Ask yourself the question, are you putting in the work?!
It never ceases to amaze me the number of entrepreneurs who upon coming up with a great idea, try to make it perfect before launching. This is a failed concept. One must Launch and Iterate. By trying to make your product perfect, not only are you delaying your launch and incurring extra costs – but you are also arrogantly assuming you know exactly what your consumers need/want. By launching a minimum viable product you enable your customers to feedback on what matters to them. You can then go back to the drawing board and iterate your product, knowing that what […]
You’ve decided you want to head out into the startup world and begin nurturing your own business. In this video I outline 3 most common reasons for why 9 in 10 startups fail within the first 12 months! 1) Having an unclear purpose. If you leap into starting your entrepreneurial journey without a clear purpose you are pure and simply going to struggle! You need to identify a shortcoming or opportunity in the market and then decipher how you will eliminate it! 2) Poor cash flow! This is an absolute business-destroyer. If you are unable to manage your […]
As a young entrepreneur, it can be easy to avoid having difficult conversations. Mastering this skill can really allow you to overcome hurdles and move your business or ventures forward. In this video I provide my top tips on how to have difficult conversations. Mastering this skill early on will set you up well to achieve your future personal and business goals – regardless of the field or profession you find yourself in! 1) Have the right mindset! Be open minded and focused on coming up with a resolution to the issue at hand. 2) Let the other person talk! […]
To become a successful entrepreneur, you need to have the correct mindset; setting your expectations correctly when you start a business will greatly increase your chance of success. Being an entrepreneur demands commitment and dedication — more than most jobs do. The more you become known for your expertise in your business, the more people will seek you out to tap into your expertise, creating more selling and referral opportunities. I share my top 6 tips to help you become a networking wizard!
At the age of 23, I’ve been lucky enough to start off my fair share of start-ups since the age of 15. In this video, I go into the 4 major hurdles which are stopping you from reaching your first million! 1) Launch and Iterate! It never ceases to amaze me the number of start-ups that try to build the perfect product or service without testing to see if their market exists! 2) Plan Thoroughly — know what the goal of your business is — what is it that you want to achieve!? 3) Delegate Effectively. […]
My top 3 signs that you are ready to start on your entrepreneurial journey: 1) Be ready to take a leap of faith. Understand that there is no better time to start than today. There will never be a perfect moment for you to start. Launch your product or service and allow your target audience to help you iterate it to what they require! 2) Have a financial plan to stay afloat. Make sure you take into account your personal circumstances before deciding to start up. Cash flow will be tough for a while at the beginning so […]
In this video, I share my top 3 tips on maintaining your motivation levels for a long enough period of time that you achieve your goals! 1) Vividly imagine you having achieved you goals. Imagine it in as much detail as possible daily! 2) Ensure your intention for achieving the goal in the first place is crystal clear… 3) Break down your goals into smaller milestones which are measurable. Plus at the end of the video I share a sneaky BONUS TIP! If you enjoyed this video, please like, comment, subscribe and share with any […]