Is It Time to Increase Your Fees?

One of the greatest benefits of being a business owner is that you’re the boss and can give yourself a raise at your discretion. In raising your fees you want to strike the right balance between what you want and/or need to charge for your products and services, and the fees people are willing to pay for them. That being said, what is a good pricing strategy to follow?

Personality Traits of An Entrepreneur

Have you ever wondered, why you’re such a weirdo to everyone else? Why you have a hard time working for other people, or better yet, why you keep getting fired or quitting before they can fire you? Or (and this is my favorite) why no matter how hard you try at work, how much of yourself you put into it, how eager you were to start or how many great ideas you have to grow and improve the company, you wind up frustrated or ignored? Well, let’s explore this a…

Three Ways To Measure GDP

Gross Domestic Product GDP is the aggregate of goods and services produced in a country. There are three ways to compute GDP: 1-The Output Approach: This is calculated by summing up Value Added activities across the production economy, while eliminating instances of double counting. The challenge with this approach is to get right accounting data, which would focus on Value Added activities. 2-The Expenditure Approach: The expenditure approach is measured by adding consumption, investment, exports of goods and services minus imports of goods and services. Consumption is both private and…

Be Thankful and Profitable

If you are in business, you have reason to be thankful. Yes, there are uncertainties regarding taxes, regulations and healthcare (small business top three concerns), but you are still in business and hopefully, you have products and services that are relevant in today’s market. Ideally, you are also profitable. So let’s be thankful while we move forward. How can we as businesses be thankful?

Adult Medical Day Care

Medical economics, managed care, governmental cut-backs, each a catalyst for downsizing, has created a climate of unprecedented financial pressures. Consequently, new alliances and strategies for growth are at the forefront. Emerging as a viable affordable health care alternative, adult day care is such an alliance.

Success Secrets to Let Your Business Be All That It Can Become

Everyone wants to know the secrets to building a successful business. The secrets are not really complex. You just need to implement them. In essence, a little more work than to rub Aladdin’s Lamp. The importance and the need to have a clear business vision, mission and plan cannot be stressed enough. Then again, it is a useless exercise! It is worthless to spend the time and the effort to create these! Yes, you read that correctly. It is useless if all you do is create a mission, a vision,…

What Business To Start? Work From Home Opportunities With Little Or No Start Up Costs

There are mums in business who have brick and mortar businesses e.g. a clothing business inside the mall, a craft shop stall, a food cart, and so on. There are also those who work from home with their main tools being: a reliable Web connection and a laptop or a PC. This article was written especially for those women who wish to learn what business to start – businesses that ensure making money online is possible even with no start up costs, or with just little capital. One online business…