Getting Back to Basics Part 5

We’re now on part 5 of our 6-part series called “Getting Back to Basics”.

In case you missed the others, feel free to visit here:

This week, let us watch Les Brown as he talks about getting past our fears and going beyond what’s holding you back to reach your full potential. Let his charisma, warmth and humor transform you into extraordinary achievers by using his own life, and his in-depth study of others’ challenges, to build an understanding of what works, what doesn’t work, and why.

Getting Back to Basics Part 4

Time really flies so fast! We’re now on Part 4 of our “Getting Back to Basics” 6-part series.

In case you missed the others, here they are:

  1. All Up In Yo’ Business: Sole Proprietor, LLC, or Corporation?
  2. The 15 Characteristics of Effective Entrepreneurs
  3. How to Know Your Life Purpose in 5 Minutes

For this week, discovering what skills you have is very important so that you can leverage and capitalize them. This is a big part of thinking about what your potential future will be like. Let us help you find out more about yourself and your strengths.

Getting Back to Basics Part 2

In Part 1 of our 6-Part series, we let you in on the skinny on what type of business is best for you.

Now that you’ve figured that out, it’s time to re-think if you’re really in the making to becoming an effective entrepreneur. If you are any of these, then you’re on the right track.

  1. You take action.
  2. You’re insecure.
  3. You’re crafty.
  4. You’re obsessed with cash flow.
  5. You get into hot water.
  6. You’re fearless.
  7. You can’t sit still.
  8. You’re malleable.
  9. You enjoy navel gazing.
  10. You’re motivated by challenges.
  11. You consider yourself an outsider.
  12. You recover quickly.
  13. You fulfill needs.
  14. You surround yourself with advisors.
  15. You work and play hard.

Getting Back to Basics – Part 1

Welcome to a brand new year! :)

Of course, we’re just all too eager to roll up our sleeves and start making our dreams come true. And for many, that means starting a business that they’ve long dreamed of. However, before you start working on your dreams, it pays to go back to the basics.

In a series of posts we’ve prepared for you, we’ll help you map out your road to entrepreneurship.

How Not to Embarrass Yourself at Holiday Networking Events

christmas networking

So the time has come (again) for holiday networking, and whether you’ve been invited to specific end-of-the-year networking events or simply holiday parties at which you network, you might be thinking one of three things:

  • Great! This is a huge opportunity for me to make new contacts and position myself well for the New Year.
  • God, why me? I just want to hide out at home, sipping eggnog, until this crazy holiday season is over.
  • Cool! Holiday events are the perfect time to cut loose and really let my personality shine.

No matter where you fall on this scale, you can probably use some tips on how to rock those holiday networking events without embarrassing yourself. And, of course, we have them for you.