Interview: Ken on The Wealth Standard

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Recently, while at the “Meet the Masters event in La Jolla California,” Ken and Patrick Donohoe took a moment to sit down and chat. In “Life”, Episode 4, Patrick and Ken talk about the importance of employee happiness. Last year, Ken’s company had a low, 3% employee turnover rate and is considered to be one of the best companies in America …

How To Start a Business While In Debt

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Adrienne’s story below is AWESOME, and exactly why knowing what your passion is and what you’re good at can lead to a thriving and fun life as an entrepreneur! At 29 years old, Adrienne was starting out with a good income as a supply chain analyst for a large paper manufacturing corporation. However, she couldn’t accept that it would take …

The Economy, Finding Deals, Real Estate Myths, Property Management, and Achieving Goals

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I was recently interviewed by Marco Santarelli on Passive Real Estate Investing. Read about the interview below and listen to the full interview where I discuss the economy, finding deals, real estate myths, property management, and achieving goals. ….. Americans can now retain both low income housing tax credit and private activity bonds with the new tax reform in act. …

Why You Need to Pay Attention to Currency, Interest Rates and Inflation

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I don’t know about you, but when I was younger I couldn’t imagine a more boring subject than learning about currency, interest rates and inflation. What I have come to realize is that I should have learned more about these long ago especially as it related to my novice investing. Candidly, I would have asked better questions and kept more …

3 To-Do Lists Every Entrepreneur Should Have

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It’s a new year, which means it’s time to set new goals. Let’s say you have your clear, measurable goal defined down to a T. But you’re not done yet. Now you’ve got to lay out the path you plan to take in order to achieve it. That means drafting up a plan and setting milestones for yourself, so you …

How You Can Succeed At Anything Without Being An Expert

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People often think that in order to be successful in a field, they have to know a lot about the business. This is a paralyzing myth that holds people back every single day from not only reaching success, but from reaching their true potential. Regardless of the field, the truth is that you can succeed without being an expert, and here are 3 …

Top 5 Mistakes People Make When They Go From Idea to Reality

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Before you turn your idea into a reality, you need to know what mistakes to avoid. What dooms most businesses is a lack of authenticity and a lack of passion. Here are 5 mistakes entrepreneurs make when they go from idea to reality: 1. Failing To Be Passionate With Your Pursuit The pursuit of excellence requires you to unleash your passion. When you put …

Smart Real Estate Investors Listen More Than They Talk

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If you want to be successful at real estate investing and find your diamond in the rough, listen more than you talk. Listen for the word on the street. The buzz. Not just what the news is saying, but rather what people are informally talking about. Shop owners, other apartment owners, neighbors, utility meter readers, cable technicians, mail carriers, UPS …