Five Hurdles to Overcome for Franchise Ownership

There are many hurdles that someone interested in business needs to overcome.  Here are some typical hurdles that we see that you need to think about before exploring business ownership. 1.) Budget: Perhaps the most common issue for not exploring or going into business for one’s self is an individual’s budget.  And this is not [...]

2016-12-01T00:00:00+00:00December 1st, 2016|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , |

12 Ways To Maximize Efficiency As An Entrepreneur

Being your own boss comes with a lot of responsibility — and a pretty good size to-do list. So how do we make the most out of the hours we have to get everything accomplished?   Learn to say no. We all fall into the trap of stretching ourselves too thin at times. We do [...]

How To Deal With Entrepreneurial Stress

The lifestyle of an entrepreneur certainly isn’t an easy one. There is a lot to get accomplished all of the time, you don’t always feel like you know all of the answers, and often times you catch yourself feeling pretty overwhelmed. However, you aren’t alone — and there are things you can do to help [...]

How To Master Your Personal Brand

In business and in life, embracing our uniqueness and utilizing our individual talents are key to our success and happiness. We all bring different skills to the table, so figuring out how we can hone those skills to reflect who we are and what we are passionate about is vital.   Let’s take a look [...]

Entrepreneurship and Franchising In 2016 — The Facts

Entrepreneurship has become one of the most sought after career choices around the world. Being your own boss could not only have great lucrative benefits, but could also give you more time to do the things you love and enjoy.   Out of approximately 7 billion people worldwide, 400 million are entrepreneurs. This means, 1 in 18 [...]

15 Signs That You Should Ditch Your 9-To-5

Most of us, if given the opportunity, would choose to work for ourselves rather than for someone else. The true entrepreneurial mindset is working 80 hours a week for yourself, so that you don’t have to work 40 hours for someone else. Are you tired of the same boring job, with no room to make the [...]

5 Reasons Your Social Media Efforts Are Failing

So the digital age is here, and our target audiences are all over social media. In fact, out of our total population of 7.395 billion people globally, 2.307 billion are active social media users, with a 10% increase over 2015. Pretty interesting, right?   Generally speaking, if you aren’t having much success with your social media [...]

2016-11-02T00:00:00+00:00November 2nd, 2016|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The 4 Effects of Being a Workaholic

Being dedicated to your career, and having a sense of urgency for getting your to-do list accomplished are two extremely admirable traits — but is it necessary/healthy to work 100+ hour work weeks?   Let’s take a look at some of the effects your workaholic mentality is having on you, and how to address this [...]

3 Ways To Generate High-Quality Leads Through Social Media

Obtaining high-quality leads is the key to keeping any business alive. However, it can be extremely difficult to know the right ways to engage those high-quality leads, and turn them into a brand loyal client.    It’s the digital age, and your clientele are all over social media. So how do we convert our target audience into [...]

15 Ways To Increase Website Traffic

Online marketing is a fun game of trial and error, experimentation and figuring out new ways to delight and engage our clientele. However, internet marketing doesn’t have to be a guessing game, and there are numerous methods that have proven to be successful in the digital realm.    Let’s take a look at 15 ways YOU can increase website traffic [...]