Category Archive: Entrepreneur

Sep
03

How To Run Your Business From Anywhere In The World!

If you’re dreaming of carefree days checking your email on a faraway beach then being a lifestyle entrepreneur is the life for you! How can you get started? We interviewed Andy LaPointe who left corporate America 8 years ago to pursue his dreams as a lifestyle entrepreneur to find out how to get started. Andy …

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Aug
23

Entrepreneur Success Strategies

How can you navigate the often choppy waters of starting your own business?  Every successful entrepreneur has the same recipe – planning.  How can you plan for entrepreneurial success? Tom Anastasi, author of “The Successful Entrepreneur: The American Dream Done Right” gives these keys to sucess: Create your best, probable & worst case scenarios for your first …

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Jun
25

From Idea to Launch – Product Strategies That Work!

Product innovation specialist and entrepreneur coach Anastatia Valentine joined us Saturday to discuss how entrepreneurs and inventors can take their ideas from design to launch.  Don’t miss the podcast playback as she had some terrific ideas and also shared how tot download her free e-book on the process.  A few of Anastatia’s points to remember were 1) …

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May
24

Tips From Motivational Speaker Mark Grimm

Former news anchor and current motivational speaker Mark Grimm recently told us more about the path he took to his dream job.  Here are Mark’s 4 tips for success: 1)  The summary on your resume should include what you’ve accomplished.  Make it clear why they should hire you and what you bring to the table.  …

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Apr
28

Tips From Entrepreneur Magazine cover girl Marlo Scott

Marlo Scott runs the successful quirky NYC wine, cupcake & microbrew bar Sweet Revenge.  How did she make it to the top?  Be sure to check out our April 16th podcast with Marlo for all the details but the quick version is: 1) Marlo spend years finalizing her business plan, sharing ideas, and analyzing the …

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Apr
10

Success Tips For Generation Y Entrepreneurs

Don’t believe that successful entrepreneurs have a minimum age requirement.  Some of the most innovative and lucrative companies have come from the minds of Generation Y.  How can you get started?  This week’s episode of “Dream Job Radio” featured seasoned Gen Y entrepreneur Brenton Gieser.  Brenton has done the corporate thing, the small company thing, …

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Mar
26

Why Businesses Fail

Two major reasons why businesses fail was shared with us by business consultant Mike Welch from FranNet Minnesota.   #1 Undercapitalization – Not having enough money to stick it out through the startup period can lead to failure within the first two years of a businesses formation.  Be sure to have a good flow of …

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Feb
26

How to Sell Your Business

Every entrepreneur’s dream is selling their business and moving on to the next venture.  How can you start your business in the right way to make it easy to sell later?  Exit strategy specialist Vicki Donlan suggests 3 steps to exit success.   1) Organize your asset which is usually your customer database.   2) …

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Feb
12

What Is An Entrepreneur?

Dictionary.com says an entrepreneur is a person who organizes and manages any enterprise, especially a business, usually with considerable initiative and risk.  But in short an entrepreneur is a risk taker, an idea maker, a take charge dreamer, and a real life doer.  Entrepreneurs make the world go around.  They risk it all and often fail.  Then in …

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Nov
13

3 Things Every Startup Needs

1) Business plan – It all starts with a dream.  Put the dream on paper to make it a reality!  Find a template and put your ideas to work. 2) Mentor – Find someone who has started a business that can help you along the way.  Let them review your business plan and punch holes …

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