Successful Home Business Tips

Successful Home Business Tips

home business couple with laptop and bookA home business is something that comes with a few advantages, but it can be hard to know just what to do to make one successful. Some mistakes are common and easily avoidable. The following advice will help you succeed at running a home business. Continue reading

Is Multi-level Marketing For You?

Is Multi-level Marketing For You?

mlm is it for meAre you getting sick of the day job you have? Does telling your boss to just forget it give you a little thrill? Do you often dream of being your own boss and only working for yourself?  Pitfalls and tips….  Continue reading

Helpful Internet Marketing Tips For Any Business

Helpful Internet Marketing Tips For Any Business

internet marketing light bulbAlthough you may be very eager to start up your web business, you should first slow down and really examine what you know about marketing via the Internet. Continue reading

Home Business Tips You Can Use Right Now

Home Business Tips You Can Use Right Now

home business mom and kids indexEven if you’ve been involved in home business for years, you can still learn things that will improve your efficiency. Hopefully this article had sparked some new ideas and provided you with information that will help you improve your business. Continue reading

Are Goals and Outcomes Important or Irrelevant?

Are Goals and Outcomes Important or Irrelevant?We have all heard that to attain success we need goals and a plan to get to those goals.  We focus on our outcomes and our desired end goal.  But is that all there is?

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“Failure Is The Path of Least Persistence” True or False?

“Failure is the path of least persistence” True or False?

My favorite quote – Interpreted.  “Failure is the path of least persistence” The concept behind this has real meaning for me in my educational pursuits as well as when I started my online business. Continue reading

Small Online Business? Use These Viral Video Marketing Tips.

Small Online Business?  Use These Viral Video Marketing Tips.

You have a small business or an online based business and are looking for some ways to get your name “Out There” and spread the word.  Viral Videos may be a good idea. Continue reading

The Panic of Starting an Online Business Exposed!

The Panic of Starting an Online Business Exposed!

question mark little white guy imagesThe idea of working at home in your robe and slippers with coffee mug in hand sound like a Utopian Dream or Nightmare?  Ahhhh the joy of no alarm clock, no nasty boss, rush hour commute earning money from home = Dream Position — Is it for real though?

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Want to Find the Best Online Home Business?

Want to Find the Best Online Home Business? 

home business closet officeThe best online home business will follow the formula for success.

1.         The mission and the business model must be clearly stated and understandable.  Is it a franchise, a MLM, partnership, online store  etc?

2.         The training and knowledge of the company must be easy to understand and complete.  Too much techno-jargon will scare away the beginner, but training should take into account some folks are a bit advanced.  So the balance is beginner information with another tab for the more advanced person to begin their training.

3.         The mentor, must be very knowledgeable, break things down for understanding and very available to answer questions.  He needs to show you respect and help you.  A mentor never looks down on you, a snob does.  Availability is the key to keep the momentum of learning rolling, email, phone calls, webinars etc.  Easy access to your mentor thwarts frustration.

4          The support and community must be available and hold you accountable for what you say you will do.  Technical support and The support and information from others that are in the business is invaluable.  The mentor should hold you responsible to follow through with the steps you agree to perform.  You should hold yourself responsible to follow through so your business can grow.   Does the company have a forum website, webinars or another easy way for members to communicate?

5          Goal driven behavior must be fostered by the company’s program for you to emulate.  Your mentor and training programs must show measurable and attainable goals or goal steps.  Does the company have a clearly defined career progress path that is spelled out so you know where you are on the ladder of success?

6.         The next part involves YOU taking full advantage of the 5 steps above.  No halfway “I’ll try statements”!  Just make the commitment “I will do this step, follow the guidance.”  Commitment and follow through with the steps to success is the path to follow.

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Small Businesses Most Important Trait for Success

The Most Important Trait for Small Business Success

detective searching imagesI have been reviewing articles about traits that foster success in small businesses.  From my review of many articles I believe the most important trait is a well defined niche market.

Small businesses will benefit the most from the very narrow niche markets Continue reading