What Side Hustle Should I Choose?

Ever dreamed of running an online store? Or want to take your hobby to the next level and see if you can make any money from it? Do people always ask you for advice on the same thing or ask for your help with something? Perhaps there is a side hustle just waiting to be found, lurking under the surface. But how do you narrow Read More …

10 Steps On How To Budget As a Freelancer

You may ask: “Surely budgeting is the same whether you are a freelancer, employed or a contractor?” Yes, the basics of budgeting are the same. However, budgeting as a freelancer is not necessarily done in the same way as employed people. The basics of budgeting You need to know how much is coming in and from where, you also need to know how much is Read More …

Starting a Freelance Business

Starting your own freelancing business can be an exciting time in your career but it can also be a little overwhelming. You have to make tons of decisions, learn about areas that are out of your comfort zone and get some clients. Now, I’m not an expert at setting up a freelance business as I have only had to do it once -thankfully. But I Read More …

Why I Took a Break From Amazon FBA

I started selling products on Amazon FBA in January 2017 And had a pretty good year. Some products I could buy consistently, some were one-offs but all in all I felt good about the business. Then came a low period whereby, I had some stock returned and refunds requested. Almost a whole batch was faulty and it took time and energy to sort this out. Read More …

I Keep Hearing about Passive Income and Side Hustles. What are they?

What is a side hustle? Side Hustles are jobs or services you can run alongside your full time or part time job. Many people start a side hustle for extra cash, as a way of making money from a hobby or sometimes as a test to see if they can run it as a full-time business. A few examples of side hustles: Start selling products Read More …

Develop Your Brand – Know Like and Trust Principle

One step in starting your own business is creating and developing your brand. So what makes up your brand? In marketing, a brand is so much more than just your chosen logo, colours or what you call your business. It starts with that, but it’s got a lot more to do with the feelings your words, logos, and ideas evoke to your ideal audience. Your Read More …

What is Your Own Definition of Success?

Many people believe that money is the ultimate success. However, there are many wealthy people that are utterly miserable. Maybe success is about more than just money.   You can define what success looks like for yourself. Is success about money? It can be if that’s what you choose, but it can also be about life in general. Why not set several criteria for different Read More …

Consider the Value You Bring to the Table

If you’re having trouble wrapping your head around the idea of packages, you’re not alone. Many entrepreneurs who have worked traditional jobs struggle with this concept. That’s because when you’re working for someone else, you’re forced to watch the clock. You must be present for a certain number of hours. This may mean being a cashier for 8 hours. Even if the store is completely Read More …

10 Effective Habits to be a Successful Entrepreneur

Every career has a set of habits that greatly increase the odds of success. The habits necessary for success will vary from career to career. Fortunately, there are many successful entrepreneurs that we can look to for guidance. It’s not surprising that many of them share the same habits.   “It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others Read More …