POM039: Starting a Business by Bootstrapping Funding

 In this episode we’re going to talk about what you need to know if you plan on bootstrapping your business aka using your own money. We’ll discuss: five items needed when bootstrapping your business 3 common other options for funding tip for spreading your startup cash as far as it can go   Resources Mentioned: Idea to Startup in 30 Days Class Within 30 days I went from “I want to…

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POM037: Creating a Side Hustle Selling on eBay with Jason Butler

In this episode Jason Butler discusses his debt pay off journey and creating a side hustle selling on eBay to accelerate debt elimination. We discuss: how to start selling on eBay where to find items to sell tips for making it lucrative   Jason Butler Jason Butler is a financial aid counselor by day and a freelance writer and blogger at The Butler Journal. He is currently in the process…

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POM034: Making More Money This Year

In this episode, we’re going to talk about your money plan for this year. We’ll cover methods to increase your income via a job and outside of your job. You have to plan for success. Design a plan that is going to help you achieve your goals.   I discuss: organizing your goals for success 4 skills that can increase your salary up to 22% increasing income with a side…

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POM023: End of the Year Activities for Personal Finance & Business

POM 023 end of year activities

In this episode, we’re going to talk about the financial actions you need to take before the end of the year. We’ll go over personal finance actions as well as actions for your business. These are to get you to reach your financial goals for this last quarter, lower your tax burden as much as you can before filing taxes, as well as set you up for success with your…

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POM022: 10 Experts with Unique Twists on Personal Finance

In this episode, I’m doing things a little different. I usually give resources during the episodes, but this episode is filled with pretty much all resources. These are resources I think will be great for you to add to your repertoire. We’re going to hit the hot spots: debt, budgeting, investing, and earning more money.   Read it below or listen above. Resources listed below as well.   The end…

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Your Business Idea Doesn’t Need to Be The New Facebook

You don’t need to be the next Facebook, Twitter, Google or any other household name company that readily comes to mind.   I often hear people say they don’t know what to do because it seems like everything has been done. Or they came up with an idea, but someone else is already doing something similar.   Here’s the deal. If someone else is making money doing something similar, then…

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Making the Most of My Side Hustle Money

  Starting a side hustle instead of simply obtaining a second job is growing in popularity, and it’s not only millenials. According to the Kauffman Foundation Report: 2015 Kauffman Index Startup Activity, people 65-74 years old make up 25.8% of new entrepreneurs. Most begin a side hustle to get extra money or with the aim of turning it into a small business. However, are you making the most of your…

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Turning a Side Hustle into a Small Business

Side hustles are great when you’re simply supplementing your income from a job. However, when you realize you have the potential to make more and do more in your side hustle than you ever could working for someone else, and you can live for more than the weekend … then it’s time to turn your side hustle into a small business.   If your hate of the commute, office politics, and…

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How Webinars are Hindering Your Business Progress

  Everyone exclaims how webinars are great for business. As an entrepreneur, you’ve likely seen so many experts offering them. If you’re a recent or aspiring entrepreneur, they all look so good, don’t they? You want to learn from all these experts. The struggle is real. Balancing learning, implementing, and operations can be difficult. You should always be learning more about your industry and business in general. You should always…

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How to Maximize Your Time to Grow Your Side Hustle

  As an “employed entrepreneur”, an entrepreneur who is currently also working for someone else, your time is even more limited. You have to find time outside of your full-time job to work on your business. Learning how to maximize your time to grow your side hustle or business is crucial. The more time you’re able to spend working on your business and serving others then the more your revenue…

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