With the costs of the basic needs of life soaring and salaries stagnating, many people hope to find extra jobs to help make ends meet or to buy a few luxuries.   However, finding a paying job that can be squeezed into odd free hours and weekends can seem impossible. Many investigate online businesses as…

In this issue of “Passion to Business” I have a very simple message for you that I believe will greatly colour your life, future and what you bring to others as an individual. I will then go ahead to share this issue’s Business Success Story – A mum who is using her Passion and Creative…

Welcome Back from your Christmas Break (and for those still on a break, keep enjoying yourselves!). I had a great time with family and friends over Christmas and truly enjoyed myself very much but… As my mentor said, it’s the right time to start or continue the preparation towards 2012during this period of transition, that is,…

One of my main motivations for publishing this newsletter and my blog is to help and see people like you and myself start and continue to make an income from what they love and enjoy doing. I was reminded of this truth by a gentleman by the name of Brad Burton whom I met yesterday,…

You can’t get laid off When you start your own Business, you are no longer on anyone’s list of people to lay-off. Jobs are no longer for life and it is now said that the average job lasts for about 4 years. Your Business can be for life and even passed unto the next generation….

“Whoever desires constant success must change his conduct with the times” – Niccolo Machiavelli Change before you have to – Jack Welch Change is an opportunity for growth. It helps us to see possibilities, making our dreams and aspirations more reachable, something we can reach, see more clearly and work towards. Change is a fuel for…

How do I find a Profitable Business Idea?   To Find a Profitable Business Idea, Do a Personal, Online and Offline Research on: Your area(s) of Passion; Your areas(s) of Expertise / Experience; Possible Matching Business Ideas;  Your Target Market; The cost and selling price of your product / service; If the  members of your target market can afford your…

Turn what you know about your hobby into a product   What to do: Write an A-Z or “need to know” book / e-book about your hobby. Your hobby may be swimming, golf, line dancing, singing, reading, crafts like sewing, knitting, games, parties or anything worth doing at all. Sell your book to your “niche”…