Budget: what it is and how to create one in excel

I’ve been managing my family budget since January 2019. I keep all my records in an excel sheet. Before I got married in 2018, I managed my personal income in the same way I now manage my family’s income, using excel. I made a budget every month based on what I expected to earn andContinue reading “Budget: what it is and how to create one in excel”

9 Tried and proven tips to succeed as a small business owner

Tip no.1: Your mindset matters. Your mindset is a set of beliefs that shape how you make sense of the world and yourself. Your mindset shaped your past, is shaping your present and it will shape your future. It influences how you think, feel, and behave. There are two types of mindset: the fixed mindsetContinue reading “9 Tried and proven tips to succeed as a small business owner”

How to start a side hustle the right way

Starting a side hustle as romantic as it sounds is not easy. It takes a lot of time and effort to create something valuable that customers will want to pay for. Read more about how to start your very own side hustle.

Where have I been lately, you ask?

Whew! The last year sure went by fast and boy have I been busy. I’m sorry I haven’t been active on here, but I have been active on my Instagram (you should totally follow me there). My last blog post was made March 29, 2021 for international women’s day (you can read that here: Here’sContinue reading “Where have I been lately, you ask?”

Seven ways to cultivate the Entrepreneurial mindset

Just like all great leaders, Entrepreneurs have specific traits that set them apart from regular people. They are resourceful, fearless, and take action when necessary to advance their goals. Entrepreneurs are resilient. They focus on the bigger picture and do not let mistakes stop them from accomplishing their goals.

 The good news is, these are all traits that can be learned and cultivated. Read this article to find out how:

Plan your future in five easy steps

I was recently invited to speak at Smart Liberia’s ” Women Empowerment Session” on the topic “ Planning for your future”. The Women Empowerment Session is a round table capacity building event that brings together young entrepreneurs and professionals to discuss the issues that affect and/or stimulate young people and entrepreneurial success. It was anContinue reading “Plan your future in five easy steps”

Can you start a business with zero initial capital?

Becoming an entrepreneur is no easy feat. It takes time, commitment and capital investment to transform a business from an idea into a money making machine. However, most aspiring entrepreneurs get stuck at the  “how do I find funding for my idea?” stage. While securing capital may be a very important part of starting aContinue reading “Can you start a business with zero initial capital?”