A Bit of Everything, ECommerce, Startup Business

Why You Should Start an Ecommerce Store Today

I am a terrible salesperson. I am introverted and do not often like talking to people. I have always preferred to work behind the scenes. In 2008, an unimportant series of events led me to stumble upon EBay. Of course, I had heard of EBay before and even bought a few things from the site.… Read More Why You Should Start an Ecommerce Store Today

A Bit of Everything, Startup Business

Watch These Top 7 TED Talks to Inspire Your Business Start Up

Deciding to take the leap into self employment is thrilling and frightening and just about every other emotion bundled into one ball of energy. But, sometimes that energy wanes. You start to have a freak out. What am I doing? Why did I think this was a good idea? Am I talented enough? If you… Read More Watch These Top 7 TED Talks to Inspire Your Business Start Up

A Bit of Everything, Affiliate Marketing, Blogging, Startup Business

Quora Round Up: Top 5 Blogging Questions and Answers

Quora is just one of many places to have your blogging questions answered. If you hang out on Quora, like I do, than you already understand the value of the mission based resource. It was co-founded in 2009 by two former C-Level Facebook employees, Adam D’Angelo and Charlie Cheever. Initially used mostly in Silicon Valley,… Read More Quora Round Up: Top 5 Blogging Questions and Answers

A Bit of Everything, Affiliate Marketing, Startup Business

How This Affiliate Marketing Expert Made $11,000 from ONE Company with No Website

James has the ultimate affiliate marketing side hustle. By day, he works for a data driven marketing company that targets the automotive industry. Since the automotive industry is a turbulent market to bet on, James decided in January that he would dive into a side hustle. When An Affiliate Marketing Opportunity Knocks… While talking to… Read More How This Affiliate Marketing Expert Made $11,000 from ONE Company with No Website

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

How to Finance Your Dreams

This blog post was sponsored by Benedetti, Gucer and Associates (BGA). At some point during Kindergarten or first grade, the teacher likely sat you down and asked you to conjure up images of your ideal life. He or she probably encouraged you to reach into the corners of your imagination and devise a picture of… Read More How to Finance Your Dreams

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, Affiliate Marketing, Blogging, ECommerce

You MUST Identify Your Target Audience to Succeed

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 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/why-is-it-important-to-identify-your-target-audience/ PLEASE READ MY DISCLAIMER ABOUT AFFILIATE LINKS. Hopefully… Read More You MUST Identify Your Target Audience to Succeed

A Bit of Everything, Blogging, ECommerce

Create a Blogging Buzz: Top 10 Blog Post Types

Are you using one or more of the top 10 blog post types? Or, do all of your blog posts look alike? I don’t like to eat the same thing for dinner every night. I don’t wear the same clothes every day. And I don’t want to read the same boring blog posts every day.… Read More Create a Blogging Buzz: Top 10 Blog Post Types