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Entrepreneurs make the mistake of researching their competition in the beginning stages of their business but often forget to keep an eye out throughout their entrepreneur journey. With technology ever changing and new and improved resources available, you need to make sure you are ahead of the game. Schedule a few hours out of the week to research your competition and make sure you stand out from the crowd.
#PinkPost Affirmation of the Week
I am worthy of the abundance that my business brings to my life.
Innovation, Mentorship and Coaching . . . more and more resources are available to help grow your business idea. The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation will launch its very first public service announcement during the Super Bowl this weekend. The commercial displays how one idea can grow into a successful business.
The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation is referred to as the “World’s Largest Foundation Devoted to Entrepreneurship”. The foundation focuses on programs to advance entrepreneurship and improve the education of our youth. Their founder, Ewing Kauffman was one of the first pioneers in devoting his time and efforts to support entrepreneurship. Today the Kauffman Foundation is the most sought after organization for entrepreneurship expertise.
So while you join the other 111 million people to watch the Super Bowl on Sunday, then you too can be inspired to launch your business ideas. Check out their new website Willitbeyou.com for resources to launch your business today.
Take a sneak peak at the commercial that will air on Sunday.
With the grind of everyday living it is easy to move from day to day without truly appreciating your accomplishments. Life situations happen to us both good and bad but in all that we go through we need to be thankful for the lessons to be learned. I decided to create a list of things I was thankful for to remind myself just how blessed I really am. Read More
On November 1, 2011 President Barack Obama declared November as “National Entrepreneurship Month”. Encouraging us to celebrate our successes and support one another. It has never been a greater time than now to join the movement of self employment. Technology has allowed us to turn our mom and pops into global empires that are growing by leaps and bounds every year. (visit website)
Take the time to support a small business during this month or mentor someone you know that is interested in starting their own business. Your advice and motivation can catapult their passion into a billion dollar idea.
Ways to Celebrate National Entrepreneurship Month
Participate in Global Entrepreneurship Week.
November 14-20, 2011 is Global Entrepreneurship Week. This week is full of wonderful events throughout the world. PinkBoss, Inc is participating by awarding and featuring 7 industry changing women located in the metro Atlanta area. We are honoring these ladies for all their hard work and dedication to help others. Come up with creative ways for your organization to celebrate during this week as well. (Visit website)
Participate in Small Business Saturday
November 26, 2011 is the 2nd Annual Small Business Saturday sponsored by American Express. This day over 1.9 million people have pledged to shop and support a local small business in their area. This will help fuel the economy on the biggest shopping weekend of the year. The Small Business Saturday website is full of resources to help you promote discounts for customers to take advantage of for the entire day. You are also eligible for $100 in free Facebook Ads to help promote your business if you plan to participate. (Visit website)
Create a Tweetup or Networking Event.
Take the time to schedule a tweetup or email a few entrepreneurs to meet to discuss challenges and success stories to encourage one another. This can help build your network and offer additional support to other entrepreneurs around you.