When you run a business, or even your own blog, there are many factors involved in the success of the venture. These includes things like:

  1. Targeting the right customers
  2. Having a point of difference
  3. Marketing effectively
  4. Keeping a close eye on cash flow
  5. Providing good customer service, and more

However, it’s also important to keep in mind that, as the leader of, and potentially the only worker in, your business, ultimately its success comes down to your personality.

You not only need to be on top of various topics and tasks, but also must have the right kind of mindset


When running a business, there are plenty of areas of the company that need to be tended to. You have so much to do in this regard that it is important to assess what matters the most. So, you have to make sure you do as much as you can to help improve the cash flow in the business. There are a great deal of things to think about when dealing with business finances, and this is one area you can’t gloss over.

Improving and boosting your business cash flow is so important because of the fact that it is…


Brandi Marsh is the CEO and Founder of the pon-profit, Ebony and Pink Pearls. Ebony and Pink Pearls is a faith-based organization whose mission and core values are to empower young girls to walk their purpose, seek God in prayer, and honor God in purity.

She graduated with a Master’s degree in Counseling from California State University, Long Beach and currently lives in Los Angeles, CA.

Ebony and Pink Pearls will be launching its 1st Annual Summer Mentoring Program for girls 13–18 years old this June 2018!

What motivated and inspired you to start your own business?

What inspired me…


Mariz Brown was born and raised in the Philippines and moved to California when she was 12 years old. She graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Business of Administration and has been an entrepreneur in the Los Angeles area for over 10 years and in the corporate world for almost 5 years.

She is happily married to her high school sweetheart with four young boys ranging from 5 to 12 years old. She now lives permanently in the the small town of Redding, northern California.

What motivated and inspired you to start your own business?

I’m an entrepreneur at…


So, you are thinking about moving to do business in a new city or even a new country? While your first reaction may be a rush of nerves and excitement, you need to take the time to think about whether or not you are making the right decision.

After all, this is a big choice to make that is going to affect your entire life. It helps to write down all the pros and cons, as well as weighing up all the expenses involved carefully. Here are just a few of the top points to include in your decision-making process.

Consider Your Company Numbers


Starting a retail business is not as easy as it sounds; there are many venues for it and there are a lot of things that you need to consider before you invest.

One of the best items to sell and to start a small business with are shoes. Shoes are a fashion component, but they are not just a want, they are a need. No outfit is complete without the right shoes!

Starting your business

There is a global market for accessories, like purses and shoes, which means that if you are planning to sell shoes, there are plenty of opportunities for you…


It’s all good and well having a professionally designed website that represents your company adequately, but what’s the point if you are continuously receiving no visitors?

There are several ways to increase traffic to the pages of your website, and here we’ll talk about a few of the key things you can do.

Perform On-Page SEO

If you’re unaware of the term SEO, it refers to ‘Search Engine Optimization’. That’s assuming that many people will find your page via a search engine first, rather than typing the name of your website directly into the address bar.

So, for example, people are more likely…


Jakia Cheatham is a 21 year old Christian Author and Businesswoman in the Michigan area. She is the CEO of Pretty Women Hustle Magazine & Event Company. Through her company she aims to daily educate, empower, and promote women by offering services and resources to help them promote, market and advertise their businesses, website(s), book(s), blog(s), product(s), or service(s).

What motivated and inspired you to start your own business?

After writing books and noticing how difficult it was to land an interview with news publications and blogs. …


1. Self-service Kiosks

Traditionally, ordering food in restaurants generates stress. Lots of lines, slow service, and no vacant seats are just some of the factors contributing to that stress. However, gone are the days where you need to line up to order food. Thanks to these innovative self-service kiosks, you can now order conveniently.

These electronic ordering systems provide guests a more conducive touchscreen menu. Guests can directly and quickly make the order process much easier with your POS (point-of-sale) system.

With the help of kiosks, your business can potentially increase its revenue, put an end to long lines, present promotions, focus on…


A brand is what defines you as a company. It is what people think of when they hear certain words. Your brand shows the core values of who you are and what your business is trying to achieve. It is what helps you stand out from other competitors in your field.

You will find that building a brand isn’t always easy. Taking the wrong turn could be detrimental to your company. But with the right steps, it could give your business the push it needed. So here are a few factors to consider when building your brand.

Define What Your Business Is

Before you can…

Elaine Rau

Founder of LadyBossBlogger.com — blog highlighting female entrepreneurs, their businesses and their stories. Email ladybossblogger@gmail.com to be featured!

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