Escape from 9 to 5: The Ultimate Beginners Guide

It’s a big world out there, and opportunities abound, in fact, there are so many opportunities that planning your escape from 9 to 5 life can feel completely overwhelming! Never fear – as I’m going through exactly the same process I thought I’d share my learnings and my approach to becoming an entrepreneur in this handy beginner’s guide. Now, before we get into the nitty-gritty, I need to remind you about the concept of decision… Read More »Escape from 9 to 5: The Ultimate Beginners Guide

Newbie Affiliate Playbook – Affiliate Marketing for the Beginners

Now as you all are aware, I’m fairly new to affiliate marketing, my first site only went up in January and I made a load of mistakes (I know its the best way to learn, but still very frustrating). I’ve been following the Wealthy Affiliate training (and using the hosting and the community for support) but I was after something that could really distill down what I was learning into the key elements of affiliate… Read More »Newbie Affiliate Playbook – Affiliate Marketing for the Beginners

Introduction to Creative Techniques – Bitesize Resources

In this FleeCorporate Bitesize Resource, we are going to briefly introduce the concept of creativity and creative techniques. Creative techniques are used to assist in the generation of new or innovative ideas. In a 2016 New Your Times article Adam Grant, a well respected organizational psychologist and academic from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania says: “Creativity is generating ideas that are novel and useful” Adam Grant –https://www.nytimes.com/2016/02/07/business/adam-grant-a-workplace-magician-reveals-his-secrets.html Your brain has standard thinking… Read More »Introduction to Creative Techniques – Bitesize Resources

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Wealthy Affiliate – My Choice for Online Income Success

So I needed some help. I’d decided after significant research that the passive income stream that I wanted to create was going to be based online. The best option that my research found to start was affiliate marketing. But I knew nothing about how to create a website, how to optimize it for organic traffic and where to find affiliate programs – indeed I’d tried it before, I’d put in loads of effort creating a… Read More »Wealthy Affiliate – My Choice for Online Income Success

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Focus – My Cheap Start Up Businesses

So, I’ve added a new constraint to my startup plan – my new businesses have to be inexpensive to launch. And by inexpensive I actually mean I will be focusing on cheap start up businesses. There is a method to this form of thinking. By focusing on minimizing cost early on what I’m effectively doing is watching the pennies, and as everyone knows, if you watch the pennies the dollars (or pounds or Euros, etc)… Read More »Focus – My Cheap Start Up Businesses

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Visual Creative Thinking Problem Solving Examples

Using my how to create a home-based business “problem” to generate creative thinking problem-solving examples seemed like a no brainer, after all, it’s the work that I’ll be doing anyway, so why shouldn’t I be sharing it with you. As a very analytical person, creating lists and other “wordy” techniques is well within my comfort zone, therefore to start this off I decided to push myself into the visual side of creative problem-solving techniques where… Read More »Visual Creative Thinking Problem Solving Examples

How to Create a Home Based Business for Beginners

Hold on! In the last post, you were talking about being a digital nomad – not creating a home-based business! Fear not, there is a lot of cross over between businesses that are suitable for a digital nomad and those that are home-based. In the current economic climate, with ongoing travel restrictions, nomadism isn’t looking like a positive short term option – so how to move forward? I’ve decided to broaden my approach and explore… Read More »How to Create a Home Based Business for Beginners

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How To Make Money As A Digital Nomad

So, for millennials lifestyle is important. The definition of lifestyle and the definition of millennials both seem to have been in a position of flux over the past 18 months. So for my purposes here, I’m defining myself as a millennial (I was born in the ’80s) and I’m defining lifestyle as something very personal. For my personal lifestyle definition, I love the idea of freedom to work anywhere, and thus it means I need… Read More »How To Make Money As A Digital Nomad

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5 Simple Steps to Crafting the Plan for Success

The elements that you look for in your life to determine that you have been successful may be completely different from the elements I would consider. For instance, I’ve just handed in my notice on a secure, well paying, well-respected management job with excellent benefits – for someone this job probably signifies the peak of success. However, not to worry, I have been working hard to consolidate the plan for success. The best definition of… Read More »5 Simple Steps to Crafting the Plan for Success