What Does It Take to Emotionally Succeed as an Entrepreneur? Here’s What I’ve Learned, One Year After Quitting My Job and Taking the Leap of Faith

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[We recently experienced a complete data loss on Invest It Wisely, wiping out our posts and recent comments; we apologize if your comment was lost, and also for the multiple reposts! Thankfully, Code Garage and WP-DBManager saved our butts and we were able to recover data from February 1st. If you run a WordPress site… [Read More]

Why I Love Being a Landlord


The following is the first staff post by Greg Johnson. Please join me in welcoming him to the site! When people use the term “investing,” they are usually talking about investing money in the stock market. Whether that is through the purchase of single stocks, mutual funds, or retirement accounts, their idea of investing is… [Read More]

Corporate Hospitality Is More Important Than Ever


Talk to any business owner about what it’s like running a company in the current economic climate and the chances are they will tell you ‘it’s tough out there.’ Despite the glimmers of hope that things might be improving and that the downturn might be swaying slightly more in favour of an upturn, most companies… [Read More]

What Type Of Office Life Do You Have?


The following is the first staff post by Shondell from Call Me What You Want, Even Cheap. Please join me in welcoming her to the site! I have done the 7-3, 8-4 and 9-5 over the course of my career. Working 9-5 seems to be the standard for which most people refer to a 8… [Read More]

Phone Service for Your Home Business


The prospect of running any business without a telephone line is practically unthinkable, especially in these modern times where the telephone is most people’s primary form of communication. It stands to reason that for any business to make the right first impression, their business phone service must be faultless and reliable, and there are a… [Read More]