Wakas Mir Sales, Marketing and Business Growth Strategist

CategoryEntrepreneurship

Do I need to quit my job to become an entrepreneur?

No, ofcourse you don’t. You can work in your nine to five job and still be an entrepreneur. I remember working in my nine to five and during my breaks used to order grocery items for distribution to over 15 different stores in Norway. Got myself my own branded honey and had it placed in various shops in Oslo. So yes, you can be an entrepreneur without quitting your day job. Actually one has...

Don’t go with the flow

Someone once said that only dead fish go with the flow, and boy what an amazing piece of advice that is. If we look around us, we often hear people saying that you just can’t be different because it’s not ok to be the odd one out. What will everyone else think or say? Yes, I agree that sometimes it seems awkward and scary to try a different approach to reach a specific goal. Obviously...

7 signs that you should quit your job

Having a job is essential. It provides bread and butter on the table, and keeps things going. But the reality is that the world isn’t perfect, and sometimes you can be in a job that you don’t like at all. Obviously one should realize that having a job in itself is a blessing, and not everyone has a place to go to everyday. But that shouldn’t keep you glued to something you dread...

3 things to keep in mind when starting a business

There are as many tips as there are people in this world when it comes to the ideas around starting a new business. Here are just my tips from the experience I have gathered from the past decade of launching products and working in different niches all together. Tip nr 1 : Know that you have a market This is the most important bit in my view. Just because your mum thinks your idea rocks...

Can someone else make or break your business?

I have realized one thing in the past few decades of doing online and offline business. It all boils down to the minor changes you make that will affect the rest of your career. So in a way you can definitely take big part in changing and shaping your career, depending on the choices you are making as you more forward. I don’t actually believe that others can ruin anything for you, unless...

Your secret to success lies in your secrets

There are times when your transparency would do wonders and make you an individual that people trust and like because you tell them everything they need to know. But then again don’t forget that you don’t always need to be transparent, actually I would advice you to keep just those secrets to yourself, that have made you a fortune in your segment. Anyway, why would anyone want to know...

5 tips for a better Adwords campaign

I have been using Adwords since the year 2000. And boy have they grown into one fine network for people who wish to get targeted traffic on their site. People use Adwords for lots of things, to drive traffic to their product pages to get the sales they long for, or to just promote their campaigns to get the word out. Below are some of the ways you can improve your Adwords campaign:- Do NOT allow...

3 rules that will make your business succeed

Let’s be honest. Whenever we start a business, we are not actually looking forward to failing. But obviously most of the choices we make, slowly and gradually make us crash right into the wall. Below are 3 of the rules I follow and have found them to be very reasonable. 1- Keep your costs low This is a no-brainer and obviously you don’t need a Masters degree in Sales and Marketing to...

Being jealous for the right reasons

The human nature has within itself something that bogs us down and makes us totally unaware of why we are not moving forward. That very nature is also something that makes us into a very negative person and makes us totally oblivious to the things we are blessed with. That very nature as the subject hints is, jealousy. There has never come out anything good in being jealous of someone else...

3 reasons you shouldn’t be an entrepreneur

There are always the right and wrong reasons for everything. An honest intention as to why we do what we do, counts a lot and defines what the outcome of our decision will be. When it comes to being financially independent, well who doesn’t want that. Everyone in one form or another, wishes to be presented opportunities that make them get away from the everyday routine work and decide for...

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