One of the biggest lessons…
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What a year! What a year!!!
While having dinner with my husband in the city, he asked me - "What are your resolutions for the new year?" Well, my answer was simply "I have no resolutions." It's not that I do not believe in setting goals/resolutions, it's just that I have learned that I am on an assignment and each year comes with incredible moments.
2011 was a year that like every year passed - good times, challenging times and moments of…
Added by DawnKA on May 10, 2012 at 10:45am — No Comments
My year wasn’t totally bad…
I found the holes in my business and plugged them. Now it was time to focus on what is currently working for me and there were a few things that I did right this year. I was always attending webinars and taking tons of notes and the cycle just continued. I decided to stop learning (well more like cut back on taking part in so many) and start putting what I was learning into action. Basically that’s what we all should be doing – learn the knowledge and then…Continue
Added by Artiatesia Deal on January 7, 2012 at 8:07pm — No Comments
It hasn’t been a good couple of weeks and yesterday was the worst. I won’t get into details (keeping my rant for offline). What I will say is that I’ve been coming to terms with a few personal things which gave me time to reflect on the past year. The perfect place to start was with my business. I am writing this to help you not make the same mistakes I did or at least notice them ahead of time so you can nip them the butt quickly.
One of the biggest lessons…
Added by Artiatesia Deal on December 27, 2011 at 11:28pm — No Comments
Have you heard of the Book of Lists and know the importance of the book as a networking tool? “In over 60 US markets, the Book of Lists is an essential tool for gaining a competitive edge. Its information on leading buyers, companies and employers is indispensable.”
I would not have known about the Book of Lists if I hadn’t been a subscriber of the Triangle Business Journal. Your city is bound to have a Business Journal to subscribe to in or around your…Continue
Added by Felicia Corbett on April 24, 2011 at 10:05pm — No Comments
I'm not going to beat myself up because I didn't reach all my goals. Life gets in the way but I am proud to have planted the seeds that will grown in the next quarter and beyond. I am ready to be, as LaShanda said in her new video - Profitable and Productive online.
Things I accomplished in Q1 2011
Hi BBWO! I…Continue
Added by Katrina M Harrell on January 10, 2011 at 12:05pm — No Comments
If you are a self-employed individual or running a small business, check out 7 quick things you need to do BEFORE or by January 31, 2011 to stay in good graces with the IRS!
1. ISSUE 1099s - If you hired an independent contractor in 2010 or worked with a non incorporated business, you must issue 1099 by January 31, 2011. You still have until February 28…Continue
Added by Katrina M Harrell on January 9, 2011 at 6:10pm — No Comments
It's the start of the new year which for many of us means new beginnings, resolutions and planning for tax season. Some of us are looking for a "do over" and want to start this year off on a better foot regarding our finances. I know…Continue
Added by Katrina M Harrell on January 9, 2011 at 5:20pm — No Comments
Marketing is so important for small businesses. Whether you realize it or not it is something that you have to do constantly to get and keep your name in the public eye. A local marketing guru here loved my bookmarks and labeled them unique. He stated his first question to a business owner is, What is your budget for marketing?" If they can't give him a fiqure, even if its only $25.00 a month, he ends the meeting. He stated,…Continue
READY SET GO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
The foot race has begun for 2011. Are you prepared? Have you updated your business plan even if its just a bullet list of what your goals are for 2011.
All indications are that the new year will continue the major changes in the way people do business on and off line. Have you thought…Continue
Added by Michelle S. Hawkins on January 1, 2011 at 12:55pm — No Comments
2011 is right around the corner, and if you haven’t already, it’s time to start planning! Here are a few tips that may help:
Added by Jamie on December 30, 2010 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Images of Black Women (IBW) Film Festival, the UK’s only film festival dedicated to promote African Descent women in Cinema, is looking for sponsorship/partners for its 7th edition planned for…Continue
Added by Sylviane on December 7, 2010 at 12:49pm — No Comments