Taking Time As an Entrepreneur

Taking Time As an Entrepreneur

As an entrepreneur and family man, I know just how hard it can be to balance your family life with your inevitably hectic and jam-packed work life.  Whether you’re new to the game of entrepreneurship or a seasoned veteran, staying on top of your work and showing your...
Starting Over After a Setback

Starting Over After a Setback

Failure isn’t just normal for entrepreneurs; it can be argued that it’s even essential.  Failure, as I’ve written before, is a great learning experience, but that doesn’t mean it can’t a major setback.  Sometimes, failure means losing everything, but just because...
Getting an Advisor

Getting an Advisor

When you’re starting a business, people often talk about how important your first hire is.  And they’re absolutely right.  But hiring your first advisor is a huge, arguably even bigger, step.  Among other things, a good advisor is able to assist with strategy,...
Myths About Entrepreneurship

Myths About Entrepreneurship

Over my time writing about being an entrepreneur, I’ve talked about various, sometimes contradictory, things that you need to know.  There are many myths about being an entrepreneur that novices might believe, but there are also plenty of myths that entrepreneurs,...
The Rise of Small Business Sales

The Rise of Small Business Sales

As an entrepreneur, I have a long history with small businesses, whether it’s starting them, investing in them, trading them or selling them.  Since 2007, the website BizBuySell has been tracking data related to buying and selling online businesses.  According to...