If you want to create an LLC for your business, this is the article for you. As a business consultant, I’ve tried many different services for forming an LLC over the years, as that is one of the more common things startups want to do. The old-school method of creating a business entity can be

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Many of my posts rank on the top spot on Google, which means lots of free traffic comes to this site. To get your site ranked high in Google’s search results, keep reading to understand how to increase your odds of hitting those coveted spots. 10 Ways to Get Ranked Higher in Google’s Search Results

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Today’s my 39th birthday. Statistically speaking, I’m nearly halfway through! Not sure why I said wrote that with excitement, knowing your life is nearly halfway over is a very odd feeling. I have been reflecting on my life today and thought you might enjoy reading a few lessons that I’ve learned in the first half.

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 Social media is not just a place to express yourself and post about your personal stuff. In 2020, brands are trying to get that extra cushion of trust by using social media. So as an entrepreneur, it’s crucial to know how to get the max out of your social media without compromising your productivity. So

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The other day, I decided to clean up my Twitter feed. Unfortunately, I may have inadvertently cleaned up things a bit too much as I went to bed having over 14,000 followers and woke up to only 12,700. It’s not unusual for me to gain a hundred or more NEW followers each day, so losing

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I was visiting with a small business owner who owns multiple businesses and is a multi-millionaire some time ago. We were talking about the best businesses for a newbie to start, and he made a comment that made me stop and think. “Just Mow Yards.” Successful Businesses Are Everywhere It clicked for me then. Look

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I’m still an avid soccer player, although I’m well past my prime. One difference that has become obvious to me over the years between those who make goals and those who never do is the willingness to take a shot. It’s the same difference between those who are wildly successful in life and those who

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Warren Buffett, one of the richest men in the world, a household name on Wall Street, had this to say about the best investment you can make. “Invest in yourself as much as you can, you’re your own biggest asset. Anything you can do to invest in yourself is the best possible investment you can

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Think back to an amazing performance you’ve seen recently.  Did it ever cross your mind to ask the question how did this person get where they are when not that long ago mom and dad were changing his or her diapers?  How did they do that?This is the question that I ask myself on a

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It seems like everyone has their rules for success these days. There’s Bill Marriot’s 12 rules for success, Steve Job’s 12 rules of success, Arnold Schwarzenegger’s 12 rules of success, Bill Gates 10 rules of success, Donald Trump’s 10 Rules for Success, Barack Obama’s 10 Rules for Success, and even a viral NSFW 12 f*ing

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I’m a business consultant as well as a business owner and am always looking for ways to help both my business and that of my clients. With this in mind, I asked thousands of business owners, “What changes did you make in your business that helped the most?” Here are their top responses. Changes That

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Use the links below to navigate our picks for the best personal development books for each of the following topics. Finances Business Relationships Skills & Time Management BONUS: Book of the Month Selections Best Personal Development Books for Finances   1.  The Total Money Makeover: A Proven Plan for Financial Fitness by Dave Ramsey Leading

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It’s your turn on the mastermind group hot seat. How do you get the most out of your moment in the spotlight? Let’s start with some basic terminology so we’re all on the same page. What is a Mastermind Group? A mastermind group is a peer-to-peer mentoring concept where group members learn and solve problems

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The boss walked into the meeting room, and the atmosphere suddenly turned chilly. No one wanted to be here because everyone knew this guy had no business being the leader. We’ve all been there, and we’ve all also heard the mantra over and over that we need to step up and lead. In general, that’s

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You probably have run into an ad like this: “I made six figures running my own business, click here to learn how you can do the same!” When I see this through the eyes of someone who runs a multi-million dollar business and regularly signs off on five-figure checks, I have to question whether that’s

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Rabbit, Fish, and Eagle Go to School It was the first day of school. “What a wonderful time this will be,” thought Rabbit, Fish, and Eagle! Excited to learn new things, they all looked forward to meeting their new classmates and getting started. Swimming Class The first class of the day was swimming. Fish flashed around the

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