Posts tagged Entrepreneur
What Does A Beautiful Sales Process Look Like?

I really don’t get it. I have not come across the stereotypical sales process in a while.

You know the kind, the 'icky', in-genuine approach.

But recently I have been subjected to a whole load of insincere, read-off-a-sheet type selling.
I have had brash emails.

Odd calls.

My position in the business questioned.

Look I get it, I know that everyone has sales quotas and targets and it is a fundamental part of a successful business, but I instantly clam up when people go into hardcore selling mode.

I believe in beautiful business. The idea that the service or product is designed to HELP the end user, aka the client or customer. Not just to match a sales target.

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10 Purchases For The On-The-Go Entrepreneur

Whether you are on the go but still sleep at home, whether it is a new city every night or maybe even a new country, being an on the go entrepreneur can take its toll. The results? Tiredness, lack of energy and a severe lack of time.

We totally get it; sometimes it is all about maximising that layover, minimising the time it takes to get to sleep and improving those morning rituals.


So without further a due, we are going to share our favourite products (that are all under £50) that will enhance and streamline your routine.

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The Ultimate Gift Guide For The Entrepreneur in Your Life

Ah, it is that time of year fast approaching. Christmas. When do you start your gift buying process? Are you a two days before Christmas kind of person or do you have it all tied up by the end of Black Friday?

Either way, buying for an entrepreneur can be tricky. But do not worry, we have you covered. In this post, we are sharing  26 gift ideas for the entrepreneur in your life.

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8 Things You Need To Know When You Date An Entrepreneur

So if you are reading this, there is a good chance that you are in a relationship with an entrepreneur or you are an entrepreneur. Or maybe both!

After getting many a looks of judgement while on the phone at lunch, we thought we would write this fun guide of 'how to date an entrepreneur'. It is meant to be a light-hearted post with an element of truth...

In this post, we are going to dive into the things you can expect when you are in a relationship with an entrepreneur.

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How To Combat The Loneliness Of Being An Entrepreneur

If you have been an entrepreneur for a while, then you will undoubtedly have felt lonely at some point, especially if your loved ones and friends are not entrepreneurs.

This loneliness tends to set in just before you have a team. When you are just starting your business, and everything depends on you. When you have a team, the loneliness can subside as you have more people involved in your vision.

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Why Meditation Is So Important For Entrepreneurs

When we saw the book, 'You Can Master Meditation', we were instantly attracted to the cover. Which read: 'Change your thinking. Change your life'. 
This is something that we, here at Cone, firmly believe in. Whether that is meditation, the law of attraction, or the Kon Mari Method. There is a lot to be said about the power of our thoughts.

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Why Remote Working Could Help Your Business Thrive

Remote working has been growing in popularity since 2012, and many businesses are expected to have at least over half of their workforce working remote by 2020. Which, really is not too far in the future.
As we, here at Cone have remote workers, we wanted to touch on why we have done this and to tackle some of the cons we have heard in the press.

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How To Set Goals (And Actually Achieve Them)

It’s great when you have a productive day. You know exactly what you want and need to do. You are in complete ‘flow’ state. But unfortunately, those days are not that regular.

However, wouldn’t it be nice to have the whole quarter of the year mapped out? Where you only work on things that will help you achieve your dreams?

Well in this 3 part blog series we will be covering a method of goal planning that will help you achieve your goals and have all of your daily tasks set out so that you can accomplish them.

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Top 5 Business Apps For Bloggers

We sympathise for bloggers. Because although your lives look glamorous (and I am sure parts of it are), you do not get the recognition for running your own business.

But you are running your own business.

You ARE the business.

You have invoices. You have clients. You ARE your marketing department while maintaining your brand.

So how can you streamline your blogging business?

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