If you’re like most people, you probably have a dream of writing and publishing book someday. Well, if you’re an entrepreneur “someday” is a lot closer than you think thanks to a rise in self-publishing. According to Publishing Weekly, self-published ebooks now account for 31 percent of ebook sales on the Amazon Kindle store. Many […]


You spend all day with your coworkers. However, that doesn’t mean that you’re BFFs, ready to spill all your deepest, darkest secrets. In fact, there are a few things that you should keep to yourself, no matter how comfortable you feel with some of your coworkers. Not only can avoiding gossip and compromising situations at […]

Donald Trump On Your Best Investments

“Sometimes your best investments are the ones you don’t make.” – Donald Trump   The Donald might be an unlikely candidate for President (most don’t care what he says about issues of policy so much as how he says it), but when it comes to business decisions, The Donald Trumps all. He’s been to the […]

keys to self motivation

As you move forward with your business, it’s important to understand what is likely to make you a successful entrepreneur. One of the traits that characterize successful entrepreneurs is self-motivation. As you move forward, it’s important to understand the following things about self-motivation: Self-Discipline and Self-Motivation are Two Different Things One of the first things […]

Adam Smith on Scarcity of Money

“No complaint… is more common than that of a scarcity of money.” – Adam Smith   Though most of us tend to forget that we’re not alone when we’re stuck in this dilemma (“Why am I the only one of my friends who is always broke?”), Adam Smith, an 18th century economist and philosopher assures […]

Earl Warren on Electricity and the Meter

“Ben Franklin may have discovered electricity – but it is the man who invented the meter who made the money.” – Earl Warren   Earl Warren, who changed the social and diverse American landscape with a swing of his gavel, articulated perfectly the relationship between a service, the service provider, and the service customer when […]

Get Your Clients to Pay Their Bills

If you’re a small business owner or freelancer I don’t have to tell you how important it is to get your clients to pay their bills. Without clients paying you, it is possible for it to become a problem for you to pay your own expenses and maintain a positive cash flow. That’s why it’s […]