7 Ways to Become a Better Leader
If you want to be a successful entrepreneur, you need to first be a successful leader. After all, motivating and inspiring your team to come in every day and do their best work is arguably the single most important aspect of the job. Witten by Laura Entis, a staff writer at Entrepreneur.com. Discussions of leadership often […]
What is the Best Age to Become a Successful Entrepreneur?
The term ‘entrepreneur’ often conjures up an image of a young, enthusiastic risk-taker or computer whiz-kid, hungry to make a fortune from the next big thing. Reprinted from business2community.com. Written by Rachel Craig. Starting a successful business, on the other hand, requires a little more savvy. But the best age? That matter is up for […]
How to Teach Your Children to Become Entrepreneurs
Here is a great article by Sarah Santacroce about how to develop our children to be Entrepreneurs. http://smallbusiness.foxbusiness.com/entrepreneurs/2013/12/12/can-teach-our-children-to-become-entrepreneurs/ I never planned to become an entrepreneur. In fact, I kind of slid into it. But now that I think about it, my dad was an entrepreneur for as long as I remember, and so was […]
How to Be a Successful ‘Mompreneur’
Starting a business is no small feat. It takes a lot of time, money and energy to launch a successful startup, even if your business is your only focus. Reprinted from http://www.businessnewsdaily.com/5560-mom-entrepreneur-startup-tips.html Mothers who decide to become entrepreneurs have to balance the equally demanding roles of parent and business owner, and anyone who has taken this […]
Working at HOME: Strategies for Success
Working at home sounds great until you try to do it. It’s amazing how many issues and obstacles can pop up between you and your original goals. Creating a smooth blend among home, family, and business can be tricky at times. Here are some suggested strategies: Reprinted from: http://www.newsfix.ca/2013/12/04/working-at-home-strategies-for-success/ Take yourself seriously. This is probably the […]
Mompreneur- 7 tips for building a strong support system
Mompreneur- 7 tips for building a strong support system Reprinted from Maya Rahal. Here are a few tips for making it all work while running a business or working at a startup: Find a full time nanny. Making a living is hard, and for people in their late 60s with no retirement plan, it’s even harder. […]
New profile in The SCOUT Guide
We are very excited about the new Scout Guide publication. -The Scout Guide is an annual publication that highlights Knoxville’s best of the best locally-owned businesses. We encourage you to keep loving local, building up our town, and supporting local artisans in all of the cities that you visit!