Archive for the ‘Entrepreneurs’ Category



Business Leadership: Which One Can You Relate To?

  Do you exemplify qualities of a successful business leader? Are you a self-starter? Do you excel in creative thinking and execution of new ideas? Where you lucky enough to be born with “business savvy” skills that just seem to come naturally to you? This article explains the six different types of successful business leaders [...]

High Touch High Tech: Inspiring Young Minds Across the Globe

Often, science is a tool that explains the world around us. It teaches children about life and the world we live in. From a young age, children start inquiring about science. “Mommy, what makes the sky blue”?  “Daddy, how does my gold fish breathe under water”? Science provides answers to these questions for children and students [...]

Home-Based Business’ on the Rise

  Starting a home-based business isn’t a just trend anymore. It’s part of the new reality of the American workforce. The dreams of working at home and being your own boss are very much alive and go hand-in-hand in the modern workforce. It is now possible to start almost any kind of business from home, [...]

Why You Should Buy a Franchise Instead of Starting Your Own

  It is very rare a person will have all the natural expertise in every area of starting a successful business. Franchises provide an organized way to start, operate and grow a business. If the franchise is successful it should give you the whole framework of how the business is started. Each business is individually [...]

4 Online Passive Income Ideas

What is passive income? It is a way to earn money with out being involved after the initial steps have been set up. The idea is to make money with out putting in any effort, essentially make money while you sleep.   1. Start a blog Find your niche and write about it. Seems pretty [...]

What Kind of Entrepreneur Are You?

When it comes to these six types of entrepreneurs, which type are you? Hustler Innovator Machine Prodigy Strategist Visionary The Hustler is an enthusiastic go-getter who can sell just about anything. They are supremely confident and conscientious and won’t let anything stand in their way. Zig Ziglar and Mary Kay Ash are great examples of [...]

Why Didn’t I Think of That? 10 Questions to Ask Before Buying a Franchise

Looking to start a new venture in the franchising world? Remember “Ask Why Before You Buy! What we mean by this is, before buying a new franchise, there are several things you should ask the franchisor.  These questions can give you a lot of insight into what you can expect as part of this franchise.  1. [...]

Starting a Franchise: Buy New or Established?

If you’re looking for a great launch pad to owning a small business, a franchise can be an ideal place to blast off. We’ll help you reduce the hemming and hawing over whether to buy a new or existing franchise. Becoming a franchisee can be a great path to entrepreneurship. Franchisees leverage the strength of [...]

Increase Franchise Cash Flow with PayPal

How can you increase liquidity for your franchise business? One way is to make it easier for customers to pay. PayPal provides a quick, easy, and inexpensive way to accept online payments through your web site. With a personal account, PayPal costs $.30 for each payment received plus 2.9% of the transaction total. There are [...]

How to Choose the Right Franchise Location

Franchising can certainly be less risky than starting your own business from scratch. The franchisor has already done a lot of the work for you: they’ve created a strong business plan and they’ve built strong brand name recognition. Before you can capitalize on their good work, though, you first have to figure out precisely where [...]