5 Habits Of Happy Business Owners

Any entrepreneur will tell you that running a business is both stressful and rewarding in so many different ways. It’s freeing to be the boss, but it also places a huge burden on your shoulders to perform well. This burden of responsibility can drive you crazy if you don’t have some strategies in place create […]

3 Big Mistakes New Bosses Make

Being a boss is difficult. Anyone who has ever had to manage other people know that acutely. There is a fine line between guiding and directing and being “bossy” or “pushy,” and those who are willing to cross it are often hated by their staff, while those who are not willing to be direct and/or […]

5 Deadly Mantras of Business

80% of new businesses fail within the first year and a half, reports this Forbes article. This statistic is terrifying to someone who is trying to get his or her own business off the ground. The truth is, however, that businesses do not fail because they do not have enough startup capital or there is […]

3 Mistakes To Avoid When Starting A Business

Do you remember pets.com? At the very least, you probably remember the talking dog-shaped sock puppet that was their spokesperson. That sock puppet was everywhere during the two years pets.com was in business. And then, just a few months after dropping millions on a Super Bowl ad, they were out of business. What happened? Pets.com […]

5 Winning Personality Traits of an Entrepreneur

According to a 2013 study conducted by Swiss and German researchers, successful entrepreneurs have a very specific set of traits that make them capable of achieving success. They don’t just generate ideas; they are fine tuned to turn those ideas into successful businesses. Here are five personality traits that most successful entrepreneurs share, and that […]

3 C’s Of A Successful Business

When you’re an entrepreneur, whether you are just starting out, or have been running your business for a while, the thing you strive for the most is success. While there are several components needed for success, they can often be summed up with 3 words, or the 3 C’s—courage, calculation, and calmness. Courage The first […]

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