How to Drive More Traffic to Your Blog or Website

It’s hard for a blog to be successful without an audience and it’s very hard to get an audience if no one knows about your blog. The following are a few simple methods to get more users and traffic to your blog or site. 1. Post New Content Regularly You can keep readers coming back to your blog by continually posting new content. If you don’t update your content regularly you’ll lose sync with your users and they’ll go elsewhere for their information. 2. Promote […]

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Top 5 Websites Offering Free Courses

It’s a known fact that individuals who continue to learn and keep their skills relevant make more money in their careers and receive raises more often. Also, by continually educating yourself you become more credible in your niche field and as a person. Although continued education can be expensive which is why I put together a list of websites that offer FREE online classes!     1. EdX EdX has many resources and many different classes and topics from many different universities. EdX courses seem a […]

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How to Choose the Right Business Partner

Entering into a business partnership is like entering into a marriage, you better be committed. You and your business partner will be spending a lot of time with one another and making important decisions together. A partnership is a long-term commitment so be sure to pick the right person. Choose Someone Who Shares your Values and Vision  This is very important, if the person you’re going into business with whose values and vision don’t align with yours, your business and partnership is doomed from the […]

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What We Can Learn from Don Draper

Don Draper’s character on AMC’s Mad Men as a big-time advertising executive and ruthless business man based in the 1960’s was inspiring for many who watch the show. He wore admirable suits, was charismatic, was successful, drank good whiskey, and when his mind was set on something he thought he wanted he took it. Here are a few things we learned from Don Draper. How to Fire a Subordinate “I want you to do something for me Pete. I want you to get a cardboard box, and […]

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Get More Done with Less Distractions

We see and experience them every day and they’re everywhere. Their mission is to make you less productive. They come in different shapes and sizes. They can be addicting and hard to resist. They’re in your home, your office, all over the web, and on our phones. Some may have conditioned you to believe they’re helpful and productive. They can be pleasurable in the short-term but stall success in the long-term. They murder time and kill productivity. So what are these horrible things? They’re called […]

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An Example of an Elevator Pitch

Here’s an elevator pitch that I constructed in college for an Elevator Pitch Competition I was in. Feel free to use it as a reference when crafting your own pitch. One thing you’ll notice when you read this pitch is that it’s under 60 seconds. My Elevator Pitch Example “Hello, my name is Tyler. I’m a senior at the University of Wisconsin completing a degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Management and a minor Accounting. I’m interested in a career in the finance […]

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