What to Include in a Resume

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Over the past 25 years I’ve helped countless co-workers, supervisors, fellow-students, my own students, friends, and family figure out what to include in a resume. I’ve also personally helped a few dozen people get hired based on a resume we wrote or rewrote together. After researching what works today (as part of updating my own resume), I decided it was time to write a blog post answering … Continue reading

Can’t find a job?

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“Help I can’t find a job!”, said Ryan. He added, “I have been unemployed for 3 years. I can’t find a job and I would like to know how to get one because I have tried everything. I have called everyone in the local directory to ask for work & work placements. I went around shops asking managers. I apply online every day and hand out resumes … Continue reading

Making a Career Choice?

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Are you Making a Career Choice? Making a career choice and the related planning will continue throughout your life. For example, I am a 44 year old who has retired from a 25 year military career, is running a business, and is still planning my next couple careers. I think that when you stop figuring out what is next, you start spending all your time looking back … Continue reading

How do I start this “on-line business”?

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How do I start this “online business”?   Anonymous Asked: I really want to start an online business while I’m in college to get first hand experience while I’m learning before I open a store. How can I go about doing this? I want to start by selling pet treats, then grow into a full pet store. I don’t know what licenses I need to have or … Continue reading

Residual, Perpetual & Passive Income Machines – 4 of 5

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Step #4: Act: Build a Perpetual, Residual & Passive Income Site Now you’ve determined some areas you care enough about to truly work with. You have also assessed the market for those areas. Now it is time to take action. Here are some simplified steps you can follow. Buy a relevant domain Try to buy a domain name reflecting the exact phrase that turned out to be … Continue reading

Residual, Perpetual & Passive Income Machines – 3 of 5

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Step #3: Find a Relevant Product to Generate Passive Income Life is full of decisions. As we are only looking at options that generate passive income, this choice has potential to work-out well regardless of what path you choose. I love those types of decisions. The challenge is deciding what path will work out better for you (while considering all aspects of your life). In step 1, … Continue reading

Residual, Perpetual & Passive Income Machines – 2 of 5

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Welcome to Step 2 of Residual, Perpetual & Passive Income Machines Step #2: Research Need and Competition There are lots of ways to do this. I will discuss a select few that come without any cost & are at your fingertips every day. The reason this step is to find out what a large number people are searching for solutions to. If people are searching for solutions … Continue reading

Teamwork and Qualities of a Good Team Leader

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Qualities of Good Leadership Foster Teamwork Successful team leadership and teamwork are critical in difficult situations. Your success depends largely on how you (the leader) are perceived in the team’s eyes. Plenty of people would rather intentionally self-destruct than give an obviously horrible leader everything they have only to watch them mess things up. Confidence, attitude, and technique all play into making a solid first impression and … Continue reading

Motivate – Showing up is half the battle

The next time you are struggling to motivate yourself to take a risk and try something you care about, think about this… Working with a client today presented me an interesting opportunity. We attended two state agency run classes. The first class was an orientation for the license application process. The second class was an operations management course for daycare centers. In case you haven’t already guessed, … Continue reading

10 Step Business Plan PDF

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First download one of our BUSINESS PLAN PDF files from our resource center. Next, read this blog on Building a Business Plan for a Startup Business Building a Productive Business Plan Hello again! I’m Seth Haigh (founder of http://www.managetogrow.com) and I think you’ll really enjoy and benefit from this (and a couple other) of our “Series Blogs”. As the title indicates, this one focuses on startup business … Continue reading