The recent mess caused by the government shutdown has caused me to revisit a concept that I have reflected on in the past. It is the idea that a part of every healthy household should be a business it is building. But the question is what business? Of course, there are a lot of activitiesContinue reading The American Dream: A business in every household.
I have been struggling with the issue of needing to get a job but also needing the flexibility to be available for the things I have to take care of for quite a while now. Getting a regular job means that I have to report to a “boss” about everything. Whether it be being sick,Continue reading Until your passive income supports your desired lifestyle, how can you build a life of freedom without getting a J.O.B.?
People are reluctant to join things. Especially when it involves paying a monthly fee. That is understandable. Why? Because they know that in order to get their money’s worth that have to actually go and do what that club offers. For someone who wants to become fit, joining a fitness club with all of theContinue reading Joining a Membership for Business is Like Joining a Fitness Club or Golf Club.
This is going to be a bit embarrassing. One of my personal challenges with being successful in building any kind of independent contracting type of income streams is the looming question of taxes. I didn’t know anything about how to turn my income into legitimate businesses. I doubt I am alone. Most of the targetContinue reading What do you do with the income? Taxes and Legal Issues.
“Profits are better than wages.” I heard this quote first from a recording of a Jim Rohn lecture. He learned it from his mentor Earl Schauff. What is the difference really? The difference is in the possibilities. Wages are based on time and there are only so many hours in a day, so many daysContinue reading Profits & Commissions are Better Than Wages.
Sometimes life can be a very anxious experience. Some of it is caused by others, much of it is self-inflicted. Knowing the difference is important because we can change what we do to ourselves, but we have no control over others. There are a couple of areas I believe where you always need to workContinue reading No matter what happens there is always a way to create a compelling future.