Family Matters: Establishing Family Meetings

Family Matters: Establishing Family Meetings

I’ll never forget it. Maybe it was about 10 years ago. My mother grabbed The World Is Flat and slapped it on the table. “It’s time for family meeting”, she said. At the time, I was 13. My brother was 12. I was trying to head outside and play. I...

5 Tips for Becoming A Freelancer

So what does it mean to be a freelancer? Definition: a person who works as a writer, designer, performer, or the like, selling work or services by the hour, day, job, etc., rather than working on a regular salary basis for one employer. (Dictionary.com) Freelancers...

The Difference Between Far & Fast

I spent 1.5 years working on a platform and I found myself frustrated. It all began in 2012 when my parents went off to prison and my relationship with God was crumbling. I decided during that year that I was going to write my pain away. For almost 2 years, I did the...

Why Your Picture Doesn’t Tell 1000 Words

I’m sure you’re aware of that famous saying… A picture tells 1000 words. However, in marketing, sometimes your picture is doing more harm than good. Maybe it is telling 1,000 words but they aren’t good ones. As someone with a background in web design and branding,...

How to Avoid E-Commerce Website Payments

With online payments, processing fees are automatic. It’s how they make money. PayPal and Stripe (two popular options) are businesses just like you. However, when you’re starting a business, there are website platforms that charge you on top of the processing fees for...

Muhammad Ali: The 10 Lessons for Entrepreneurs

  According to several news sources: Muhammad Ali, 74, who had advanced Parkinson’s disease, died Friday after being taken to a Phoenix-area hospital due to respiratory issues. He had been placed on life support to regulate his breathing. Muhammad Ali shall be...