Business success comes from a combination of vision, passion, and hard work. All three are required or your business path will be rocky. If you eliminate any one of the three, you may as well close up your business now.
That train to success is waiting for you to climb on today. It’ll be chugging along as we share information to encourage you, to show you how-to, and to help you along the way.
Are you ready to climb on or are you going to stay behind at the station? You can get your free ticket in the sidebar below
Now, start reading and start learning!
For those of you who have watched the economic series on the CBS Evening News and are in the Gift Basket Industry, don’t be discouraged by it. Unfortunately, the news media always plays up the negative and the gloom and doom and not the positive. Viewers aren’t interested in what is good in our world. … Read moreRead More
Greg Lamb wrote an interesting article in the Christian Science Monitor that should make all of us stop and think before selling or recycling a computer. In a recent research project, the research team bought 300 used machines from several sources including ebay. They found that about one-third of them still contained personal or business … Read moreRead More
One of the hardest challenges faced by small business owners, is that of planning, and working forward, and not just keeping up with the screaming demands of today. It is very hard to balance getting work done that lightens the load in certain areas when the load in those areas is so heavy you have … Read moreRead More
There must be some of you that are good at cold calling. . . which means simply calling a prospective customer that you’ve had no previous contact with and trying to sell your products. But, from what I’ve heard, most folks dread it like the plague and quickly become discouraged when the “not interested” answers outnumber … Read moreRead More
Since starting this series on blogging, there has been a lot of interest. And one question that I’ve been asked several times is: How much traffic can a blog really generate? Another question is: Doesn’t it take a long time to make it worthwhile or to be effective? The answer to the first question depends … Read moreRead More
You don’t have to have your own blog to be able to use blogging to your advantage and increase the number of incoming links to your website. Most blogs welcome comments and allow you to leave your website address when you make a comment. The way to use this method of “blogging without a blog” … Read moreRead More
Some people fold after making one timid request. They quit too soon. Keep asking until you find the answers. In sales there are usually four or five “no’s” before you get a “yes.” Jack Canfield There are a number of reasons why a business folds and closes its doors. But many of them quit too … Read moreRead More
In our other blogging posts, we talked about why you should blog and some things to consider when starting a blog. These are all important but I suspect you’re reading this series because you want to profit from your blog by building your business. Remember that your blog will be different than all the others out … Read moreRead More