Why Your Passion Is The Secret Ingredient

 It is 5 a.m., and I am here in front of my computer ready to write my next blog post.   My mind is clear,  I have my plan, and I feel the energy I need to reach my goal.   I am ready to roll!  You might think it crazy getting up at this…

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8 Things That Matter When You Are Growing A Solo Business

    If you would ask me today where you should focus to make your business successful, I would probably answer that you should focus on many things.   Business is complex and involves many skill domains.   Today, I will give you seven things that I know will matter to you as you grow…

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3 Ways to Demystify Business Ideas

(This post is the third in a series covering the eight stages of solopreneurship.)   Note: This turned into a very long post!  I will separate recognizing a business idea and searching for one into two separate posts. 

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Today, I Choose To Create My Future

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Three Key Challenges For Aspiring Solopreneurs

“Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly.” – Stephen R. Covey    (This post is part of a short series of blog posts on the eight stages of entrepreneurship.)   Most of us have had a business idea at one time or another.  It…

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The Eight Stages of Solopreneurship And How to Survive Each

Being a solopreneur does not mean starting one set of activities and keep doing those activities until you reach your goal.  It is a series of stages, with each phase having an entry point, an exit point, a set of objectives and measurements.  I’m going to dedicate the next blog posts to covering the eight…

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120 Warning Signs Your Startup Might Fail

Recently, a young aspiring entrepreneur asked me for a list of signs that a startup is failing.  I thought you might be interested in the list I gave him as well.   This took about fifteen minutes to write down. 

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Can Solopreneurs Afford To Be On Just One Platform?

This question arose during my morning read:  can solopreneurs afford to be working on just one gig platform?  I read several articles this morning that covered the trend in corporations managing gig platforms.   It seems it will be the hot topic for corporations in 2016.   There will be more in 2016, and managing…

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Defining Your Business Purpose: An Alternative for Solopreneurs

 It has been a busy week.  I have added a new set of business building activities to my schedule and added several more working hours to my day (I’m now up at 5 AM following Hal Elrod’s Life S.A.V.E.R.S morning routine).  Good stuff that I will report back on soon! What is the Purpose of My…

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Mobile Blogging 2016: Will It Trend?

I’m out on an evening walk wrapping up the day with some reflection.  I read the other day that mobile blogging will be a trend to watch in 2016.  Funny, I can find very little on it searching on Google. So how about you?  Will you add mobile blogging to your blogging routine?  If so,…

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