6 Things No One Tells You About Those Overnight Entrepreneurial Success Stories – Guest Post

Back in 2014, I made over $13,000 in my first official month running Strategy Studios, a new online business consulting company I'd started just a few weeks prior. If I wanted to, I could market my business using those numbers and I'd probably bring in a ton of clients. Why? A couple of reasons. First, [...]

By | 2018-01-13T23:10:30+00:00 June 1st, 2016|Business Development, Industry News|1 Comment

A Look Into Young Entrepreneurship

Let's face it:  Entrepreneurship is hard.  And being a young entrepreneur can be even harder.  But more and more young people want to start businesses.  In fact, according to a recent poll conducted by Ecopreneurist, 54 percent of young Americans between the ages of 18 and 34 want to open their own business. This increase [...]

By | 2016-10-19T22:01:39+00:00 January 30th, 2016|Business Development|0 Comments

It’s Now or Never

This month, I was invited to attend a luncheon with high school entrepreneurs as part of Junior Achievement Entrepreneurship Week in Middle Tennessee. I believe in lifelong learning and personal development, and that's one of the core values of Blue Ivory Creative. It’s amazing that no matter the point at which you [...]

By | 2016-10-19T22:01:39+00:00 November 23rd, 2015|Blue Ivory Culture, Business Development|0 Comments

Why Business Owners Should Have Pets

We've been hearing quite a few arguments recently for allowing pets in the workplace, so we decided to look into it.  The same benefits that pets are said to have in a traditional work environment certainly apply to business owners!  Here are a few of the reasons why business owners should have pets: 1. Companionship - [...]

By | 2017-08-04T20:35:10+00:00 May 29th, 2015|Business Development|0 Comments

5 Recipes to Help You Focus

The old phrase, “You are what you eat” couldn’t be more true. The food that we eat can help you focus, pay attention, sleep, and improve your attitude. So, if you want to be the best that you can be and get the most done, then choosing the right foods should be a big part of your [...]

By | 2017-11-15T19:09:08+00:00 November 1st, 2014|Business Development|0 Comments

The Importance of Taking Time Off

Luke and I started Blue Ivory Creative a year and a half ago and, as most new small business owners experience, we spent almost every second planning, working, talking to clients, setting goals, figuring out finances, making sales etc. Even meals turned into discussion about our company, simply because we love what we do. I [...]

By | 2017-11-14T20:49:57+00:00 September 21st, 2014|Business Development|0 Comments