Discussions and topics surrounding small businesses, entrepreneurs, self employment and working for yourself.
Episode 69: Cash Flow Basics for Small Businesses; Crap! I Got a Credit Card; Yakezie Challenge Update; July 19, 2011.
Today I intended to cover some lessons I learned about small business cash flow over the last few years. Before I got that far, though, I had to make a confession about an embarrassing new event […]
Financial Accounting vs. Cash Flow Management
When you look at your business financials, how do you know if you’re making a profit? Many small business owners use their profit & loss statements (P&L) as the only way to tell if they’re winning. It’s a natural thing to do. After all, the name of the report has […]
How Skype Helps my Business Grow
As a business owner, I’m always looking for good, free tools to help me be more efficient and grow the business. One of my favorite free tools is Skype.
I love Skype because it’s convenient, it’s user-friendly, and most of all it’s free to use. Yes, you can upgrade and […]
I’m always looking for ways to improve what I do in my business. Most of the time I spend very little, if any, money on the improvements. For this video I spent less than $20. Many times I spend nothing – I simply access some free resources to help me learn more about what I […]
Living In Financial Excellence Episode 23: Following Your Calling, Starting a Business, Pursuing Your Dreams, Sept 1, 2010.
After talking about preparing for a job loss in Episode 21 and job search technique that work in Episode 22, we feel it necessary to pursue the least commonly discussed option: starting your own business and pursuing your passion(s).
– We spent time this weekend with drummer Jeff Jones from one of our favorite bands, Big Daddy Weave (talk about a career that literally rocks). Aside from touring with the band, Jeff has a lot of cool business irons in the fire and they’re all exciting. Check out his website, www.jeffdrummer.com to see how he is following his calling in life.
– What were you put on this earth to do? How are you using your talents to fulfill that calling?
I often have business clients who need a professional looking website but don’t have thousands of dollars to invest with a good programmer to create the site. I usually recommend WordPress as a great platform to get started because is provides a nearly one-stop shop to get a website […]
I often have business clients who need a professional looking website but don’t have thousands of dollars to invest with a good programmer to create the site. I usually recommend WordPress as a great platform to get started because is provides a nearly one-stop shop to get a website up and […]
Living In Financial Excellence Episode 13: Kids and Money. June 23, 2010.
Kids can be one of the biggest distractions when it comes to sticking to your spending plan. They have a way of taking the best plans and destroying them. But did you know it’s really our fault as parents? In this episode of Living […]