The term “dog eat dog” is a gross understatement when applying it to small businesses. A mind boggling fact: 80% of all small businesses will fail within the first few years of operation. This is a very sobering statistic, even if you’re not trying to run a small business. When you open it up and..
….you have to keep moving forward. 2014 has been a turning point year for me. There can’t be many times in an entrepreneurs life that so many things can happen to cause a great amount of change, and for me, both personally and professionally, this has been a year to remember. Besides getting married which..
When I’m out talking to people about business, technology or their start-up ideas, I get asked often why I think their idea hasn’t taken off or gotten traction. Although I’m not a leading expert in the field of traction, what I can observe is that there seems to be an epidemic in Britain today with..
You go to sleep everything, having done the things you’ve done, hoping that what you’ve done is going to either move you forward in your life, or at least taken care of what you deem to be important. After all, don’t we all do only the things which we think are valuable to us? Quite..
There’s a reason why in the army, they can have such small teams of people do incredible missions and accomplish unbelievable tasks. They call it military precision and that’s how you should be in your life if you want to get the things you want like love, success, achievements and fulfillment. Things don’t just happen,..
I found this video a while back in its short form and recently came across the long version and realised that there was more impact when the video was placed in context. This was Arnold Schwarzenegger’s now legendary “Life’s 6 Rules” speech, originally used during the Governor’s 2009 USC Commencement Address. Watch the video below..
In any line of business, no matter if you are online of offline, there is no substitute whatsoever for putting in some hard work and doing the 10,000 hours which Gladwell talks about in his book Outliers. When I hear of all these so called “internet marketing” systems and programs which teaches people to become..
When was the last time you did something for the first time? When you do something for the first time it’s often scary and exciting at the same time. You get a real sense that you are extending your boundaries and sometimes you might even feel a physical reaction to a mind shift. I was..
My mind is positively buzzing with new ideas after another day full of reminders and new insights into the world of online marketing. I’ve been in this business myself for a long time, yet there is so much more to learn. Wherever we may be in our lives, whatever we think we are good at,..
We’ve all heard and probably used that saying “actions speak louder than words” but what does it really mean to you? There have been many other quotes over time about the power of action, one that springs to mind is Benjamin Franklin’s quote; “Well done is better than well said”. What kind of actions and..