What’s Your Problem?

What’s Your Problem?

Many first-time entrepreneurs fall into the trap of selling a product they don’t entirely believe in.

Let’s face it, many of us want a quick fix.

It feels easier and more comfortable, and we think we can make money faster this way.

This is how I started when I stumbled into Internet marketing a few years ago.

My goal was simply to make money.Continue reading…

How To Practice Gratitude (Even If You Don’t Feel Grateful)

How To Practice Gratitude (Even If You Don’t Feel Grateful)

There are times when so much is going wrong in our lives that we forget how much is going right.

Do you ever feel like your business is an uphill struggle? Are your relationships with other people often strained? Do you have days when you feel frustrated, misunderstood, even angry?

I can relate.

Every entrepreneur goes through periods when life is hard and nothing seems to work.

But it is precisely in these bleak moments, when you feel the least grateful and the least positive, that it’s most important to express thankfulness for all that you have.Continue reading…

Are You Too Emotional To Start A Business?

Are You Too Emotional To Start A Business?

Have you ever been called overly emotional? Do you tend to let your emotions get the better of you?

The chances are that if you’re a woman, it’s highly likely that at one time or another you have been accused of being too emotional.

Over the years I’ve often heard this accusation leveled at women, usually by male colleagues.

Although I don’t like stereotypes, I have to admit that there may be some truth in it.

I can only speak from my own personal experience of course but plenty of women have told me enough horror stories to suggest there’s no smoke without fire.Continue reading…

5 Proven Ways To Simplify Your Life

5 Proven Ways To Simplify Your Life

One thing that you should be sure to do before starting your online business and quitting the 9-5 grind is to simplify your life.

Even if you are super-organized, you might not realize quite how many distractions demand your attention throughout your day.

The people around you, money worries, and feeling stuck all affect your energy levels, your creativity and most of all your focus.

Many new businesses fail before they even get off the ground because the entrepreneur becomes overwhelmed by what they have to do next. It’s not just a question of having a to-do list either – you need to eliminate whatever holds you back from achieving your goals.Continue reading…

Why Making Mistakes Helps Create Your Future

Why Making Mistakes Helps Create Your Future

You won’t make it through the rest of this week without making 10, 20 or even 50 mistakes.

In fact, you may make twice as many.

That’s because making mistakes is part of human nature.

No one is perfect, but it seems we’re all superstars at making mistakes.

So why do we all try to fight this? Why are we all so scared of getting things wrong?Continue reading…