Category: Business

Is Business Easier Now Than Ever Before?

Being young enough to still have a bright future ahead of me, I can’t totally say whether or not it is officially easier to do business now than it was in the past. Guess I will have to call up my Grandma about that one.

Anyhoo, with the rise of technology and the internet, along with people’s interest of shopping online being peaked, there is TONS of opportunity to start a business . Take a look around and you will see very quickly what I am saying. While there may be a large number of people building online businesses, there’s still plenty of room left for more people to have their fair share of the pie, despite how crowded things seem.

With so many people doing this, it automatically appears as though the idea of building a business is easy enough for everyone to do it.

This is true, but there are however some underlying factors that need to take places in order to see success. Those that don’t follow these factors will be the ones screaming that they couldn’t make the online thing work however, many people have come before them and made it happen.

It’s all about perception.  Continue reading “Is Business Easier Now Than Ever Before?”

Can Just Anybody Start a Business?

Millions of people each year dream of starting a business of their own. Some make it happen successfully, some get halfway there, and others either fail quickly or fail to even make an attempt at all.

Sure the idea of starting your own business sounds wonderful compared to building somebody else’s dreams by working for them, but it certainly takes a lot of know-how and hard work. These two things alone can be hard to come by if you’re someone with a family, full-time career and a list of other  responsibilities, but it is still possible.

As someone that took over four years to truly figure out what it takes to build a business, I now know a thing or two about what it takes. And now I want to pass on a little bit of information about what the process took to endure and how you can apply it to your life too.

#1: Set Goals, But Tailor Them To YOUR Life

Setting goals and going after them sounds like common sense sure. That’s nice and everything but if you don’t set goals that are specific to your life then you are most likely going to fail.

There’s a general range of tips people will give like stay consistent, write down your goals and go after  them each day until you’ve reached the summit. Those ARE true, but matter none if the other parts of your goal aren’t tailored to your life, current situation, knowledge base and past experiences to name a few.

What I’m saying is that you can get advice from a million successful people, but if you don’t make it fit your individuality then you may not get the results that you anticipated.  Continue reading “Can Just Anybody Start a Business?”