Tag: business advice

How to Start a Successful Small Business

| December 27, 2010 | 1 Comment
How to Start a Successful Small Business

There’s really no single winning formula that can guarantee the success of your business. You just need to find the right business idea, and execute your strategies flawlessly. Of course, that’s easier said than done.

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Ten Game Changing Strategies to Achieve Success and Find Greatness

| November 23, 2010 | 0 Comments
Ten Game Changing Strategies to Achieve Success and Find Greatness

From Dr. Randal Pinkett, the first and only African American to win NBC network’s hit reality TV show The Apprentice, here’s an inspiring article that provides a strategic roadmap to help African Americans succeed. It presents a trailblazing path for leveraging ethnic and cultural assets to not only win the game of success in any arena, but to reshape America and leave a powerful legacy.

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What Inspires Successful Women Entrepreneurs?

| November 2, 2010 | 2 Comments
What Inspires Successful Women Entrepreneurs?

What inspires successful entrepreneurs? What words of wisdom guide their actions and thinking? Paul Thornton in his new book “Leadership – Off the Wall” looks at the quotes leaders and successful women entrepreneurs post on their office walls and keep on their desks.

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The Biggest Mistakes Small Business Entrepreneurs Make

| August 14, 2010 | 1 Comment
The Biggest Mistakes Small Business Entrepreneurs Make

While freedom of business ownership may be the motto of entrepreneurs, only a small percentage of entrepreneurs are truly free. Instead of running their businesses, they let their businesses run them. Learn some of the biggest mistakes entrepreneurs make that keep them running on the wheel.

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6 Strategies to Overcome Adversity

| May 13, 2010 | 1 Comment
6 Strategies to Overcome Adversity

Even though there is talk that things are turning around, 2010 is going to be tough for many. Learn how 10 extraordinary people overcame great adversity in their personal or professional lives by applying winning strategies that guided them out of the darkness of near-defeat and into the light of success.

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How to Start an Online Business from Home

| April 27, 2010 | 4 Comments
How to Start an Online Business from Home

If you are one of those potential entrepreneurs looking to start a business on the Web, below are the important questions you need to consider.

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Start-Up Advice for the City Girl Who’s on a Budget

| March 30, 2010 | 10 Comments
Start-Up Advice for the City Girl Who’s on a Budget

What are the first steps you need to take when starting a business? I have outlined some crucial steps that will help guide you in the right direction.

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How Prepared Are You to Run a Business?

| March 8, 2010 | 5 Comments
How Prepared Are You to Run a Business?

Are you prepared to run a business? This is the question that Linda J. Lord’s new book “The Pitch: Business Lessons Learned on the Soccer Field” explores. Making the decision to start a business is just the first step; the real test is how well you can run the business. Your level of preparedness – mentally, intellectually and emotionally — can spell the difference between the success and failure of your business.

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How to Reduce Your Risks When Starting a Business

| February 12, 2010 | 0 Comments
How to Reduce Your Risks When Starting a Business

Risks are a constant in entrepreneurship. There are always risks in every step of starting and running a business. The key is anticipating these risks, and trying to find ways to reduce (if not totally eliminate) risks.

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Work-Life Balance: Tips From Successful Small Business Women Entrepreneurs

| February 8, 2010 | 2 Comments
Work-Life Balance: Tips From Successful Small Business Women Entrepreneurs

When you start a business, the pressure of making the business work may compel you to work 24/7. You are hungry for new business and you feel the strong urge to prove that your business idea works. More importantly, you need to get the business start earning some money – and fast. As a result, […]

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