Forget About Technology

Technology is a wonderful thing for entrepreneurs. The convenience of email, texting, cell phones, and even being friends and followers on social media platforms have all made it so easy to stay in touch with clients and prospective clients. The (what used to be difficult) task...

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That One Dirty Word

There is one word that I don't allow myself to use, and strongly encourage others not to use it, either. And, surprisingly, it's not a 4-lettter word. It is actually just a 2-letter word. That big dirty word is "if."   In fact, this small little word...

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Lack – You Can Get Rid Of It

When in conversation with fellow entrepreneurs and business owners, many  comment that they lack enough business. Do you hear yourself saying that you lack enough time, lack enough help, lack enough money, lack enough sales?   Have you considered that when you constantly focus on what you...

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Why Did You Choose To Do This?

Over the past 10 years, I have been asked this question, or a similar one, so many times I can't even venture a guess.   "Why did you decide to do inventories?"   "With all the choices, why did you pick such an unknown industry?"   "Why did you you pick...

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Self-employment Is On The Rise

There are some statistics that show this statement to be true. Others are saying that entrepreneurship has dropped over the past two years. The economy is the main reason given for both sides of the issue.   A slow economic recovery results in job loss, downsizing, and...

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How Flexible is Flexible?

You read a lot about franchises and business opportunities that say you will have "flexible hours" when you choose to invest in their industry. There are also many businesses that state that you can have control over your time - that you can set your...

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