Do you wash your hands?

In the early 1800s, an epidemic commonly known as “childbed fever” was wiping out as many as 30% of all childbearing mothers per year. Doctors were perplexed by the mortality rate of the mysterious disease.  They were constantly looking for a cause and cure. In 1846, Dr. Ignaz Semmelweis began a study that would change […]


Pat Flynn: Building a Multi-Million Dollar Empire Giving Stuff Away

Any time I look for inspiration as an entrepreneur, I always tend to look to Pat Flynn. Why? Well, for starters, he kind of came by his first online income stream by accident. Then he built a HUGE million-dollar-a-year business being what he calls a “crash dummy” for online entrepreneurs. Intrigued? I know I was […]


17 business tips offered almost a century ago

Recently, I was cleaning out my desk and I found an old pamphlet titled Dale Carnegie’s Golden book.  Dale Carnegie was a bestselling author and motivation speaker in the early to mid 20th century. Dale Carnegie’s advise is timeless.  You can take the principles that Mr. Carnegie taught almost a century ago and use them […]


10 Qualities of a Successful Entrepreneurs

As an entrepreneur and someone who works with entrepreneurs, I can tell you without a doubt that the successful entrepreneurs possess certain characteristics. Things that make them unique, driven and focused. But I can also tell you without a doubt that some of these characteristics can be learned. I know this because I’m still developing some […]

Successful Entrepreneurs

Small Home Business Ideas You Can Launch For Only $100

When it comes to starting a business, it’s a common misconception that entrepreneurs need a lot of money to start out. Aside from sizable capital, there are other prerequisites that are other expenditures that new business owners need to consider such as business plans, a physical office, complicated legal matters and much more. However, there […]

Small Home Business

Top Productivity Hacks from the Rich and Famous

Nobody knows productivity like…well…the productive. Would you agree? Here’s the thing – the richest people in the world who have created their own wealth have learned a thing or two about what it takes to make the most of their time. If you’re anything like me, I sometimes struggle with staying on-task and getting as […]


Is Information Overload Killing Your Dream to start your own business?

Want to know what often can  hold us  back from pursuing our dream to start our own business? Okay, so it may be a lot of things, but I’m willing to bet that one of your biggest obstacles is overwhelm, or… Information overload! How do I know? Because throughout the last couple of years, I […]

Dan Miller and Michael Hyatt

5 Tips That Will Help You Keep Your New Year’s goal of being your own boss

It’s a new year and a great time to make changes, but if you’re anything like more than 40% of the American population, you won’t even keep your New Year’s goal of being your own boss past the first month! It’s true!  Studies show that most people never achieve what they set out to at the […]

New Year's Goal Be Your Own Boss

10 Characteristics of a Successful Entrepreneur

What it takes to be an Entrepreneur


I’m not going to sugar coat it…being a entrepreneur can be hard. Yes, it’s fantastic setting your own hours, creating your own income and not answering to a boss, but the truth is, you need to either currently possess or hone some skills to make sure you have what it takes to be an entrepreneur. When […]