Solopreneurship tips, tools and techniques for Boomers and Generation-Xers

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The Wealthy Affiliate Program – Affiliate Marketing Training for Beginners

60-second summary: I’ve expanded on all these points in the full review, which you can read below. This is a 60-second summary setting out the main pros and cons: 1. Pros One-stop-shop. Everything you need to start earning money online in one place The most comprehensive training on affiliate marketing for beginners that I’ve foundThe… Read more

How to Avoid the FOSU Trap and 7 Lessons for First-Time Solo Business Owners

Transcript of my newsletter from 23rd November Hey there, When I first started out, I had to take any business that came my way – and many new solo business owners are in the same position! As a result, I often suffered from FOSU – because I didn’t want to risk losing the business. And… Read more

Marketing and Negotiation Tips

This is a transcript of my newsletter from 16th November. Hey there, Affiliate marketing is a well-established, huge industry, and it can be lucrative for both website owners and product manufacturers. If you’re a fan of a particular product or service, and you have any form of presence online (blog/Facebook/Instagram/website), you can turn your appreciation… Read more

Solopreneur tips: ways to free up your time and why you should stay nimble

Transcript of my newsletter from 9th November Hey there, One of the benefits of owning your own solo business is that you’re free to grab any opportunity that comes up. The risk of doing this, though, is that you lose focus. Yes, you can grab any opportunity that presents itself, but first you must define… Read more

Four Marketing Tactics for Solopreneurs

Transcript of my newsletter dated 2nd November Hey there, Marketing is one of those areas where technology and the Internet has levelled the playing field for solopreneurs, and enabled us to compete on an equal footing with the corporate world. There are so many tools that enable us to create and manage email marketing campaigns… Read more

Inspiration and Hacks from Successful Solopreneurs

Transcript of my newsletter from 26th October. Hi there, About three or four months ago I had a series of conversations with a friend of mine. He’s a captain with Cathay Pacific, Hong Kong’s flagship airline. We talked about the dire straits the airline industry is in, his worries, and the need for him to… Read more

Secrets of Successful Mid-Life Entrepreneurs

Transcript of my newsletter from 19th October 2020 Hey there! I hope you had a good weekend! I started my journey towards solopreneurship nearly 20 years ago, when the company I was working for went out of business owing me more than HK$500,000 (US$62,500). At the time I could boast loads of experience in the… Read more

Four Systems that will Reduce Your Stress when Starting Your Solo Business

Transcript from my newsletter from 12th October The Internet and modern technology have made it really easy to start a solopreneur business and reach a wide audience. You don’t need employees to scale your business, but scale it you can, and, at the same time, you can work where and when you want to. This… Read more

MailerLite Review – a Highly Intuitive but Powerful Email Marketing System

Key facts: Product name:MailerLite What it is:An email marketing management system. Rating:5.00/5.00 Where to sign up:MailerLite Price:From US$10.00/Month I believe in being open and transparentPlease assume any links on this page are affiliate links. An affiliate link means I will get a small commission if you decide to buy the product by clicking a link… Read more

Marketing a Solo Business – Paid Channels

Transcript of my newsletter from 5th October: It was a holiday weekend here in Hong Kong: two holidays happened to fall on consecutive days (Thursday and Friday), and gave us a 4-day weekend. Thursday was China’s National Day Holiday, which celebrates the founding of the People’s Republic of China in 1949 – making it 71… Read more

Four Ways to Sell Online Without a Website

Transcript of my newsletter from 28th September. This week I want to look at 4 ways you can start selling online without the need for a website and without needing to know or use any code. There are several platforms that enable you to sell online, but today I’m going to stick to ‘the oldies… Read more