Lifestyle

Smart Hustlers are constantly on the go and often invest most of their time and energy in their work. Use these pieces of tips and advice to help maintain a healthy work / life balance.

How Addressing 5 Pain Points for Women Entrepreneurs Can Skyrocket Success

How Addressing 5 Pain Points for Women Entrepreneurs Can Skyrocket Success

The gender gap regarding small business ownership is changing and changing fast. While business was once seen as a ‘man’s profession,’ today more and more women are starting their own companies and taking a dip in the entrepreneurial pool. In fact, statistics from 2016 show that there are 11.3 million women-owned businesses, making up 38...

Finding the Silver Lining for Valuable Growth

Finding the Silver Lining for Valuable Growth

Sometimes, we can receive lessons in the darndest places. A few months ago, I was watching the TV show, Rizzoli and Isles. In one of the episodes, Rizzoli experiences something negative, and Isles reminds her to go through one of her rituals of finding the silver lining in any situation. That ritual was a...

Eight Habits of Great Communicators

Eight Habits of Great Communicators

Great communicators spend very little time stuck because they practice a number of habits that provide them with the momentum they need to produce the work they love and express gratitude for the life they have. After years of working with great communicators, I can tell you that these are eight of the things that are...

The Importance of Positive Attitude An Inspiring Update from Hannah Perry of the Giggling Pig

The Importance of Positive Attitude: An Inspiring Update from Hannah Perry of the Giggling Pig

At Smart Hustle we love to hear and tell the stories of savvy small business owners who are passionate about starting and growing a business. Even better, we treasure the follow-up stories where we can find out what has happened to them since our last interview. Today we are excited to share an inspiring...

Millionaire Mindset Secrets for Business Growth

Millionaire Mindset Secrets for Business Growth

Becoming a self-made millionaire may not seem like something within reach for many people. However, with steady focus, the right team, and the right tools, you could find yourself in the seven figures before you know it. Mental exercise, like physical exercise, yields big results. Money is a mentality and is no different from...

The Guarantee of No Certainty for Entrepreneurs

The Guarantee of No Certainty for Entrepreneurs

As an Entrepreneur, the one thing that is most certain to happen is to be faced with risks, to deal with uncertainty and have to overcome obstacles, challenges, and fear. If anything, there are no guarantees in being an entrepreneur. Rather it is a journey that wanders on to experience many of life's pleasures. One's...

President Donald J. Trump's Effect on Small Business

President Donald J. Trump’s Effect on Small Business

Bloomberg reports a remarkable rise in confidence among American small business owners since the presidential election. Record numbers of companies “plan to increase investment and keep hiring, which reflects optimism surrounding Donald Trump’s plans of spurring the economy through deregulation, tax reform, and infrastructure spending.” It’s encouraging to see optimism among the small business community,...

3 Biggest Potholes on the Road to Small Business Success

3 Biggest Potholes on the Road to Small Business Success

The road to small business success is unpaved. You can expect bumps along the way, winding curves, and very few road signs to guide your direction. However, if you can avoid the major potholes then you just might make it out with a rewarding career that brings you both pride and profit. No one understands...

Working at Home The Survival Guide

Working at Home: The Survival Guide

This article is geared towards the entrepreneur who works from home. You might be a parent who needs to be there for your kids at certain times of the day, or maybe you are disabled, and working out of your home is the most practical or only possible option. Or maybe you’re just someone...