Goal Setting

What to Look at When Doing Your Mid-Year Review

The middle to end of May is the perfect time to do your mid-year review. There’s still over a month left to reach the first-half-of-the-year goals you set for your one-person business. It also gives you enough time to really think about what you’d like to accomplish before the year comes to an end and a new one begins. While everyone’s mid-year review is likely a bit … [Read more...]

A Little Sacrifice Leads to Big Payoffs

When you were in school or first starting out, you probably had a job that required you to work weekends or holidays. There’s nothing more frustrating than having to go into work on a Saturday afternoon when you knew your friends were going out Saturday night—and you’d see their pictures on social media. But you went to work anyway. You had college to pay for, or an … [Read more...]

The Wealthy Franchisee Mindset: How Successful Franchise Owners Think Differently–and How You Can Too

From the brightly lit stage at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville, I looked out at 500 franchisees seated in rounds. The energy was high in Governor’s Ballroom. It was the opening session of their annual convention and the crowd had traveled from all over North America, hungry for new ideas that might grow or save their business. On the surface, they … [Read more...]

How to Boost Your Business Revenue

No matter what your budget, there are strategies that you can use to improve your bottom line and increase your profits. The key to success and increased revenues is to maintain a balance between your long-term and short-term goals. With the right marketing tactics, you can boost your income while cutting your costs. Use the Right Marketing Strategies One of the best ways to … [Read more...]

Why Owning a House Is Better than Renting

While there are some benefits to renting, owning a house is generally the better way to go. That's likely the reason why in 2018, Bloomberg reported that homeowners in America outnumbered renters two-to-one. For those asking themselves the question, "Should I rent or buy a house?" – here are a few reasons why buying is likely to be the better answer. A Better Long-Term … [Read more...]

Master the Art of Achieving Success

Contrary to popular belief, financial success, or any other kind of success in life, isn’t always about just putting your nose to the grindstone. Instead, achieving success is about aligning your thoughts to create a belief system that supports your achievement of success. Holding negative thoughts about what you desire -- as in “Why is so easy for everyone else? or “How am … [Read more...]

Weather the Storm of Constant Change by Strengthening Three Balance Sheets

The COVID-19 crisis has put an exclamation point on the idea that we live in a world of perpetual whitewater. Whether caused by a pandemic, an economy in free fall, an unforeseen change in the competitive business environment, or a problematic geopolitical issue, the world in which we operate is volatile and unpredictable. Success, even mere survival, hinges on being prepared … [Read more...]

How to Write a Business Leader Resume in 2020

A business leader has qualities such as confidence, persistence, and inventiveness, so these same qualities need to come forth on your business leader resume that you will present your candidature in the best possible manner. In this article, we will give you an insight into the important features that will help you write a professional resume that has the power to achieve … [Read more...]

The 2020 Guide to Issuer Sponsored Shares

So, you’ve found yourself in possession of some Issuer Sponsored Shares. Perhaps you earned them in an Employee Share Scheme, or you inherited them from a family member. Regardless how you obtained them, the question you now face is the one of what to do with them. Should you sell them or hold on to them? How do you even go about selling them? Don’t worry! We’ve got all your … [Read more...]