5 Ways to Be a Better Leader

Photo by fauxels from Pexels Good leadership is key to a company’s success. Everything starts from the top, so a leader must invoke confidence in their employees, team members, customers and clients. A strong leader doesn’t shy away from difficult situations or tough decisions. If you’re in a leadership position, the behaviors listed below will help grow your Read More …

Business & Marketing Strategies to Stay Afloat During COVID-19

Photo by Tim Mossholder from Pexels The US has entered into lockdown mode as COVID-19 sweeps the nation. With restrictions on restaurants, bars, and other businesses, millions of Americans are left quarantined and housebound.  Many companies have closed their doors to slow the spread. Business owners and entrepreneurs are understandably worried about losing customers, having Read More …

CEO Heidi Ganahl Offers Advice for Young Women

Photo Credit: Asa Dyer   Known for her work in founding and growing the $100 million pet care franchise, Camp Bow Wow, entrepreneur and CEO Heidi Ganahl recently announced the release of her new book titled SheFactor, aimed to guide and encourage young women to achieve success in their careers, personal lives, and beyond. The SheFactor book Read More …

Expert Entrepreneurship Advice from Megan Yelaney

Have you been thinking of starting your own business? Or maybe you dream of turning a hobby or side hustle into a full-time career?  Megan Yelaney has successfully switched careers and now works as a coach to help other entrepreneurs turn their ideas into flourishing businesses. Below, she offers advice on how to successfully change Read More …

Vijay Eswaran’s Philosophy of Servant Leadership

Successful businessman Vijay Eswaran has a unique leadership philosophy – “service above self.” In a world where most leaders are only thinking of the bottom line, Eswaran believes a good leader knows how to serve others. Eswaran is the author of Two Minutes from the Abyss: 11 Pillars of Life Management. He’s been listed in Read More …

What is a Social Media Influencer and Why Do So Many Hate Them?

A recent drama unfolded surrounding a social media influencer and White Moose Cafe in Dublin. The YouTuber and blogger asked for a free room in return for publicity. In response, the hotel owner posted her request online and bashed the young woman for her request. While one might argue that nothing is free, the response Read More …

Entrepreneurship Advice from Ivanna Diaz Hansen

Despite much hype surrounding the gig economy, just 2% of college grads expect to start their careers as freelancers or contractors. But since it takes the average graduate 6-9 months to land a full-time – freelancing or starting an online business can be a good alternative. Freelancing or starting a small business could not only help Read More …

Be Your Own Boss: Careers in Direct Sales

You’re probably familiar with many direct sales companies, such as Avon and Pampered Chef. Direct sales consultants sell products through a variety of methods, such as in-home showings or online marketing. Direct sales jobs are perfect for those who would like to work from home, need flexible hours or just want a side income. Although Read More …

The Best Small Businesses for College Students

Hossein Ghodsi via Compfight As a college student, you may want to earn money but can’t find a job that’s flexible enough for your schedule. Self-employment offers more flexibility and independence, however it isn’t always easy. Some small businesses require a considerable investment of money to get started, but not  if you already have a Read More …

Self-Employment: Tips on Getting Paid

on line pharmacy Steven Depolo via Compfight In the excitement of starting your  own business, it’s easy to overlook one common entrepreneurship problem -deadbeat customers and clients. Of course, large businesses can face the same issue, but the impact is much greater on small businesses and individuals.  Some people, unfortunately, take advantage of smaller businesses Read More …