Often people think that you need to raise a lot of money to build a successful online business. However in this day of age, that’s not true. You don’t need venture capital money to get your startup off the ground. You can do it with little to no money. I’ve created several successful online businesses […]
CaboPress – WordPress Mastermind Retreat. I’m one of the co-hosts. Show up with questions, and you will leave inspired, supported, & with an actionable plan to grow your business.
||September 22, 2015
||Hiring, Culture, Clients, Sales, Talent, Products, Support, Contracts, Marketing, Growth, and everything WordPress Business Related!
Fiesta Americana Resort
||Cabo San Lucas
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Does your day ever get off-course before it’s even started? Maybe you woke up late, feel rushed and stressed from the moment your eyes open. Or you drag yourself out of bed to your computer with great intentions, but somehow you end up surfing the web aimlessly, again. You might think your problem is lack […]
Did you know that 63% of customers are more likely to make a purchase from a site which has user reviews? Or a simple security seal can increase your sales by 42%? It shouldn’t come as a surprise because TRUST is by far the most important factor in a person’s purchase decision. Imagine if I […]
As entrepreneurs, we have way too many meetings. Whether it’s one-off events or the weekly check-in with employees, meetings can take up an increasing amount of time. Not to mention, they’re a huge productivity killer. But removing meetings isn’t always the best way to take back your time. Here are some tips that helped me […]
Do you have a big goal that you want to achieve or perhaps a large project that you want to pull off? Maybe it’s to write a book, launch a new product, or even run a maraton. Recently while mentoring a student, this question came up: how do you achieve really big goals? How do […]
Do you want to be more productive? As entrepreneurs, we work more than eight hours a day, more than five days a week. Not only that, we’re often pulled in several different directions. Here are five productivity hacks that I use to get more work done in the day. 1. Only Answer Emails During Specific […]
In 2008 when I launched my personal blog to share my experiences, I decided to call it Balkhis instead of using my full name (Syed Balkhi). As time passed on, I regretted that decision because it created a lot of confusion. People thought that my last name was Balkhis instead of Balkhi. I basically combined […]
I’m a big NFL fan. When the whole DeflateGate controversy was going on, I was in Guatemala visiting the schools that we built. But I wanted to write about this topic and what we can learn about leadership from this controversy. Say what you will about Bill Belichick, the guy engenders loyalty. Once the DeflateGate […]
If you Google “how to build a personal brand”, then you will probably see articles about 7 ways or 8 key steps to building a personal brand. Well most of those articles are full of crap. Just because you create a personal website and call yourself a “social media expert” or “marketing expert” doesn’t make […]