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Two #InspiringSuccess Video Stories

Posted October 7, 2014 under Business, Inspirational | 2 Comments
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Being an entrepreneur is one of the most difficult, but also one of the most rewarding experience you can have in your life. I’d say that the discipline, focus and hard work needed to succeed in business is at par with placing in an Ironman Triathlon, or reaching the peak of Mt. Everest. That’s why […]

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When is the Best Time to Start a Business?

Posted September 22, 2014 under Business | 4 Comments

When it comes to starting a business, we all get several windows of opportunity. Our life is full of instances and scenarios when becoming a entrepreneur is just one step ahead, and all you need to do is take that leap of faith. So when did these windows of opportunity occur and when will they […]

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On Entrepreneurship, Dreamers and World Changers

Posted September 9, 2014 under Business, Mindsetting | 5 Comments

A friend went to a coffee shop one morning and after he gave his order, the barista asked him, “Going to work, sir?” With a stern face, my friend replied, “Going to change the world.” The barista, who was probably caught off guard with my friend’s reply, smiled and then answered, “Kaya pala double tall […]

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7 Compelling Reasons Why You Should Get a Virtual Office

Posted August 22, 2014 under Business, Freelancing, General Information | 4 Comments

Harold is a friend who works as freelance wedding photographer. He meets clients in coffee shops, and he does this at least twice a week. His clients don’t really mind, but sometimes it gets too noisy and they’d have to transfer. His home office is not that presentable to clients. Additionally, he’s also not too […]

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7 Great Investment Options for the Young Professional

Posted August 13, 2014 under Business, Investing | 20 Comments

A few days ago, online news website, Rappler published a sponsored article entitled “Investment options for the young professional”. The post enumerated four items, particularly life insurance, real estate, stocks and business as possible investments. I couldn’t help but react to the article on my Facebook account, particularly on the advise about life insurance and […]

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If at First You Don’t Succeed, Do What These 8 Companies Did

Posted April 28, 2014 under Business | No Comments

Your first business has the lowest chance for success. The reason simply being your lack of experience in entrepreneurship. But that doesn’t mean you are a failure. Because with each mistake you make in your first business, you gain a valuable lesson that will make your next venture better. Just take a look at these […]

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Mr. Skeptic and Mr. Optimist: A Business Story

Posted April 21, 2014 under Business, Mindsetting | 2 Comments

This is the story of two friends, Mr. Skeptic and Mr. Optimist. They both want to start a business, but they don’t know how and where to begin. So they went to Mr. Entrepreneur and asked him… “What’s a good business to start today?” — This is Mr. Entrepreneur’s answer: It all depends on what […]

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How To Know If You’re Ready to Start a Business

Posted April 14, 2014 under Business, Mindsetting | 5 Comments

Many people dream of starting their own business, but unfortunately only a few are able to do so. The reasons vary – from having no business idea, to lack of startup capital; from having no time, to just being too scared of failure. In short, a lot of them delay becoming an entrepreneur because they […]

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On Entrepreneurship and Divergent Thinking

Posted April 7, 2014 under Business, Mindsetting | No Comments

What is divergent thinking? Why is divergent thinking important if you want to become an entrepreneur? Below is a brilliant 3-minute video of Tina Seelig, where she explains convergent and divergent thinking. Towards the end, she shares an Oxford University entrance exam question, that applies the principle of divergent thinking ingeniously. Just like the mathematical […]

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8 Ways To Find Profitable Business Ideas

Posted April 4, 2014 under Business | 8 Comments

How do you come up with a good business idea? How do you know what type of business venture would be profitable today? In this post, we’ll take a quick look at 8 idea-generation techniques that I often use whenever I’m on a “business idea hunt“. I hope these eight strategies can help you discover […]

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Three Perks to Using a Cash Flow Template That You Wouldn’t Expect

Posted March 11, 2014 under Business | 1 Comment

As an entrepreneur, one of the first technical skills I learned was analyzing my business cash flow. Today, we’ll learn how using a cash flow template can help not just save time, but make it easier to see if the business is doing good. Mitchell has the floor today, let’s read his words below. First […]

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What’s the Perfect Experience? This Industrial Designer Has a Great Answer.

Posted January 17, 2014 under Business, Sales and Marketing | No Comments

A went to the house of a friend the other day. When I got there, he texted me that he just went out for awhile and will be back in 10 minutes. Since nobody else was home except his deaf grandmother, and it would be impossible to get her attention through the doorbell, he advised […]

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