A collection of articles from around the web that focus on running a small business and being an entrepreneur. If you know any other good articles that focus on this topic, feel free to add links in the comment section.
A list of business models for every type of entrepreneur out there. The article breaks down each type of entrepreneur and business ideals to help them make more money.
“The idea of shrinking an entire home office down into an object fifteen inches wide, ten inches long and one inch deep makes the obvious sound implausible. There are now digital equivalents to every aspect of the analog office. With laptop in hand, you can take your home office with you anywhere in the world.”
“A number of books and blogs seem to treat this issue as an inevitable reality â€” something we must all just learn to live with. I couldnâ€™t disagree more. Fact is, most of this volatility can be avoided. And no, you donâ€™t have to be a seasoned pro to smooth out your revenue stream.”
Here are six tips to help you get (and keep) a business mindset towards your freelancing career.
“If freelancers could invent our own clichÃ©s, one might be: no two jobs are the same. Each gig we take on brings with it new personalities, new challenges and new rewards. Despite these differences, most any freelancing gig will fit into one of these twenty types.”
“Before you jump into full-time professional freelancing, you want savings. (Read further below for an explanation why, beyond the obvious.) Do not venture into full-time freelancing without savings.”
“Knowing how much time I spend working from home and knowing the high standards of quality that are part of my personal and business brand, some friends at Microsoft asked me to give you a snapshot of what I consider to be the ultimate home office setup.”
“What I’d like to talk about is conducting your business online. I think there is a lesson to be learned from Mackey’s behavior, and that is everything you do online reflects upon your company. With “