Category Archives: Entrepreneurship

Google Sheets Formula for Keyword Density in Cells

Today, walking through my local salvation army, I saw that coffee mugs were 2 for $1. “Holy shit”, I thought, “I can make some money off that”. I’ve learned to…

50 Best Subscription Box Ideas for 2016

If you’ve read my blog before or followed me on twitter, you know that I own several subscription box businesses. Initially starting in 2014, Bocandy, which I founded, was the…

The Importance of Tradition for Entrepreneurs

This post is overdue, but better late than ever. It goes back to Thanksgiving, 2015, last year, months ago- but a very busy time for my business. For many online…

How to Hire a Virtual Assistant (Walkthrough)

In my writings on this blog, I often refer to hiring a virtual assistant. I’ve used VAs for PR and SEO, doing things like blogger outreach, commenting on similar blog…

$2500 profit in 48 hours with no ad spend on a brand new website. Here is the timeline.

A lot of entrepreneurship is about being in the right place at the right time. You can’t really impact the timing of things, but you can certainly move yourself to…

250 tools every startup needs

TweetDeck This is a web tool which helps a user to manage and post to one’s social networking pages or profiles. Before Twitter acquired TweetDeck, it used to work with…

how to make more money

17 Tools in 2015 Every Entrepreneur Needs to Make More Money

17 Tools in 2015 Every Entrepreneur Needs to Make More Money Anybody can make a few bucks on the internet. When I was 19, I bought broken xbox 360s for…

VIRTUAL ASSISTANT

How to Use a Virtual Assistant for SEO and PR

EDIT: Don’t know how to hire a Virtual Assistant? Read this walkthrough first.  One of the most difficult things about starting and promoting your business is finding marketing outlets to…

how to sell lots of books

How to be an Entrepreneur When You Have No Money: How I sold 2000 Physical Copies of my Book in 10 months.

  In Feb, 2013, I published The Great Lakes Book Project. It is an anthology of 25 true stories that I crowd sourced from relevant authors in the Upper Midwest….

A picture of a man who is scared of failing

The Number One Thing Keeping You From Success

Consider your dreams for a moment. Not the places you want to be, not the things you like, but your dreams. The outlandish “save the world” stuff that you don’t…