5 quotes for every entrepreneur

I love quotes… And thanks to Facebook, I get my daily dose of inspirational, thought-provoking, sweet and powerful quotes each and every day. On top of that I signed up for a few sites and have them sent right to my mailbox. Each time I come across a new one that excites me it goes…

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Jim Rohn’s 4 “ifs” and how they have changed my life

Ever wonder what you were meant to do? I know I did. As a child all I could think of was going to the US for university. My mother being British, she wasn’t too excited about the prospect of me heading off to the States. In fact, that’s an understatement. For years she simply refused…

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12 business lessons from an entrepreneur being in business 12 years

12 years. Hard to believe it’s been that long. 12 years as a small business owner and it’s been one heck of an education. I made many mistakes, lost lots of money and endured tough nights…but I kept at it and somehow I’m still kicking. Over the course of those years not only did I…

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your philosophy, not the economy, will determine your success

Snore… That’s how most people react when I bring up economics. I get it. 5 years ago I felt the same way. Movies, music, travel, sports, gadgets, cars…anything but economics. Today, I live and breathe the stuff. It’s how I spend most of my free time. What amazes me is that despite the incredible effect…

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everything has a price and success is no different

Ouch!!!! Or something along those lines is what I uttered when I hit something in the middle of the road on my bike ride home. Wobble, wobble went my racer as I tried to regain balance then…BAM. There I was…sprawled out across the street. My left elbow took most of the damage and a glance…

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the problems teachers face today

Being a teacher isn’t easy. The salary isn’t that great. It’s often tiring. And thanks to many parents today, it can be quite stressful. Me, I love it. Though not when I worked for a company. When I ventured out and began running my own school, I found it was both a rewarding experience and…

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10 simple tips to a successful marriage

I do. Two simple words. And with those two words our life begins anew. While I understand that marriages don’t always work out, I believe in the “till death do us part.” We’ve all heard the statistics, 50% of marriages end in divorce. And international marriages, like mine, have even worse odds of success. Marriage…

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how to become a marketing genius in the 21st century

Marketing is the lifeblood of any business. Leadership is critical. The vision vital. Product, service and attention to detail all important but what good will any of that, do you if no ones know about you. That’s the job of marketing. Now before I lose some of you, I would like to state that we…

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2 rules to live by to succeed in any business

12 rules. Or at least that’s what I’ve come up. 12 simple rules which, if applied will help you get promoted faster, achieve better results and help build a name for yourself. They work just as well for entrepreneurs starting their own businesses as they do for people working their way up the corporate ladder.…

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the 5 biggest mistakes “students” make in mastering anything

Babies, teenagers, college kids, entrepreneurs, parents, and retirees have one thing in common; they are all students. Some study things willingly, others unwillingly. There is conscious study, and unconscious study. But all that same, we are, at every moment of our life, studying. Our mind has been hard-wired to learn. From the minute we’re born,…

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