5 hours a week

All it takes is 5 hours a week!

Nov 9, 2015

We all see the Instagram posts that tell us we have the same amount of hours in the day as “insert successful person here”, so you should be successful. These posts annoy the hell out of me.

I mean technically they are true, but like anyone older lecturing us about stuff we haven’t even done yet, I just roll my eyes.

OK, we could be doing more with our day. I get it! But it’s not that easy to just wave a magic wand and say, poof — now I’ll be productive.Continue Reading

Save More or Earn More

Saving Money Vrs Earning Money

Sep 26, 2015

Usually when people are trying to grow their income, or develop better financial habits, they look up how to save more money. Now saving money is not a bad thing, but the tips that we find or are told hardly work, are not sustainable and are damn right depressing.Continue Reading

5 questions to Validate your idea

How To Validate Your Idea In 5 Questions

Sep 10, 2015

The first post in this series, how to come up with a killer idea, helped you get 21 potential ideas for your business that you then narrowed down into 10. The next step was to validate the idea. This part can be quite fun, and it is something that can be done without spending money and anywhere. Start having conversations with people about the different ideas. Do it casually though but through asking some leading questions you will learn whether your idea is viable or not, how to package it, and what price point to sell it at. Continue Reading

How to come up with your business idea

How to come up with your killer idea

Sep 10, 2015

In my previous post, Eliminate the Traditional Brainwash, I asked you to write down 7 passions, 7 fears and 7 problems that either you or someone you know is currently dealing with. I’m a firm believer that in order to get repeat business or customers, whatever you do must solve something. Think about your habits. When you are online, you only visit web pages that solve a problem for you, be it providing you with specific information, or helping you pass the time. In real life this still applies. You only go to the places that entertain you. The 7 passions, fears and problems is a way of coming up with potential areas that can fall into this category. Continue Reading

How to make more money

How To Make More Money

Sep 7, 2015

First making more money on the side is not difficult. It’s easy to get started, (yes it takes a while to find your niche), but the great thing is you don’t have to be the world’s best at it, just better than most. 

The big question for a lot of you is well… what service would i offer to clients to make more money? Or what can i do that people will pay for? Well most of us are experts in one field or the other, or at least better than other people. Think about that time you solved a simple problem for someone. To you, you just set up a simple iPhone, but to them, you are a genius and they are going to tell all their friends how you are an Apple Guru. So to get started, ask yourself…Continue Reading