Why every entrepreneur should strive to keep 100% of their business and never get involved in raising funds.
If you are dreaming of a life that is good for your business, good for your bank account, and good for your lifestyle, then this blog post might contain some useful insights and inspirations for you.
“10 places I recommend you visit during your lifetime” is a one-off eBook that I’ve compiled for my readers. Over 46 pages (and with lots of high-resolution pics to whet your appetite), this guide summarises all those destinations that I’d add to my bucket list over and over again.
The process of writing – or preparing for writing – is a very personal one. Here is the method that helped me increase my writing output by 30% to 50%, if not more. I have been using this method for about a quarter of a century.
Q10 interview: How to build a portable, lucrative online business in a (literally!) bricks-and-mortar industry
How do you spot a gap in a market that many consider boring and unsuitable for online entrepreneurs? Why does it pay to avoid external fundraising? What is the single biggest issue for running a business when travelling frequently? Here are ten questions I asked Andrew Boast about his inspiring journey.
I have made it one of my priorities to hone my ability to listen to that inexplicable, quirky urge you get in your stomach region. As you will see in this article, this is actually a skill you can develop.
Here are some practical, easy-to-implement points of stuff that I would have paid money for if someone had taught me about them earlier in life.
As an entrepreneur, you need to put a monetary value to decisions on how you spend your time. Here’s how to do it.
If you are interested in a truly unique visit to the smallest independent state of the British Commonwealth, then now is your chance.
For Leavers and Remainers alike, Theresa May’s unsuccessful handling of Brexit offers a few useful, timeless and important lessons how to manage organisational change.
Q10 interview: Hands-on advice from a “Sovereign Man” for building a business, minimising taxes and living the life you’ve always dreamed of
Picking the brain of online entrepreneur Marco Wutzer: What opportunities exist for aspiring entrepreneurs in the years to come?
There are already hundreds of articles about the pros and cons of deleting social media accounts. After some initial reluctance, I decided to add yet another one because I found a few aspects that have not yet received enough attention in the public debate.
No one knows your company’s problems and weaknesses better than the people who work for you. Make sure to get their honest and direct feedback to help you improve things.
Become a master negotiator with my ten-minute primer and take your career, your business or your life in general to a higher level of success.
After an initial period of experimentation and putting my own thoughts into order, you’ll soon see a number of exciting new features on here.
I’ve spent three months without a mobile phone with the aim of kicking it out of my life for good – here’s why my little experiment failed and why I am still glad that I attempted it.
You will only be able to sell your business once so make sure to get the cash you deserve.
I recently attended a talk by two fund managers providing pre-seed money. Their approach and clarity in explaining the value of pre-seed funding impressed me.
Venture capital is an extreme – and costly – way of getting funded. Think twice before getting a venture capitalist onboard your start-up.
Do you want to boost your customer base? Stop being a boring financial services company – put story-telling at the heart of your content marketing strategy.
Smaller, founder-led charities can be incredibly impactful and effective. Make sure to give them the attention they deserve!
My recap of over three years spent with the Charles Darwin Foundation. Warning: Contains some inconvenient truths about the conservation NGO sector!
Not having the right team causes a lot of start-ups to fail. But how can you build the right team – and how can you get your investors to help?
Matus Maar, co-founder and managing partner at Talis Capital, about why you need to keep momentum if you want to create Fear Of Missing Out (FOMO).
A rich but inexperienced and lazy angel investor is one of the less desirable funders you can find. How can you spot a good investor and make your company bullet-proof longer-term?
Entrepreneurs, take note of the wise words from angel investor Peter Cowley: “Do find smart money. Get to know your investor.”
With flexible working increasingly becoming the norm, how can you ensure your company gets the most out of those working remotely?
Hardly a day goes by when I am not chipping away on my email inbox, no matter where I am. Always working on the road might not work for some, but definitely for me!
Are you trying to raise funds for your early-stage venture or are you about to set up your own business? Some uncensored advice about what to look out for.
The usual year-end panic about hitting targets and fulfilling plans is upon us. Here are my 4 tips how to make the most of the 12 weeks left in 2018.