Category Archives: Starting a Business

Should you quit your job and start a business?

By Charmaine Long The chance to call your own shots, more control of product development and the opportunity to directly influence revenues and profits are reasons you might be tempted to quit your job and start your own business. You … Continue reading

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Getting ready to work from home

By Rhonda Campbell Getting ready to work from home may require more mental than physical preparation. There’s generally an adjustment period you go through, making the shift from employee to employer. Depending on how self-confident you are as well as … Continue reading

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Typical Entrepreneurial Path

By Rhonda Campbell Did you take the typical entrepreneurial path, or did you chart a different course? Was the route you took toward becoming a business owner so atypical, it seemed as if you sort of “stumbled” into business ownership? … Continue reading

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When Owning a Small Business Feels Harder Than Working for Someone Else

By Rhonda Campbell Owning and managing a business is not a task for the faint at heart. There are cash flow and sales cycles to contend with. Stay in business for any length of time and you’ll probably also find … Continue reading

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Sometimes you’ve just gotta laugh!

Business isn’t always serious. You could always find something to get a rip-roaring laugh out of as you continue to explore business options. Why do you think television’s The Office became a national hit? Whether it’s colleagues, those maddening commutes … Continue reading

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Living the life you desire by design… It is possible!

Meet Cornelia Shipley: After working in sales at Proctor & Gamble Distributing Company for several years, Cornelia Shipley decided to make a life change. Not only did she leave the corporate world, she started her own business – 3C Consulting … Continue reading

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Waiting Does Not Guarantee Success

By Rhonda Campbell When I was a kid, I couldn’t count the number of times I heard that waiting yielded miraculous results. It reached the point where I thought asking for something then waiting was all that was needed to … Continue reading

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