Yearly Archives: 2017

How to Write a Business Plan: A Guide for Self-employed Teachers, Tutors, Coaches, and Trainers

When I was a college student, I used to tutor a few kids in Japanese as a way of earning a bit of extra money. After about the third lesson, I realized that I had no idea what I was

Posted in Getting Started, Operating Your Business

Three Essential Productivity Tips to Jump-start Mondays

You’ve just spent a relaxing and fulfilling weekend with your family and friends. You even capped it off with a Sunday-evening movie. You are feeling pretty good. Life is great. Then Monday comes… If you are a self-employed teacher or

Posted in Operating Your Business

Entrepreneurship is Ours Too

I recently watched a video of the new flying car from a startup called Kitty Hawk, and it got me thinking. So much of the business news in Silicon Valley comes from tech companies that it is easy to forget

Posted in Growing Your Business, Marketing