Things to Avoid For the Success of Your Startup

Things to Avoid For the Success of Your Startup

Most startup enterprises do not live to the dawn of the day. I have been privileged to mentor over 500 startups and I realized that the problems facing these startup enterprises are recurring. You can avoid the problems faced by the faulty startups to achieve maximum success in your business. Below are highlights on these flaws.

Unscalable and small ideas

If you are notable to account for the number of potential customers you can boost for in your business, investors will be biased in investing in your startup. Investors will rather support the next Google and startups whose products will be accepted by the masses than they would a small business whose product is accepted by few people. (more…)

Tips for Selling Yourself to Potential Employers

Tips for Selling Yourself to Potential Employers

We now know many tips for making our resume more presentable to hiring managers. These range from customizing the resume and cover letter to meet what you want to establish in the resume and providing detailed explanation on how your qualifications make you the best for the job. However, you can do more to make yourself saleable to potential employers. Learning a new way to convince a company that you are the right candidate for them can go a long way in helping even an experienced job seeker.

Use the Right Keywords

When you use the right language in your job search materials, both human and automated resume reviewers will know you are the right person for their job.  (more…)

How to Overcome Your Fears

How to Overcome Your Fears

According to the American icon of fearlessness, John Wayne, courage is being scared to death and saddling up anyway. Every one of us has some fears. However, the fear is not actually what defines us but our ability to rise above it does. Do you want to conquer your fears? These few takes on conquering fears shortly mentioned will guide you in the right direction and also set you on course to living a fulfilling life.  (more…)

How to Live Frugally and Still Maintain Your Social Life

How to Live Frugally and Still Maintain Your Social Life

People think that the only way to live frugally is to become a hermit and hence they think that living frugally with rob them of their social life and friends. There are ways to deal with issues relating to your social life while still living frugally at the same time. Below are some wonderful tips on achieving this with ease.

Extreme Frugality is not necessarily Total Frugality

You can consider for budgeting some money in order to be able to socialize with some of your friends who do things that cost some money.

Perhaps you will not have to eat every meal outside the home but you can join your friends periodically to eat out provided that it will fit into your budget. In the same way, you can also occasionally visit the movie, concerts and night out drinking. As a matter of fact, if taking a cruise gives you value, you can opt in to taking occasional cruise.  (more…)

Learn How to Admit Wrong to Change Your Life

Learn How to Admit Wrong to Change Your Life

The sudden realization of your mistakes can bring unease and uncomfortable feeling. This is usually followed by the realization that you have a choice to make. The choice is for you to admit that the mistake is yours and face the consequences or hide your guilt with the hope you will go unnoticed.

Most people think that they can easily hide the truth. It is a part of the human nature to be reluctant in admitting the truth even when it is vivid. Although this is easily done, it is not the right way to go. As a matter of fact, the way you relate to others can be improved and you can even be seen as a stronger leader if you can admit the wrong.  (more…)

Products You can Share with your Baby

Products You can Share with your Baby

As a parent, you share a number of things with your baby. This includes your time, energy, pieces of advices and so forth. However, it may not have dawned on you that you can reduce the whooping cost of taking care of your baby simply by sharing some products with the baby. Some items can be used by both yourself and your baby and rather than buying them separately, you can purchase a single product. Products specifically designed for babies are usually costly and therefore with this method, you can save lots of money.  (more…)