Unproductive? 3 simple ways to improve

I know the feeling very well. You have so much stuff you need to do and technically want to do. But somehow, you cannot seem to leave Facebook alone or you just have to answer that one e-mail. Or maybe you just don’t get into the rhythm of getting things done. Well, should you have arrived at that point right now, maybe I can help. So, with no further ado. Here are my 3 tips to improve your productivity. Make themed workdays I’ve heard that making themed workdays can help with being productive on a podcast episode of Smart Passive…

The No. 1 Way To Prevent Your Business From Failing

From what I have read and heard, almost 20% of business fail in the first two years and a staggering half fails in the first five years. Let’s think about that for a second. If both you and a friend of yours are each starting a business at the same time, either one of you will fail. That’s the harsh reality. Now, do you want to fail? It sounds like a rhetorical question, but the way I see it, there is one major thing, that will take the decision away from you and into the hands of the universe. Cash…

How Paid Traffic Can Change Your Business Forever

Paid advertising has a bad rep to some point and I honestly do not know why. If you’re just starting out and have a small but existing budget for marketing. I encourage you to try pay-per-click advertising. I want to take the time to look at three different platforms I myself have used or am still using at the time of writing this. I have gained some experience in using Google, Facebook, and Snapchat. I will however say that they change very quickly and when you read this my information might up to some point already be outdated. Still, if…

3 Reasons Why Being Profitable On Paid Advertising Might Not Be Enough

About a year ago, I’ve read a book on marketing and business in general. It clearly stated that once you have found a way to turn paid advertising into a way to earn even the tiniest percentage all you have to do is to increase the budget. So, the book stated that if you find a way to use paid advertising to turn a profit, you can just increase the budget and earn money on every sale. Easy right? Wrong! I completely and utterly disagree on that and for good reasons. Setting a daily budget on PPC advertising is an…

Why Having A Balance Between Business And Your Personal Life Is Highly Overrated

You probably think, “This guy is nuts. Everybody says it is very important to have a good work life balance.” True. I can’t argue with you on that. Pretty much everybody is promoting a healthy work life balance to be successful. But I still disagree. When it comes to entrepreneurship, there is no half-ass. You are either all in or you should keep your current employment. Now, I’m not advocating for you to quit your job if you don’t have any savings and need to feed a family of four. But you need to get a reality-check before you commit…

5 Tips You Can Implement Right Now To Turn Your Business Profitable

Do you feel like you’re always running out of money? Do you feel like it doesn’t matter what you do and how much revenue you generate, you never really turn a profit? I know how you feel. I went through the same thing with my business when we started out. You cannot believe that after the project you just finished you still are running behind payments and you just think that you need another project. It always feels like the profit is just around the corner and yet the corner is always out of reach when you come close. I’m…

Why Things That Worked For Other Entrepreneurs Will NOT Work For You

I hope you are the kind of aspiring entrepreneur that is constantly reading and learning. What am I talking about, of course you are. You are reading my blog after all. But what if listening to other entrepreneur success stories actually hurts your chances of having success of your own. So, let me make an example here. If you search the internet for how to get your business off the ground or just getting started with coaching, you will find lots of tips on how to go about that. But how do you know which of these techniques and steps…

Why You Will Never Start Your Own Business And How You Can Change That

You know the type and you have heard it before. “I am about to start my business”. Unfortunately, that never actually happens. Yep, I know a couple of people who wanted to start their own businesses and never have, and probably never will. So, what’s holding them and you back? From experience I have learned that the following reasons are most likely to keep you from starting your own business. I also have a solution to change that. Constantly learning First of all, if you are reading this and you are eager to learn. Kudos! I am very proud of…

Do NOT Follow Your Passion When Starting Your Business

There are many business coaches and internet marketing gurus out there who will tell you to follow your passion when you’re just starting out. What do you like to do in your spare time? That’s the usual question you hear, isn’t it? They argue that without passion you will have a hard time following through on your idea or business, or that with so many people in the world there will likely be someone who shares the same interests. While that does make sense and sounds logically. They are WRONG! Remember your first passion Think back to when you started…

Use These 5 Pillars To Make Money Online

Use These 5 Pillars To Make Money Online Everybody wants to be rich, yet when it comes down to making something happen people go out of their way to fail. Online you can find lots of tactics that are meant to make you a millionaire, but they are very generic and even if you follow them you will probably not succeed. Why is that? It’s very simple. It doesn’t matter what you are trying to sell or offer online, it always comes down to the following 5 pillars to be successful. You need to have certain qualifications in these 5…