A Bit of Everything, Business for Teens, ECommerce, Startup Business

This 16 Year Old Makes More Money Than You: His Ecommerce Story

Since 2008, I have been supporting my family almost exclusively with ecommerce revenue. At least once a week I am asked by my peers (people in the 40ish age group) how I work from home. They say things like, “What exactly is it that you do?” When I tell people that I own ecommerce stores,… Read More This 16 Year Old Makes More Money Than You: His Ecommerce Story

A Bit of Everything, Startup Business

Trading Car Traffic for Cow Traffic: Living and Working in Costa Rica

For over a year, I have been writing the “How To” Start-Up Business Blog for ProblemSolutionHQ.com, a business of which I am a partner. This article is based on an interview with Jerry Thompson, founder and CEO of OfferLogix, from his home in Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Working in Costa Rica after relocating his family from the… Read More Trading Car Traffic for Cow Traffic: Living and Working in Costa Rica

A Bit of Everything, Startup Business

How To Turn Your Software App Idea Into Gold

For over a year, I have been writing the “How To” Start-Up Business Blog for ProblemSolutionHQ.com, a business of which I am a partner. This article about developing your software app was originally posted on that website and I have updated it and shared it here. Visit here to read the original post–> http://www.problemsolutionhq.com/blog/dveloping-your-software-application-idea-from-zero-to-launch/ PLEASE READ… Read More How To Turn Your Software App Idea Into Gold

A Bit of Everything, ECommerce, Startup Business

How I Add 6% Back to My ECommerce Dropshipping Profits in 2 Minutes

On my never ending quest to increase my ecommerce dropshipping profits, I came across this 2 minute hack. Since the process of adding 6% back to my ecommerce dropshipping profits takes about 2 minutes, I am going to make this “how to” short and sweet. PLEASE READ MY DISCLAIMER ABOUT AFFILIATE LINKS. I founded and currently operate… Read More How I Add 6% Back to My ECommerce Dropshipping Profits in 2 Minutes

A Bit of Everything, Blogging, ECommerce, Startup Business

Increase Referral Traffic By 10% Using Your Existing Referral Links

It is widely accepted among website referral traffic experts that referral links from a well established website to a newer one will provide “link juice” and gradually improve the ranking of the newer site. But, what happens when your website is fairly new and you only have one or two non-social media referral links? I… Read More Increase Referral Traffic By 10% Using Your Existing Referral Links

A Bit of Everything, ECommerce, Startup Business

Step By Step Shopify ECommerce Business Plan – FREE Video Series

Have you been working on an ecommerce business plan? Are you still unsure whether launching an online store is the right business move for you? I get it. In 2008, I took a risk. I had never sold anything online before. I was helping my son’s youth football league build a custom golf cart and… Read More Step By Step Shopify ECommerce Business Plan – FREE Video Series

A Bit of Everything, Startup Business

Overcoming Objections: Self Employed Health Insurance Explained

 Self Employed Health Insurance Explained is the first article in a series titled, Overcoming Objections. Battling through the list of objections to why you could never work from home or be your own boss is the first step to self employment. This series will break down each objection and provide concrete tools to overcome your… Read More Overcoming Objections: Self Employed Health Insurance Explained

A Bit of Everything, Blogging, ECommerce, Startup Business

The Case for Giveaways: How Every Business Can Grow An Email List Overnight

  Over the past twelve years of owning various businesses, I have learned many things. But one universal key to success for every business is to grow an email list. It doesn’t matter if the business is ecommerce, content based, or a local hardware store. Every business in operation today should have several ways to collect email… Read More The Case for Giveaways: How Every Business Can Grow An Email List Overnight