due, what I could cook for dinner for the family with the groceries that I currently have in the kitchen, bills...

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3 Quick Steps to Creating a Vision Statement

A Vision Statement reminds you and informs others of who you are and where you want to go. If you were to go into the offices of very large, successful business or check out any of their brochures or employee material, you will find their vision statement, mantra or some other indicator of their goals,...

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Stay Committed to the Big Picture

Lack of “big picture” vision can cause you to become stuck in the details. Becoming an entrepreneur requires a certain personality, one that believes that they can create something out of nothing. In order to fulfill the dream of business ownership, you will need a never-ending amount of drive and enthusiasm. If you do not...

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Tips to Creating Customer (Brand) Evangelists that Love Your Business

Brand Evangelists or fans help businesses stay open! Simply starting or owning a business does not ensure success. Your success is very dependent upon what your past, current and potential customers think about you. Customers are the heart and the soul of business; without your customers, you don’t have a business. Your job as a...

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How to identify profitable business ideas by data-mining your passions.

You can identify profitable business ideas by data-mining your passions. It seems that people are always saying “follow your passion” when it comes to deciding what career to enter or what business to start. I am definitely one of those people that give the advice “do what you love”. The reason why this is the...

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