Category Archives: Entrepreneurs

Are Millennials The Lost Generation? [Infographic]

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How about we start talking about what we do bring to the table?

Let’s start creating labels such as: tech-savvy, entrepreneurial and optimistic. Millennials are constantly receiving punches to the gut, yet we continue to thrive. This infographic highlights many reasons why millennials deserve better. We are the future of the workforce and it is time to begin realizing what we are all about.   

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How Top 1% Performers Focus on Progress… Not Productivity

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Productivity is hard. I mean, every single time I sit down to “get something done”, I get distracted.

I often find myself starting a new project, idea or pursuit then somehow, someway….letting it fade into the mist. Until eventually, it’s no longer part of my life. Countless times I have tried to get something done and for whatever reason…just couldn’t.

So, I took a hard look at my habits and I discovered something that has been a HUGE factor in me starting 3 profitable businesses in the last 12 months and ejecting myself out of 9-to-5 misery.

Here’s what I’ve been doing. Let me know what you think.   

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Very Successful Careers Are Very Rarely a Straight Line [Infographic]

Many young professionals stress heavily about finding their career path straight out of school. “I’m so stressed! I don’t know what I want to do with my life!!” they lament. Some others begin their careers full of angst for their entry-level job, wishing they were already occupying a desk in the C-suite at the end of their first week. What all young professionals should remember is… with some talent, a little luck and a hell of a lot of hard work you can be anything you want, and rise to any level. How do we know? Ever heard of Richard   

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Entrepreneur or Employee: Which Are You?

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Almost every entrepreneur has been an employee at least once in his or her life. Whether it was their first job as a Starbucks Barista, or their most recent position as a Business Development manager for a software company, it’s unlikely they’ve always known they wanted to be an entrepreneur.

However, it’s not unlikely that they’ve always been different than their co-workers…   

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5 Points to Consider Before Becoming Your Own Boss

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Within each of us is a desire to be our own boss. We’ve all had our “million dollar” idea or one too many horrible bosses that make us want to start our own company.   

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You’re Already a Millionaire: All You Have to Do is Show Up

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Lots of people have big dreams and ambitions, but it’s only the people who execute them who are actually successful. Everyone else quits, stops showing up, listens to the naysayers, or throws in the towel. They never push through the struggle or truly act upon what they want to do in life. Their dreams, stay dreams…   

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