Building Your Team

Starting, building, and managing a business may be your best chance to earn a real return on your investment, but it’s no cakewalk. The small business failure rate is substantial – in fact, on average only 29% of...

What Do You Want From Your Business?

I've spoken at length about "how" to start a business. That is, after all, the primary focus of this blog. But one thing I haven't really spoken about is "why." Not why you want to start your own...

Train Yourself To Train Your Team

Experience, as they say, is what you get immediately after you need it. No doubt you've experienced this unfortunate truth many times in your life; I certainly have. That's the beauty of training. It allows us to learn...

The Self-Organizing Team

When you're a leader, you've got a lot on your plate. Some things simply need to be taken care of by you, rather than delegated or outsourced. Naturally, that means that the less attention you're spending on management,...

Letting A Team Member Go

I talk a lot about the importance of having a good team working with you. And with good reason. While there are plenty of business ventures you can undertake completely by yourself, most will require you to work...

CoopCrowd – The World’s First Cooperative Crowdfunding System!

What is CoopCrowd? CoopCrowd is a proprietary platform that allows members to effectively donate or raise funds based on their needs. Unlike the multitude of other crowdfunding organizations that are available, CoopCrowd offers several distinct advantages that become...

An Honest Assessment

It’s no hardship to say something like “it is important to be honest when dealing with your customers and clients.” That’s not a controversial statement because it is, of course, quite true – other than shady businesses that...

You’re Smarter Than You Think

It would be difficult to select a single action or attribute and consider it the one, most important tool to master. You could make a case for the importance of mastering your online presence, for building your team, or for...

With Great Power…

A very wise man once said, "With great power comes great responsibility." Most of you may recognize this quote from the Spider-Man film series as spoken by the character Ben Parker, but it was originally written in 1962...

A Brief Hiatus

If you've been reading this blog regularly - and you should be - then you know I've devoted my life to helping people achieve their own Personal, Independent Earnings™. That's the point of educating people on this site,...