Category Archives: Business Owner/Soloprofessional/Entrepreneur

Tips for Part-Time Entrepreneurs to Achieve Full-Time Success

Are you a part-time entrepreneur who wonders why some people seem to achieve full-time success so easily while you may be struggling to make regular, consistent income online. In this video, Montina Portis shares 5 tips for part-time entrepreneurs to … Continue reading

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Skills of a Good Communicator: Infographic

“A good listener tries to understand what the other person is saying.  In the end he may disagree sharply, but because he disagrees, he wants to know exactly what it is he is disagreeing with.” ~  Kenneth A. Wells It … Continue reading

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Success Principles and Quotations for Entrepreneurs

To be a successful entrepreneur it takes a willingness to go out of your comfort zone and apply various skills and expertise, like integrity, leadership, courage and being an action-taker. The following are just a few of the success principles … Continue reading

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Lessons Small Business Owners and Entrepreneurs Can Learn from Diana Nyad

On Monday, September 2, 2013 Diana Nyad successfully completed her goal of swimming from Havana, Cuba to Key West, Florida – a distance of 110 miles and almost 53 hours in the water…after her fifth attempt. There are so many … Continue reading

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A Unique Selling Proposition (USP): Why You Need One

A Unique Selling Proposition (USP) Shortly after I came online at the end of 2008 I realized that I needed a personal website because it was not enough to use the company’s website to be successful.  At that time my … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners: Tap Into Your Network for Support

The Decision Maker and Action Taker Entrepreneurs and small business owners are constantly making decisions that affect their business and by extension, their personal life.  Being a decision maker and action taker are in themselves essential characteristics of entrepreneurs and … Continue reading

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Becoming an Entrepreneur: Characteristics of Successful Entrepreneurs

  Becoming an Entrepreneur The reasons people decide to become entrepreneurs are as varied as the people themselves. They often forget, though, the successful characteristics of entrepreneurs.  Here are some common reasons why becoming an entrepreneur is appealing to many: … Continue reading

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Group Collaboration Creates Opportunities for Participants

One definition of collaboration is “working with each other to do a task. It is a…process where two or more people…work together to realize shared goals.” ~ www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Collaboration. Whether you’re a coach or mentor who interacts with clients, a speaker … Continue reading

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Get Your To Do Lists Done: Manage Your Lists for Greater Productivity

“To-Do lists are a waste of time.”  “I love to have To-Do lists in different formats.”  “I could not live without my To-Do lists.”  “I don’t have time to write up To-Do lists.”  The debates and difference of opinions continue.  … Continue reading

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Conversation with a Local Business Owner About Marketing Tools

Online Marketing Consultant (OMC):  Your website is really beautiful.  Your designer did a great job!  However, there are two things I’m looking for that appear to be missing. Business Owner:  I spent a lot of money on that website so … Continue reading

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