Thinking about your own business? You’ll find articles from other entrepreneurs who share their experiences and what you need to know to achieve your goals.

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Thinking about your own business? You’ll find articles from other entrepreneurs who share their experiences and what you need to know to achieve your goals.


It’s Never Too Late to Change Your Life

Several years ago I was a very small hamster running endlessly around on a very large wheel. The proud owner of a high street day spa and training sch... Read More
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3 Tips to be a Successful Small Business Owner (From Someone Who’s Done it)

As we move into 2020, more than numbers on the calendar are changing. Technology, communications, media, weather — even the way we work and earn our... Read More

Social Media Marketing Secrets From a PR Expert

The first thing any good public relations professional learns is that the only thing worse than being talked about poorly is not being talked about. I... Read More

The Psychology of Color: Color Associations and Their Significance

History of Color Humankind has been trying to understand color and its best use for millennia. Circa 1665, Sir Isaac Newton experimented with light b... Read More
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Negotiation Skills: Getting the Price That You Deserve

I was doing research on the topic of women and negotiation – inspired by my fellow female entrepreneurs – when I came across the topic of making p... Read More
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Want a Successful Small Business? 5 Questions to Ask Yourself

Starting a small business often appeals to us in the second half of our lives. Not only are traditional jobs harder to get as one matures but we also ... Read More
Small Business Owner Strategic Solutions

Fatal Flaws—Strategic Solutions

While small business continues to be the fastest growing segment of American business, a significant percentage of entrepreneurial ventures will die a... Read More
Confidence Code

It’s a Confidence Game

Confidence is an elusive attribute. We all feel we have it – or had it – at some point in our careers. But, as we age, some of us have less of it.... Read More
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Inside Secrets To Writing A Bestseller

Writing a book is part of many people’s dreams – but few achieve it. Most dream of publishing a novel, but there is a much easier book we can ... Read More
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Reinvent Your Personal Brand

Is it too late to change your personal brand? NO! Since we launched Next-Up earlier this year, we have been helping people to reinvent themselves f... Read More
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Best Businesses to Start After 50? Ask Yourself

What are the best businesses to start? If you have hit that milestone where you are ready to realize your dream of opening your own business, large or... Read More
Starting a Food Business

Cook for Cash: Starting a Food Business

Do your kids love your enchilada suizas? Are your friends begging you for your low cal lasagna recipe? Are your spiced pecans a hit every holiday seas... Read More