The Best Free Podcasts To Follow For Business Owners

What to Consider When Planning an Exit Plan from Your Business

Your business exit strategy – do it from day one Making a business exit strategy is something you will probably want to do near the start. It's good practice whether you are starting your own new company, becoming a franchise or buying an existing business. After all, whatever you're doing, you probably aren't going to want to do it forever... (more…)

Are you cut out to be a business owner or a franchise owner?

The modern marketplace is growing more and more crowded in many industries. And for a lot of young people these days, starting their own business is the only way to get a decent job. Buying a franchise is one way to do that. Already by 2016, the franchise sector in Australia was worth more than $146 billion. But is being a franchisee right for you? It's time to ask yourself some hard questions about your own skills and experience. As well as what you want your time spent running your own business to be like… (more…)

5 easy networking tips to get outside of your comfort zone

Don’t worry. You're not alone. Networking doesn't come naturally to everyone. But taking some baby steps towards building your own network doesn't have to be a big deal. Here are some straightforward networking tips to get even the most private of persons out of their comfort zone: 1) Ask people questions about themselves Most people love to talk about themselves. It's not boasting. Well, not all the time. It's just human nature. You're your own specialist subject - and everyone likes it when someone takes an interest in them. (more…)