How to Start an Online Business in 11 Simple Steps

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We want to motivate all of you to get started creating online businesses. The idea is that in one year, you can build an online business that earns $1,000 or more per month with part-time, focused effort. Just follow these steps to learn how to start an online business this year.

Learn How to Start a Blog That Earns over $400k a year

How to start a blog and monetize it. A real life case study on building a passive income stream.

When you Google “How to Start a Blog” all of the results are identical and generally pretty terrible. They only show you the 5 baby steps to getting started. Five years ago, I wanted someone to give me the actual answers. This is me hailing from the future to give you exactly that. I call it internet justice.

How to Incorporate Your Family and Why It’s about More Than Money

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Business owners get a lot of perks regular people don’t. But here’s the secret: Business owners are ordinary people, and starting a small business isn’t that hard. Maybe you don’t think you’re the type of person who should run a small business. Do you have a family? Then you should incorporate your family into a small business.

FreshBooks Review: The Best Cloud-Based Accounting Software?

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While 82% of small business owners fail to manage their cash flow, FreshBooks boasts its software will help you do it better while saving you 192 hours every year. This review details its invoicing, time tracking, and accounting features that have been helping self-employed professionals since 2003. In short, if you’re looking for a solution to potentially help you accomplish more in less time, read this post.

The $100 MBA Show: An Interview Omar Zenhom

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We chat with Omar Zenhom, co-creator of $100MBA.net, about how he got started and was able to quit his job to start his business.

LLC vs S Corporation: The Amazing Tax Benefits Of Having a Business

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The two most expensive things in life are taxes and interest, and we want to avoid both. One of the best ways to avoid taxes is by starting a business. Today we will discuss LLC vs S Corp and the amazing tax benefits of having a business.

How To Buy A Business: The Complete Checklist

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We often talk about how important it is to have at least one source of passive income. There are only so many hours in the day anyone can work, so we need a way to make money that is divorced from our time. Buying a business can be one way to do that. We’ve created a ‘how to buy a business’ checklist that guides you through the process.

How to Form an LLC in Seven Easy Steps: An Essential Guide

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You’ve made the decision to start a small business. Working for yourself can provide the freedom and flexibility to build the life you want, but it can also be stressful. We’re here to make it easy. This post will show you how to form a limited liability company (LLC) in seven simple steps.

How to Write a One-Page Business Plan: 6 Simple Steps for Success

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Have you heard of an elevator pitch? It’s a simple concept. If you have a good business idea, you should be able to pitch it to potential investors during a quick elevator trip (think 20-30 seconds). Not too many details, not too much fluff. Just a concise, easy-to-understand summary. Drafting a one-page business plan follows the same logic. This post will show you how.

Small Business Taxes: How They Work and What You’ll Pay This Year

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Small businesses are a big part of our country’s economic growth, so you would think the government would make starting a business as easy as possible. Of course, this is not the case. If you need a business tax strategy, listen up.

Freelance Taxes: Simple Tips for the Self-Employed to Avoid Losing Money

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Freelance taxes make you queasy? Discover tax-savings tips and become a financial jedi like Obi Wan. Get your antidote here.

Go Fire Yourself: How to Quit a Job Like a Professional

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Even if you hate your job, you don’t want to burn bridges when you leave. It’s important to know how to quit a job without making enemies. 

QuickBooks For The Self-Employed: Track Expenses, Invoices & Optimize Taxes (Like A Champ)

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Need help tracking your business expenses and tax details? Learn all about QuickBooks Self-Employed tax software. Click here to get your shit together.

Turn Your Hobby Into a Money Maker

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Jim Wang, founder of Bargaineering.com, discusses how you can turn your hobby into cash.

Lifestyle Business vs. Growth-Minded Business

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If you want to start a business what kind do you want it to be? There are two competing business philosophies: lifestyle business vs. growth-minded business.

Should You Start a Side Business?

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We talk a lot about side hustles on the show. Today we’ll discuss if you should start your own side business.

Do Things That Scale: Starting a Business That Will Take Off

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There are only so many hours in a day so you need to build a business that can grow while you’re sleeping, on vacation, or working on your next business. You have to do things that scale when starting a business that will take off. 

How To Quit Your Job And Actually Start A Business

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You often hear “overnight” success stories when it comes to people who have quit their jobs to start a business, but it doesn’t happen that way. It takes a lot of work and planning to get there. If you’re fed up with the 9-5 grind, we’ll show you how to quit your job and actually start a business.

Monetizing Your Passion and Building Your Business

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Lots of us dream about turning our passion into a money-making business and it can be done! In our on-going series about starting an online business, we discuss monetizing your passion and building your business. 

How to Become an Entrepreneur: The First Year

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It wasn’t until I saw the renewal email from my hosting service that I realized the significance of February 3rd. It was one year since I started my business and boy have a learned a lot. If you are thinking of going down that route too, here is how to become an entrepreneur and what the first year might look like.

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