Barbara Hickley

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When Reinvention is the Best Remedy for Your Small Biz Ailments

Are you stuck in a rut? Has business been slow? Are you ready to expand your product line, but don't know how? Are you struggling to connect with customers online?<p>No matter what your small business' issues are, now's the perfect opportunity to reinvent your business and get over that hump that's …

Why Entrepreneurs Should Use The Strategy Plan Instead of The Business Plan

What is one of the first things people say you need before going into business? A business plan. The basis of this statement is that the business plan is supposed to be instrumental in guiding your business's path towards continual growth. Also, the business plan is supposed to establish that you …

How To Stay Ambitious In Business Without Burning Out

How can you be successful and have an impact in business without sacrificing yourself or your sanity in the process?<p>I’ve spent the last several years studying neuroscience, mindfulness, high performance leadership, and several other healing modalities to figure out how to create success with …

10 Steps to Starting a Business While Keeping Your Full-Time Job | Inc.com

A few years ago, I published a post on starting a business while keeping your full-time job. I listed a number of reasons why this makes sense. I even included some practical steps.<p>But I didn’t go far enough.<p>So here’s a guest post from Ryan Robinson, an entrepreneur and marketer who teaches people …

Can You Pass This 3 Question Test of Basic Money Smarts?

Two money experts have quizzed people around the world to test their understanding of basic financial concepts like risk, compounding interest and …

Personal Finance

8 Ways to Simplify Your Finances

Consolidate. Prioritize. Automate.<p>Do you find yourself overwhelmed by your financial responsibilities? Do you sometimes ignore your accounts and …

9 Spending Habits Which Waste You A Lot Of Money Though You’re Not Aware

If you want to meet your financial goals and certain milestones in life you have to be critical on how you spend money. Spending money and acting …

15 Books You Should Read Before Starting Your Business

When my first company failed, a young startup I founded right after college, I wanted to know why. I spent the next year reading and working like an …