What Constitutes a Fruitful Task?

What Constitutes a Fruitful Task?

When people start their own business they often think it’s going to be all dollars and doughnuts, not realizing that it’s also work. To produce dollars to buy doughnuts, productive billable work will need to be accomplished, or sellable products will have to be made and sold. In business there are tasks that produce results and some that are out-and-out wastes of time.

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Automating Your Business So You Can Go on Vacation

Automating Your Business So You Can Go on Vacation

As an online business owner it’s important to make plans to take periodic vacations. That means a real vacation to turn off all the computers, disconnect from social media, and spend time with your family. Everyone needs a vacation. The problem is, business owners tend not to take very many vacations and when they do, they usually lose money. But, you can set up your business to avoid a drop off in income, and still be able to turn everything off.

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How to Outsource To Your Kids

How to Outsource To Your Kids

Have you ever thought about hiring your children to help you with your business? Today, teenagers have a difficult time finding part time jobs. And if they’re lucky enough to find a job, it can be difficult for them to manage their school work and work the hours that many part time jobs require. And chances are, if you own your own business or are self employed that you could use a little extra help now and again. Why not outsource to your children? It’s a great way to help them and yourself at the same time.

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