Category: Growing Your Business

Turning Your Side Hustle into a Full-Time Business

Side hustle, part-time business, your daydream…call it whatever you will, if you want to start calling it your full-time business, this video is for you.

I’m sharing how to turn that business you wish you could give all your attention to into exactly that.

I’ll help you recognize when it’s time to quit your 9 to 5 job and provide you with the three simple steps you need to take to get there.

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9 Reasons Your Business Isn’t Growing

“Why isn’t my business growing?” Have you ever thought it, asked it to a peer or yelled it in frustration?

The answer to this question is going to differ for every business. It may be your products aren’t meeting a need, prices are too high or you just need to spend a bit more money on advertising. Those are all areas that should be analyzed, but before approaching how the business operates, you, the business owner, needs her own analysis.

The business owner can often be her own worst enemy and be the cause of slow business growth. Here are nine possibilities for roadblocks you may be putting in front of yourself.

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Idea to Market: 6 Resources for Manufacturing Your Products

When that big idea hits, it’s hard to know where to start to turn it into a product. You know you need a manufacturer, but don’t know a thing about finding one.

Manufacturing is intimidating. It’s a necessary step that must be conquered in order to turn your product idea into a business. For product-based businesses, it is undoubtedly one of the biggest barriers to starting.

With patience and persistence, it can be overcome. The journey won’t be easy. You will make mistakes, major investments and learn a lot about the world of manufacturing extremely fast.

Whether you’ve been making your products yourself up until now or are starting with an idea, this list will get you started on your search.
 

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Three Steps to Taking Your Business to the Next Level

You’re building your business from the ground up–you ambitious-go-getter, you.

You’re being prudent in your spending, getting your hands dirty doing every task you know how to do and learning quickly how to do those you don’t.

You’ve got grit that would even impress Gary Vaynerchuck.

Yet despite the growth and successes in your business, you’ve trapped yourself in the “I’m a little business” mindset you had when you first started.
 

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Grow Your Business With The Resources & Skills You Already Have

You’ve likely heard the quote by Theodore Roosevelt, “comparison is the thief of joy.”

It is the thief of joy. It’s also the thief of success.

Comparison often leads to a list of excuses that can prevent us from reaching our goals.

Have you ever looked at a competitor or similar business and said, “she’s more successful because she has x, y and z and I don’t have that. That’s why she’s successful and I’m not”? She has an education, no kids, an investor, a celebrity connection, artistic talents, an engaging personality, money to hire a professional photographer or whatever it may be.

Her set of circumstances and talents is different than yours, but she’s not successful because her set is better or more profitable.

She’s successful because she’s figured out how to use what she has. She’s been able to take her unique set circumstances and turn them into advantages.
 

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