Browsing Category : Small Business

Selling at Weekend Bazaars


If you’re a small business with products to sell, the best way to reach audience to showcase your products is through weekend bazaars. Weekend bazaars are usually organized in neighbourhood malls, commercial buildings and even shopping malls.  You’re reaching out to the same crowds as the retail stores in the areas but without the commitment to all the time and…

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Making Money with Print on Demand Websites


Creativity sells. If you’re a creative person, you can make passive income by selling your designs on print-on-demand (POD) websites that allow you to upload your artworks and then have them printed on various kind of merchandises. You don’t need be a graphic designer or illustrator to do this although knowing how to churn out designs with Illustrator or Photoshop help…

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Should You Go Full Time or Part Time?


Whenever we hear the word “entrepreneur,” we instantly think of someone who is full of ideas and willing to take the risk to begin any ventures. That’s not entirely true although those are the traits we commonly see in entrepreneurs. Take me for example. I’m a rather risk-averse person. While I do take risks, I only take calculated risks. I…

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Entrepreneur Mindset versus Employee Mindset


When I wanted to start a business, I was asked this question on the purpose of starting a business. Before I know any better, I said that because I wanted to be financially free, you know, like what I read in Rich Dad, Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki. I think most people in the Generation Y era can relate to…

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3 Things Homepreneurs Wish Family and Friends Understood


If you’re a homepreneur, you could probably relate to this. While running our business from home have many advantages, there are some challenges other than the business itself. It can be quite emotionally draining having to deal with family and friends who don’t understand how we work.  There’s an article by Kevin Daum published in Inc.com with the title 6…

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Who are Homepreneurs and What do They Do?


Homepreneur is not a term you find in dictionary, at least not yet. It’s a combination of the word “home” and “entrepreneur” to describe an individual who start one or more businesses, self run or manage by a small group of people (usually family or friends) from their home. Homepreneurs are on the rise right now but they are often…

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5 Things to Prepare and Consider Before You Hire a Web Designer


Whether you’re revamping your existing website or starting a new one, preparation will save you time and money before you engage in the service of web development company to work on your project. This is also partly applicable to those of you who is savvy enough to develop your own website. Having managed numerous web development projects, understanding a client’s…

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