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Business Inspirational, Business Marketing, Business Start up, Family Business

Work with what you have… and win at business!

In a time of constant change, you can not afford to stay behind. Time is of the essence, and you need to ensure your business and message gets out there! Like never before, you have many tools found online that give you the advantage of a fair playing field to market your business like a… Continue reading Work with what you have… and win at business!

Business Start up, Protecting Your Business, Startup Checklist!

101 things to do… Just a regular day for entrepreneur!

As we mentioned in prior blogs, getting your business on the right track from the start is very important. You might be starting by yourself, however as you continue to unfold in your start up journey - you will soon realize that you will need to hire and maintain employees. Step 1: Minimize the risk… Continue reading 101 things to do… Just a regular day for entrepreneur!

Business Start up, Networking, Protecting Your Business

Starting a business? Have you considered setting up your own Code of Conduct?

Get ready to have many sleepless nights, long hours of work and less time for friends/family for now. Not selling the entrepreneur journey well right? While this all may seem very exaggerative, you will soon learn the realities of creating a business from scratch is not as easy as it sounds or others make it… Continue reading Starting a business? Have you considered setting up your own Code of Conduct?

Business Start up, Startup Checklist!

Why are you online? My thoughts on personal branding. 

Recently I was asked by few friends and colleagues how to start an online personal brand.  I certainly have few pointers, and of course, there are many ways to go about doing this and many programs and methods that I have yet to use myself. But first, let me share my story. It was roughly… Continue reading Why are you online? My thoughts on personal branding. 

Business Plan, Business Start up

One business one message! 

If you had the opportunity to ask my youngest brother, Daniel Gomez, what is his favorite movie, he would respond “Drumline.” He is a young musician (drummer) that lives and breathes music. He lives by a quote mentioned in the movie: “One band. One sound.” His explanation of this quote: “The essence of this quote… Continue reading One business one message! 

Business Inspirational, Business Start up

All about leadership, purpose and life!

"For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories." Plato The journey of entrepreneur will test all areas of your character; how you respond to stressful situations, how you react to risks and manage your emotions. Life is not perfect and certainly circumstance show up at any given time, without… Continue reading All about leadership, purpose and life!

Business Plan, Business Start up, Online Training, Startup Checklist!

Starting a business? Get started with the basics!

Earlier this week I had a lengthy chat with an old friend that asked me "Cesar, what online tools do you recommend to start an online business?" I will try to summarize the information I provided him and share it with you all. Use WordPress:  Many will recommend you to start with a website builder. Not… Continue reading Starting a business? Get started with the basics!

Business Plan, Business Start up, Family Business

No crystal ball here; just research!

SWOT, PEST and More Fun! Like any entrepreneur, the one question that will strike you often during the day or even in midnight hour: is this business going to work? Well, as one of my mentors once told me – you can ensure you take all precautions, fill out the right paperwork and cross your… Continue reading No crystal ball here; just research!

Business Plan, Business Start up, Family Business

Not another business plan template!

So you may have read my previous blog post; "What’s wrong with a business plan template?" Continuing with the theme of the business plan, let us get started with few more tips. Start with what you know: You may not be entirely familiar with all your business details. However, start with the basic information that… Continue reading Not another business plan template!

Business Plan, Business Start up, Family Business

What’s wrong with a business plan template?

I’m a big fan of anyone that has decided to start a business venture! Within my professional network, family, and friends, I’ve had the privilege of helping a few start their business by answering questions related to business registration, government, and factors to be aware. By my own observation, one of the many things an… Continue reading What’s wrong with a business plan template?