Tag: #businessmind

Practicing Sales Is A 2-Part Process: Storytelling And Role-playing

“If I had eight hours to cut down a tree, I would spend six hours sharpening my ax.”   Sage advice from Abe Lincoln. But if you’re reading this blog, there’s a good chance you’re […]

Social Entrepreneurship: How to Harness Business to Make the World a Better Place

Some people start businesses to improve the quality of their life, others seek to work for themselves, and some simply see an opportunity in the market that they can’t resist. But sometimes the thing that tickles […]

7 Helpful Tips and Techniques for Pitching a Business Idea

In a world that fosters innovation and technology, new business ideas are gaining more attention from investors than ever before. Angel investors and venture capitalists invest in new businesses every day, even though they know […]

Thinking about starting a business? Ask these 4 questions first

Some people who launch companies end up being wildly successful, but there’s an unpleasant truth: Many fail. Before you risk it all, here’s a quick guide to gauge whether you should go for it, from […]

Ten Years of Going Full-Time With My Business

About ten years ago today, I left my day job. I was a full-time lecturer, but in early 2009 I decided to go full-time with my online business (which I built since 2006). I still […]

How your thoughts shape your reality

We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts we make the world.” Buddha From an esoteric and quantum physics viewpoint, our thoughts, feelings, beliefs and intentions effect […]