podcasts for small business owners entrepreneurs

My Favorite Podcasts for Small Business Owners and Entrepreneurs

If you are a small business owner and entrepreneur like me, you are constantly searching for the best online resources to grow and improve your business. With the surge in popularity that podcasting has seen over the last 5 years, now it’s easier than ever to pop your earbuds in and learn valuable business, marketing and financial lessons. There are hundreds of options out there, but I want to share my list of business, online marketing and tech podcasts that you might find useful in your small business or entrepreneurial venture. (more…)

trading services as an entreprenuer

Trades for Services is all well and good except when…

This article is geared toward my fellow freelancers, business owners and those who may end up doing trade for their business services and products.

As an entrepreneur who provides technical and creative services, this affords me the ability to do trades from time to time. I have learned quite a bit along the way of when trades pay off, when they don't and when to break ties. Honesty is key in all of this, both from you and the other party. If someone is interested in providing something for your services in lieu of money, make sure you receive like-kind value for your expertise and those of your team. (more…)