Bitcoin – Are There Really Online Business Opportunities Here?

by Ivan Tvrdeich Computers and Technology, Internet and Businesses Online, Finance
Can you imagine a holiday overseas where you don’t have to buy the local currency at exorbitant rates the banks charge? In fact, the banks are nowhere to be seen in the Bitcoin equation. Well, this could become reality in the not so distant future with Bitcoin. Is this for real and what are the online business opportunities here? Maybe none, but, alternately if you are interested in the Digital Gold Rush that’s happening right now, then you need to check this ...
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5 Things You Need To Know About An Online Business

by Ivan Tvrdeich Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
1.  You may think you don’t require a formal business plan when it comes to online business. But you will be mistaken. To succeed in any business, you need a plan and online is no different. Don’t treat your online business as a hobby or cottage industry, well unless you really want to. And in that case, you need not read any further. You need to know what you are selling, who your customers are and the capital requirements and the cash ...
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Writing Online Advertising – How To Series

by Ivan Tvrdeich Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
Before you start, ask yourself one question? Is your online business working? This will help! Click here. Motivation I’ve learnt a lot recently about good ad copy from one of the best. Let me share some of those tips with you here. It all starts with MOTIVATION. Motivation is the driving force to achieve a desired goal. How you would write ad copy that converts is very different to the way you would write a blog post or sales letter. So, what is it that all ...
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Analogy Of The Little Red Engine to Business Success

by Ivan Tvrdeich Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
Your Obstacles Too I’ve just been going through a period of feeling quite overwhelmed by things. Does that sound familiar? We all go through these periods from time to time in our pursuit of business success. But the question is how do we overcome this feeling? How do we address that current state of mind? It’s quite funny in some way. I was trying to overcome that overwhelmed feeling and thinking about how to overcome this obstacle, when an old mantra came ...
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Building Your Foundations To Successful Online Marketing Business – How To Series

by Ivan Tvrdeich Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
Before you start you need to define your Why? and your Target Audience and once this is defined you can then start to build your online marketing business foundations. There are 3 components in this article that I will cover: Your Website The platforms Content Creation Your Website A website is the start or the hub of your brand. This is your real estate much like a bricks and mortar store in your community, it is where people should be able to find everything about your ...
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The Future of Work – Here Come the Robots

by Ivan Tvrdeich Business, Internet and Businesses Online, News and Society
Disruptive Technologies, The Future of Work They’ve been telling us for years that the robots are coming and our jobs will disappear! Are They? If so, are you ready? Because when they arrive it will be a huge disruptive technology that will put an end to a lot of menial and skilled jobs you and I have worked in, in the past. It’s a brave new world for anyone in business when they take hold. A Blasé wait and see approach by companies will ...
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Property Investment - Ignore The Hype

by Ivan Tvrdeich Real Estate, Investing
IGNORE THE HYPE The property market goes through cycles of boom and bust. During the boom periods of a rising market you will discover seminar after seminar being offered, so called experts offering advice, but once the market turns and the party is over they’re nowhere to be seen. The media also gets on the band wagon during booms and hypes sales prices. Ignore the media hype and take everything you read or hear with a grain of salt, do your own ...
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Powerful Facebook Advertising Tips

by Ivan Tvrdeich Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
The Single Most Common Mistake When it comes to Facebook and advertising on Facebook most people make one most common mistake. I have made that mistake too and that is driving traffic to the home page of your website or to a page that is selling something. The psychology of people on Facebook is something that needs to be understood. People on Facebook are not looking to buy, they are just interested in staying in touch, in socialising with their friends, so ...
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Self-Development For Business Success – But No Time To Read

by Ivan Tvrdeich Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Book Reviews
You need to work on your self-development to achieve business success, but you just don’t’ have the time to read all those books. Here’s the solution. Do you remember your days at University as I do, when you had group assignments that were some 20-30 pages long and they got into a lot of detail?  As part of the assignment there was always the executive summary at the beginning of the paper that someone else in the group would write, someone ...
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Why Would You Not Want to Own Your Own Internet Business?

by Ivan Tvrdeich Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
Do you like the job you are working in today? If the answer to this question is an absolute NO! Then you need to read on. The Many Changes After 50 plus years on this planet and over 30 years working in the corporate world I have seen many things come and go, some good and other things not so good. I started my working life seeing many redundancies (I wasn’t one of them at that time) and many of those people were ...
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Business Success Habits – When the Unstoppable Attitude Fails

by Ivan Tvrdeich Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
When you find, yourself waning and unfocused with your usual unstoppable attitude toward business success, you need to find a way to remove what’s limiting and sabotaging your attitude towards that success.  It may be an obstacle, a difficulty, your friends, colleagues or a family member that is pulling you down. Are they making you feel like it would be better to focus your attention elsewhere? Whatever it maybe you need to stop, take a deep breath, take stock of where ...
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Don’t Give Up on Your Business Plans

by Ivan Tvrdeich Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
Today Today’s getting the better of you! Yes, there are days when we all suffer this fate, you are not alone. But DON’T GIVE UP on yourself or your business plans and remember that the beginning is always the hardest… There’s always a new day and a new beginning, you could say. To reach success there is only one way and that is to persevere. Many people throughout the years struggled each day for success. Even Thomas Edison had to learn this. How ...
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Lifestyle Business Blueprint

by Ivan Tvrdeich Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
Do not underestimate the power of a Lifestyle Business Blueprint! Many people say that the one thing successful entrepreneurs have in common is guts and courage, whilst the other school of thought will tell you that success comes from being in the right place at the right time, with a little luck thrown in. You have no doubt often sat there thinking and wondering why it is that some people just seem to have an effortless journey succeeding in whatever it is ...
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Dare to Dream Starting a Business

by Ivan Tvrdeich Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
Working Hard is Not the Way Working hard alone will not get you there, it will not get you what you want. To succeed in starting a business is no different to anything in life. I have worked hard all my life from when I was very young, we had to, there was no other way we knew. But the biggest gains and achievements I made in my life correlates to my mindset shift, the dreams and aspiration to success. Be honest ...
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How to Start Your Very Own Online Business

by Ivan Tvrdeich Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
You’ve had enough of your 9-5 job and you’re ready to be in control of your own life and destiny, but you don’t have the capital to start your own business. Well don’t allow that to be a problem and don’t let it be your barrier to entry. Starting an online business is where you need to be and it addresses many of the other issues in starting a business, such as: Need an excellent product Need a solid marketing plan Need education, training ...
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The Entrepreneur Within

by Ivan Tvrdeich Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
Let me start with a quote from Thomas Edison. Success is 99% perspiration and 1 % inspiration. Unlock the Entrepreneur within, you already have and poses 99% of what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur. You were born with it and had already learned the skills before you were aged 16. So, what are these skills? You learnt how to come up with ideas You learnt how to build and execute on an idea You learnt how to sell your idea – think about ...
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Mindset Development Tools

by Ivan Tvrdeich Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
Trying to make a success of your business that you have started or been working in for some time, but are struggling for success. Develop the Mindset There are likely many things getting in your way and the biggest problem is very likely YOU and your head. Funnily enough, most, if not all the other things getting in your way come as a sub-set of your head. So, if you can develop the successful mindset, you will undoubtedly make the progress you’re missing ...
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Flowchart to Business Success

by Ivan Tvrdeich Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
The Flowchart to Business Success You’ve been looking for a way to achieve financial freedom and your future has just been trashed! You’ve just been made redundant, you just lost your job for whatever reason it may be, or you simply desire to succeed in business. In that case, what you need to do now is take a look at this flowchart. You can download it, if you like, you will find the link to the PDF further down in this blog. Look ...
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Don’t Look Back to Have Success in Business

by Ivan Tvrdeich Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
The Past Don’t look back to have success in business. Well that statement is not strictly true. You do need to learn from your past, these were valuable lessons. We have all had failures and made mistakes in the past, I certainly have had my fair share. I have a favourite saying these days that includes both failure and success in the same sentence and it goes simply like this.  “Fail faster to succeed sooner” I first came across this concept in a book ...
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Realising Your Own Potential and Owning Your Own Business

by Ivan Tvrdeich Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
To succeed at anything, you first have to realise you have the potential for success, just look at what you have achieve to date in your life. If you don’t think you have… think again, this time eliminate that little voice telling you, you haven’t and then secondly take some quiet time out and meditate and clear your mind, focus on your successes. You’ve been looking to make that change in your life, you want to achieve that financial freedom, very ...
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