Category: Entrepreneurship & Small Business

Do You Compare Yourself to Other Entrepreneurs? Stop Now.

~by Donya Zimmerman~   Do you find that you often compare yourself to other entrepreneurs? Unfortunately, many entrepreneurs, especially women, make this mistake. If you want to truly succeed in your business, then you really need to stop questioning and doubting yourself. As a female entrepreneur, you must step to the beat of God who…
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How to Increase The Money In Your Pocket

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ One of the simplest rules of business is that if you want to increase the money in your pocket, you have to follow a simple rule – increase sales or decrease expenses. It’s that easy. Or is it? Is it like dieting, where you need to eat less, and exercise more?…
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Tips for Driving Traffic to Your Website

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ Driving traffic to your website and getting in front of more people is the best way to raise visibility of your company, product or service. It’s the holy grail for a lot of business owners – getting in front of more people to get more business.  To get more traffic, there…
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When Nothing is Going Right

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ If you’re an entrepreneur, you’ve probably had those times where everything sucks. The sun sucks, your family sucks, the job sucks, clients suck, there’s not enough money, so that sucks too. Everything sucks, and you’re down in the dumps. Yuck! Blech! It’s no fun when everything hits all at once, because…
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How to have Spiritual Balance as a Female Entrepreneur

~by Donya Zimmerman~ As a female entrepreneur, I have learned to balance work life and personal life. One way that I balance both sides of my life is by spending quality time with God. To me having some form of “spiritual balance” in your life will make it easier for you to deal with the…
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Obtaining Balance as a Leader

~by Mekel Harris~ Serving as a leader within this fast-paced society requires the contemporary “leadership girl” to be able to wear many professional “heels,” if you will, while at the same time, master the art of balance.  Balance … a word that has become more commonplace in recent years, yet still remains elusive to many…
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The Good, Bad and the Ugly of Entrepreneurship

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ A lot of times when people hear that I’m an entrepreneur, they start making assumptions about what I’m like, or about what my work ethic must be. Other entrepreneurs get what we go through — the ups, and the downs, and the sheer unpredictability of being an entrepreneur.  The Good Since…
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What’s Your Reason?

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ It has been my experience that for most people who start a business, they do it for a reason. There is some driving force for them which nudges them to step out and start a business, and go through all of the work that it entails. For me, I am a…
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How to Take Advantage of National Small Business Week

This week is National Small Business Week! There are over 28 million small businesses in our great nation, each one built from the ground up with blood, sweat, devotion and passion. It is a fantastic week to take some time to reach out to fellow entrepreneurs, be it in your market of business, or many…
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How Entrepreneurship has Changed in the 21st Century

~by Donya Zimmerman~ Entrepreneurship is booming in the 21st Century because more people are opting for small business opportunities over working for large companies. Individuals born after 1990 are no longer willing to follow the old-fashioned custom of getting a 9 to 5 job with great benefits. Individuals who are in their 20s and 30s…
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