Why Your 20s Is the Perfect Time to Start a Business

1. Think it through. I left school to start my first company repairing and manufacturing electric signs, but it wasn’t a spur-of-the-moment decision. I knew the industry because I was already working in it, and I...

4 Things I Wish I Knew Before Starting a Small Business

You can do it. My initial optimism was always tempered by that little voice in the back of my head that said I couldn’t do it. Don’t underestimate the power of self-confidence. Think back to your...

Why Quality Over Quantity Matters When You’re Scaling a Business

But to scale effectively, there are many things you'll need, including sufficient capital, available resources and of course, a long-term plan. In addition, there's one golden rule that stands above all other considerations for scaling...

3 Keys to Managing Cashflow to Grow a Business

1. Diversify revenue streams. First and foremost, try not to rely on only one source of revenue to drive your business forward. “If one well dries up you want to make sure you have something else...

4 Tips for Managing the ‘Nuts and Bolts’ of Your Business

1. Never lose sight of your blueprint, but don't be afraid to update it. Know the industry and research whom your business is really being built for. Business, marketing and, most importantly, financial plans should already...

3 Ways You Can Master Entrepreneurship Without Breaking a Sweat

1. Learn How to Self-Promote Self-promotion is a tricky thing. Do it too much and you run the risk of coming off as braggy, pompous, or salesy. Do it too little and you run the risk of...

3 Keys to Managing Cashflow to Grow a Business

1. Diversify revenue streams. First and foremost, try not to rely on only one source of revenue to drive your business forward. “If one well dries up you want to make sure you have something else...

11 Steps to Starting a Successful Business in Your 20s

1. Start a side hustle. Most people underestimate how much time there is outside of work if you have a standard 9-5 job. If you are working at a job you dislike and want to be...

8 Mistakes Business Owners Make Creating Their ‘About Us’ Page

1. It’s all about you, you, you. Obviously, you need to tell your businesses story. Remember, visitors are curious to learn about you, what you’re doing and how you can make their lives better. Unfortunately, a lot of...

How to Start a Business After Graduation

Start building your network You don’t just get an idea and start a company the very next day. There are few crucial steps of preparation, and building a strong network is one of them. Your network can consist...