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How to manage stress while managing your business
  • 20 April 2020
  • Jelani Markus

How to manage stress while managing your business

Owning and managing a small business takes a lot. You are often more than just the boss. You are the bookkeeper, the janitor, the interior decorator and sometimes even a therapist. But when everything is seemingly on your shoulders and the foundation you built your livelihood on appears to give way, how do you manage stress and continue to manage your small business?

How to balance passion and paycheck
  • 10 February 2020
  • Alex Penfield

How to balance passion and paycheck

As a small business owner, chances are you're passionate about what you do. What may have started as just a dream has become your dream job through lots of hard work, late nights and probably some sacrifice. It’s no surprise that most small business owners feel very attached to their venture — you two have been through a lot together! But there comes a point in most entrepreneurs’ journeys when it’s time to let others in. This evolution looks different for everyone but often comes with similar growing pains across the small business spectrum. Navigating these evolution obstacles can be tricky, especially when it’s your baby, and can often lead to feeling like you are losing control in the name of success.