Mastering The Balance of Life and Work... and Even a Side Business

Mastering The Balance of Life and Work… and Even a Side Business

In today's society, not much is harder than mastering the balance of life and work... not to mention also having a home business.  In this post, I'll be providing my best tips for "having it all"... meaning having a real balance between the various aspects of life that are important to you. First, let's define "work-life balance" (note:  feel free to substitute "business" for "work" in this definition). Definition of Work-Life Balance according to "The relative importance of work and personal life to a particular individual." And there's this definition from the Cambridge Dictionary : "The amount of time you spend doing your job compared with the amount of time you spend with your family and doing things you enjoy." Makes sense, although as you'll ...
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business productivity hacks

9 Business Productivity Hacks That Actually Work

If you're looking for business productivity hacks that will both save you time and get more results, you've come to the right place. When I was building my business "on the side" while working a full-time job as a healthcare professional, one thing became abundantly clear... I needed to leverage technology to save time AND... I had to spend my limited time doing what mattered MOST for my business. In other words, work smart, work less.  I had no other option. Now that I've left my full-time job at the hospital, I've kept this philosophy and work only a couple of hours a day on business while spending the rest of my time doing whatever I want. That's TRUE time freedom, but it didn't come easily ...
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3 Reasons You Aren't More Consistent In Your Business

Why aren't I more consistent in my business? As someone who's coached hundreds of marketers building their business part-time, I've heard this question a lot. Before I go into the possible reasons behind your lack of consistency, here's a story you should hear... For years, I struggled to grow my home business.  It was always one step forward, two steps back. I bought all the courses. I attended all the trainings. I went to all the events. And still... I struggled. I became convinced that there was a SECRET that the successful marketers were leaving out.  It felt like there was a secret ingredient that all the gurus knew about, that they were withholding from everyone else. So I went on a quest to find it ...
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Business vs Job:  Which Do You Really Want?

Business vs Job: Which Do You Really Want?

In this blog post, we're going to compare a business vs job, specifically how they differ in terms of how/when you get paid, income potential, and work environment. Before even thinking about starting a business, you must ask yourself... Do I want a business or a job? While people often are enamored with the idea of owning their own business, many times I've found that what people actually need is a job (or a second job). First, let's compare the two and see where your needs lie... Business vs Job:  A Comparison Owning a business is an amazing venture that I encourage all to take.  It's not for the faint-of-heart, but the upside can be unlimited. Let's compare the two and see what you really want ...
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side business ideas

5 Proven Side Business Ideas When You Still Have A Job

In today's economy, more people than ever are looking for legitimate side business ideas to supplement or even replace their job income.  Indeed, having a "Plan B" has never been so important. It seems everyone out there is looking to add some kind of "side hustle" and the possibilities can get very confusing... Which side business ideas are sound and which are a "pipe dream"? How will I know if it's right for me? Will I have the time to make my side business profitable when I'm still working a job? All of these are sound and important questions. In the information that follows, I will provide you with 5 proven side business ideas that you can work around your job and still have a life ...
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