How to Start an Online Business with No Money

Guest Blog: Sandy Gum, Insurance and Private Equity Advisor These days, starting an online business is trending. A quick Google search and you’ll find hundreds of ideas for online businesses that you could be starting to potentially make a side income or make you wealthy. Some options cost a lot to start while others costContinue reading “How to Start an Online Business with No Money”

Skills Insight of the Day #10 Job Opportunity Beware

During the pandemic, many people are looking for “work from home opportunities” and starting a “side business” as ways to make an income. Unfortunately, many MLM (multi-level marketing) and networking marketing companies right now are using these same terms to entice new recruits to join them. Their selling point is appealing at a time whenContinue reading “Skills Insight of the Day #10 Job Opportunity Beware”

5 Tips for an Effective Networking Meeting

If you’ve attended a networking event, you’ve likely connected with other business owners and entrepreneurs who later said, “Let’s meet over coffee.” Seems like a good idea, but what if you don’t know what to talk about at that follow up business meeting? Whether it’s in person or at an online virtual meeting, you canContinue reading “5 Tips for an Effective Networking Meeting”

Should You Go to College If You Can’t Get a Job

Ever since your earliest days at school, you’ve been told to attend college after high school graduation. You were told it will land you a great job, but the path to a college degree is expensive. Exact figures vary, but it can be over $5000 a year, and the cost is only going to rise!Continue reading “Should You Go to College If You Can’t Get a Job”

Working for a Startup – What You Should Ask

Joining a start up can sound like an exciting adventure. The company is new, so you’ll have the opportunity to determine its goals and direction. You can decide on your role and job description. These are all great possibilities, but before working for a startup, be sure to ask these questions. Having a clear ideaContinue reading “Working for a Startup – What You Should Ask”