I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: the most successful business owners are those who continue to study and master new things. Just because you have a successful online business or a popular online blog, and are generating a lot of revenue, it doesn’t mean you can stop learning. The world is changing rapidly and anticipating – and adapting to – these changes can help you stay ahead of the market. Over the past couple of years, there are an increasing number of online entrepreneurs and business owners going back to school to pursue a masters in business administration online. An MBA is actually one of the best degrees to pursue if you’re an online business owner. Here are some of the reasons why an MBA is good for your online business. It’s Easier Than Ever Pursuing an online … [Read more...] about An MBA Is Good for Your Online Business. Here’s Why.
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Earning money doing something you love really is the ideal situation. And thanks to the internet, more people than ever are able to utilize their skills and turn what was once a hobby into a business that can earn you a decent income or even become your full-time job. If you’re smart about it, you can make the most of just about anything you’re good at and reap the financial rewards. Here are some of the ways you can turn something you love into an income. These methods could also be used to get you some passive income. Blogging Blogging is free to set up, you can write it on any topic, and it gives you an incredible opportunity to connect with likeminded people. Blogging is certainly a good hobby to have, and along the way, you will pick up a wide range of skills that you … [Read more...] about Earn Money Doing The Things You Love
All business owners know that the employees are one of the most important aspects of all. As long as they are cared for, you can be certain that all else will fall into place. It is they, after all, who are responsible for the daily work which keeps your business going. If you want any kind of lasting success for your business, then knowing how to motivate your employees is vital. However, many entrepreneurs struggle with this. It can be difficult to know exactly how to motivate a whole group of people, day in, day out. Yet, doing so is often important, as it means that your business will be more likely to continue on for much longer. If you are curious as to how you can more effectively motivate your employees, then read on. Here are some of the most essential things to consider in that … [Read more...] about Can Motivating Your Employees Be A Walk In The Park?
The most successful businesses are those who can adapt to market changes quickly and effectively. To be able to have this quality, businesses – and every member of the team – must be able to develop a pleasant and conducive working environment. It is clear that establishing a strong company culture can help make a business more competitive and the recent infographic by Washington State University provides a lot of interesting insight about this phenomenon. The best way to develop a strong sense of belonging among employees is by ensuring that employees’ work is meaningful. Acknowledgment can drastically increase motivation, which will result in better productivity and more employees taking active steps towards contributing more to the company. Ignoring someone’s work, on the … [Read more...] about Turning an Ordinary Business into a Family of Skilled Workers
There’s little argument that the smartphone is one of the most important tools that an entrepreneur can have on their person at any time. There’s the importance of being able to communicate with your team at any point. Not to mention the ability to bring up information you need in the moment. But a smartphone can do a lot more than that. In fact, some might argue you can even run your business from it. Manage your marketing Okay, so you can send Tweets and Facebook posts through your phone easily. No problem. But that’s not as far as your online marketing efforts should go. You want to be able to schedule content and look up the analytics of what’s hitting and what isn’t. Nowadays, there are plenty of social media apps that help you do that even on your mobile. Better … [Read more...] about Business On The Run: Staying Effective While Staying Mobile
Is your blog starting to stagnate a little? Are you unsure of what to do next? These are common situations that bloggers find themselves in. It doesn’t have to be such a bad thing, though. When your blog is at a crossroads, it gives you the chance to take stock of things. You can look closely at the situation and how it might be improved. It might be time to take your blog in an entirely new direction. Or you could just make a few changes that take it to the next level. There are all kinds of ideas that can be employed to take your blog in a new kind of direction. At the end of the day, all of this will be up to you. But to give you some ideas, here are some of the expansion plans you might want to put in place. Find New Writers Finding new writers can be one of the very … [Read more...] about Beyond Blogging: 6 Ways to Expand Your Blog in a New Direction