Healthy competition can be good for you and your business, but beware of some competition because it could affect you more than you think in a negative way. There are varying types of competition depending on the business you’re in. You need to be careful of what I call “toxic” competition. Continue reading
Choices and Decisions – there is a difference between them. You can make choices on a daily basis and, if you don’t feel like it, you can leave it until the next day. How many times have you made a choice to do something and yet you put it off until tomorrow? Continue reading
What floats your boat? When you’re out to find a way to be achieving success, what better than to find something you are passionate about and then work with people and a business that truly inspires you?
When going online with my business, the biggest hurdle I found when creating content was getting the ideas. After several business ventures that have not been a true success, I have found something that I have a true passion for and something I get inspired by. The people I work with inspire me, the stories inspire me and my focus on my goals inspire me. Now I don’t seem to have any problems with content. Continue reading
When looking at the characteristics of a successful entrepreneur, you really need to see how persistence is an important trait in their make up. Because things tend to go wrong that will, in many cases, cause someone to give up and go back to what they were doing previously or take on a simpler route for them. The persistence and will to succeed is what makes the entrepreneur different from the crowd. Continue reading
Are you someone who feels trapped and stuck in a rut? Having read a lot of Robert Koyisaki’s Rich Dad series of books recently I understand how this can be. I can also understand how the system from government down is helping to cause these feelings. Robert Kiyosaki is of the firm belief that the education system is flawed and we are all subject to being programmed to be like a “slave” in many ways. I agree…. Continue reading
What you give is what you get, give and you will receive or any other analogy of the same thing is completely relevant to where we are today. I don’t know if you’re religious or not, but with it being in the Pentecost Season in UK, it’s all about gifts and giving. The gift that God gave on this day according to all Christian belief is of the Holy Spirit. This made me think about how much online business is based around gifts and giving. It doesn’t matter what your religion, the principle of what I’m going to discuss is the same. That’s to give FREELY. Continue reading
I don’t know how many people you know who are in a home business and network marketing who say “I want to be on stage at the next event”. Several years ago this was such a great achievement as it is now in some ways, but considering what we have at our fingertips these days so we can truly say all the world is a stage.
The internet has built our personal stage. With social media, blogging and video to name just a few simple things, we have the opportunity to become well known and truly influential without physically going on a stage. Continue reading
One of the most important things to think of when building your knowledge and skills for your business is where you look for your sources of information. Who do you listen to when you have a problem to solve and you look for the right advice?
There are some who, when they have a financial problem will talk to their friend or family and ask what they would do. Problem being the people they tend to ask have the same problem themselves and therefore don’t have any solution so everybody stays the same. Continue reading