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The Ignored Secret to Successful Entrepreneurship

The move from a 9-5 job to entrepreneurship is described by some as taking a step. The more accurate description should be taking a leap. It’s pretty scary taking this leap; no wonder most people avoid executing their ideas. Thankfully, a bridge has been established between a 9-5 job and a business venture. This bridge … Continue reading The Ignored Secret to Successful Entrepreneurship

Self-Discipline: How to Take Full Control of your Life

We often admire people who accomplish great things, conveniently overlooking the hard work and discipline they have put into refining their craft. Take Gary Vaynerchuk for example. We first heard of him when he created the Wine Library. He was lucky wasn’t he? Being in the right niche at the right time? Well, that’s a … Continue reading Self-Discipline: How to Take Full Control of your Life

Has Society Failed Older Entrepreneurs?

There is an almost obsessive fascination with young entrepreneurs. With the success of Mark Zuckerburg and other young geniuses, the depiction of an entrepreneur has shifted to that of a 20-something-year-old college dropout, with a brilliant tech idea, and a shabby sense of fashion.It It is therefore no surprise that every 20 year old out … Continue reading Has Society Failed Older Entrepreneurs?

Mediocrity: The Greatest Enemy of Success

Ask any entrepreneur what their biggest challenges are. I can guarantee that their answers will include finances, business partners, employees, and finding their niche. But there’s one crafty challenge that no one seems to address; Mediocrity! Compared to the other challenges we’ve mentioned, mediocrity is definitely the most dangerous. You might think I’m being dramatic, … Continue reading Mediocrity: The Greatest Enemy of Success

Shock Advertising: Is It Right For Your Business?

A few days ago, Equinox released a print ad with publishing heiress Lydia Hearst. So what’s the big deal? Well, in the ad she was breastfeeding two babies in a restaurant. A fancy restaurant! In my country, a breastfeeding mother will not receive any flak feeding her child in a bus, waiting room, mall, or … Continue reading Shock Advertising: Is It Right For Your Business?