Category: Entrepreneurship & Small Business

Find an Extra 1-2 Hours to Accomplish More Every Day With These Tricks

~by Haley Lynn Gray~   What would an extra hour or two every day do for your business? What would you be able to accomplish that you just aren’t able to on a normal basis? Would you reach your weekly goals that you just can’t seem to meet every week? Here are some easy ways to gain time…
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3 Problems that the 21st Century Entrepreneur Faces!

~by Donya Zimmerman~ Being an entrepreneur in the 21st Century has many advantages and disadvantages at the same time. Entrepreneurs today are not afraid to take the risk of going out on their own to start a new business. Many small business owners have made countless personal sacrifices in order to start their own business.…
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Email Coping Strategies for Dreamers, Doers and Creators

~by Wendy Kuhn~ I worked for a boss once whose email management strategy was to have me review all of his emails and bring those that were important to his attention. While flawed, this strategy could have worked except that he was never willing to discuss my list of his important emails. Now I have…
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Thriving as a Female Entrepreneur in the 21st Century!

~by Donya Zimmerman~ As a female entrepreneur, you must learn to discover the “true you”. You cannot be like anyone else if you want to have a thriving business. You must know your niche and how to get your message across to your ideal customers. Being a “true entrepreneur” involves being genuine, unique and different. The…
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Increase Your Business Success With the Power of Positive Thinking

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ It’s no secret that with entrepreneurship brings huge amounts of stress, but learning to maintain a positive business outlook can be a learned skill. It will help to stay upbeat, productive, and help keep order and balance in life. Here are the best ways to maintain, and even increase, a positive attitude to…
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Beware the Social Media Trap

~by Haley Gray~ LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, SnapChat, Pinterest… the list goes on. There are so many different social media platforms that it boggles the mind. It used to be that you could advertise on the TV or radio, and know that you were reaching most of your target audience. Nowadays, that’s not true anymore,…
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Listen to Your Heart, for Business’ Sake

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ So many times in business we do things that don’t feel right – because we don’t listen to our heart or conscience. The cool thing about being a business owner is that you get to listen to your heart, and to take your business in the direction that your heart wants…
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How to Stay Organized & Productive While Working at Home

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ When you started your business, you figured that you’d be able to have the best of both worlds: throw in a load of laundry between clients and do the dishes between conference calls. Now that you’ve been home for a while you’ve seen that it’s not possible to keep both the…
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Answer the Phone!

~by Haley Gray~ If I can give any entrepreneur one piece of advice, it is to answer the phone. You need to have a consistent way to answer all of the calls you get, and follow up on those calls. Ditto for emails that you may receive. Every time you get an email or phone…
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How I Became a Best-Selling Author

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ One of the more interesting things I did this past year was to write and publish a book. I used Best Seller Publishing, and wrote a book called Choosing a Caregiver – Expect the Best & Know How to Ask for It. In my book I provide information that I wish…
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