Were you ever that kid who collected rocks from your driveway, turned them into pretty painted paper weights and sold them to neighbors for a few dollars?
Perhaps you ran a lemonade stand but yours was not just any old lemonade stand.… Read more
In 1977, Debra Sivyer got an investment from a banker to start her own business in Palo Alto, California.… Read more
There is no such thing as certainty when starting an online business.
No solopreneur can know whether, when or how big the profits will be. We would never have had Google (Brin and Page planned to sell corporate search to monetize).… Read more
Owning and building a business, whether it’s online or offline, takes a considerable amount of work in the first few months. It also requires that you change your mindset. Instead of seeing yourself as an “employee,” you now need to view yourself as an “entrepreneur.”
With this mindset, you understand that you must invest time and energy upfront to build a thriving business.… Read more