Tag: All About Entrepreneurship

  • How To Prevent Burnout While Working From Home

    How To Prevent Burnout While Working From Home

    Working from home is awesome. However, it does have a dark side. A recent survey from Robert Half shows 4 in 10 US workers report burnout due to having flexible schedules. These schedules, while a boon to some, are a problem to those workers because they are working longer hours. When you can make your […]

  • USPS Connect: Affordable Next-Day Local Delivery

    USPS Connect: Affordable Next-Day Local Delivery

    The small business newsletter I read alerted me to a new service from the United States Postal Service: USPS Connect. This service gives small businesses fast shipping options to their local customers with same-day or next-day delivery. Here’s The Benefits of USPS Connect One of the benefits of USPS Connect is that small businesses can […]

  • Health Insurance Options For Entrepreneurs

    Health Insurance Options For Entrepreneurs

    One of the major reasons many Americans forgo their entrepreneurial dreams is because of health insurance. Some don’t know how to purchase health insurance. Others can’t afford private health insurance. And there’s a growing population of citizens with chronic conditions and their employer health insurance provides better benefits than private health insurance. So what are […]

  • Entrepreneur Burnout: How To Focus On Self-Care

    Entrepreneur Burnout: How To Focus On Self-Care

    Entrepreneurs work long hours. That’s normal when you create a new business or start on an important project. Although this is normal these long hours lead to entrepreneur burnout. When that happens the individual’s mental and physical health deteriorates. In addition, their productivity falls which could lead to problems within their business. How can you […]

  • How To Start A Business With Little Money

    How To Start A Business With Little Money

    I wrote previously on my website about how to prepare mentally and financially for entrepreneurship. While those articles warn readers to take their time before jumping into the lifestyle I know there are people who want to start now. And these individuals won’t have all the money to start but still want to anyway. If […]

  • Getting Payments From Your Clients On Time

    Getting Payments From Your Clients On Time

    I subscribe to a daily small business tip from Big Ideas for Small Business and the Idea of the Day from March 3 really struck me. Independent contractors have a hard time getting payment for their work. It’s so bad that 75% of these individuals aren’t getting payment on time. About 16% of them have […]

  • Don’t Be A Stingy Entrepreneur!

    Don’t Be A Stingy Entrepreneur!

    Running a business takes money. You have to purchase goods to sell to your customers. Or you need to buy services to improve your business. Whatever the reason when it comes to your business’ expenses don’t be a stingy entrepreneur! If you choose to go this route you will harm your business. Maybe even cause […]

  • Professionalism Is Key To Entrepreneurs

    Professionalism Is Key To Entrepreneurs

    As an entrepreneur I have dealings with many others. Sometimes I interact with great ones who know their stuff. Other times I deal with a business owner who is unprepared or doesn’t have the time to answer my questions. While I understand everyone has bad days when we go to work we can’t allow that […]

  • How To Pick Good Clients

    How To Pick Good Clients

    As entrepreneurs our customers are our boss. They determine our work schedule and project deadlines. If you have a bad customer he or she can cause a tremendous amount of stress and hardship. Or they could choose not to pay you for your product or services, leaving you in a bad financial position. I don’t […]

  • Salary Disclosures: A Must In Job Openings

    Salary Disclosures: A Must In Job Openings

    It sucks to view a job that didn’t show the salary. Especially so if the job was worth applying for. I remember gauging if applying for the job was worth my time if the salary was lower than my current one. Now that I’m a business owner I don’t want to repeat that mistake. And […]