Posts Tagged ‘business’

A friend of mine came up to me a couple of days ago and said that he had been laid off from his job… that he was in for the last seven years.Seven years! That’s a long time to be in a job with one company. The downsizing in his company left him feeling that his world had somehow come to an end;...

Is Your Honey Attracting Wasps? This week’s episode is a continuation from our last week’s journal where we talked the little known and often misunderstood idea of “creating” clients for your business. If you haven’t yet heard part 1 I highly recommend you go and do that because in that...

This week’s Consciouspreneur Journal is part 2 of the conversation with Shenan Charania from last week where we talked about the perception we have of our own thinking process and more importantly how we perceive thought can help us overcome the dominating and often self defeating state that...

Have you ever wondered what it takes to turn a cause you deeply believe in into a thriving social enterprise? We live in a world where on the name of “providing value” you are likely to find a guru, coach or expert on every corner but to create a cause based business where you help thousands...

The Liberal government in Ottawa is proposing a certain tax hike that is going to affect all entrepreneurs and small business owners. However, the proposed change in taxation will only affect companies and businesses that are incorporated there will be no change to how the government taxes small businesses...

As entrepreneurs we can find ourselves at the cross roads of combining our passion with our business, very often seeing those as two separate things. But In doing that we can lose the meaning form our purpose and misjudge how we show up in standing behind our mission. April Bellia, the founder...

Onе of the most fundаmеntаl ѕtерѕ tо ѕuссеѕѕfullу оwning уоur оwn buѕinеѕѕ is to dеfinе уоur сuѕtоmеr, yet most buѕinеѕѕеѕ get it dеаd wrоng. Mоѕt buѕinеѕѕ owners саn tеll уоu thеir tаrgеt mаrkеt, and will dеѕсribе dеmоgrарhiсѕ ѕuсh аѕ lосаtiоn, income lеvеl, аgе lеvеl аnd the like. Thаt’ѕ not...