Do You Have a Business In You?
I am talking to people all the time. I always turn the conversation to their goals and what they want out of life. I ask if they ever thought of owning their own business. They usually ask why and I mention my book, website and that I feel anyone with a desire has a great chance of having $1,000,000 in the bank. That always gets the conversation going. (more…)
At Least She Tried
This is about Donna. She was a woman who was worried about her future. And to her credit she tried to do something about it, she used her experience to start a business. The problem was she had no experience in starting a business and did not seek out any of the free help and mentoring available. (more…)
Dropout Food Truck Millionaire Part II
Summary of Part I
You need to go back and read Part I. Not only will you see how Joe Woodel turned his life around, but you will see how he financed his business with very little money and a lot of creativity. He gives you a model to pattern. It is not a get rich quick plan, it took a lot of hard work for Joe to put himself in the position he is in now to have great success.
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Dropout Food Truck Millionaire Part I
Tough Start on the Road to a Million Dollars
Today at 38 years old, Joe Woodel and his wife Lauren are on their way to being millionaires with a restaurant and a food truck. Joe grew up in the south, mostly in Tennessee. He would never have been voted most likely to succeed in high school. He was a rebel and hated authority. He just flat did not like anyone telling him what to do, so he dropped out of high school at age 17 and went to work- that was 1994.
Creativity is optional
My whole premise is that you do not need to start a business based on a new product or service. But starting a tried-and-true business does not mean you are not creative. Many people assume that if they can’t think of an original idea for a business, that they must not be creative. Wrong! You need fuel to be creative. (more…)