Five Friday Links: Why ‘Asking’ is an Essential Skill for Every Entrepreneur

Happy Friday!

We hope to end your week on an inspiring note with this week’s collection of Five Friday Links:

Muddy Water Magazine
If this is your first time clicking through Muddy Water Magazine, you’re in for a treat. This aesthetically appealing online magazine was founded by two Winnipeg women with a goal of spotlighting local artists and makers. The writing is beautiful, the photographs are stunning and the work truly does showcase “the talent that thrives in spite of the cold and warms of our frozen town.”

When it’s Time to Start Over, These Two Habits Could Save You
As an entrepreneur, do you ever ask yourself “what next?” Perhaps your business has come to a standstill or you’ve had to cut your losses and move on. This article offers two exercises that may help point you in the right direction.

Top 5 Tips on How to Start a Food Blog
Over the past few years, blogging has become a profitable business for many people around the world. Food blogging, in particular, has reached new heights with the growing popularity of visual social media platforms like Instagram. This post breaks down the basics on how to start a food blog.

5 Reasons Why ‘Asking’ Is an Essential Skill for Every Entrepreneur
“If you don’t ask for it, you probably won’t get it.”
Whether it’s asking a question,  asking for a favour or negotiating some people simply have a difficult time asking. This article explains the importance of ‘asking’ for entrepreneurs.

How to Plan a Killer Business Launch Event
You’ve finally completed all the work to get your business off the ground and you’re ready to reveal it to the public! Check out this link for a step-by-step tutorial on how to throw a great launch party for your business.

Have a restful weekend!

– Ashley Wood