Category Archives for "Micro Business"

Develop Your Business Skills and Build Your Championship Team

Develop Your Business Skills and Build Your Championship Team | Kathy Ennis | LittlePiggy

Understanding business skills will help set you up for success. How? Because while passion and product knowledge are key, they aren’t everything.  If you want to turn your passion into profit, you’ll have to go a bit deeper. What Business Skills Are You Bringing to the Table? I talk about passion a lot.  Passion gives […]

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Question: Why Did You Start Your Micro or Side Hustle Business?

Question: Why Did You Start Your Micro or Side Hustle Business | Kathy Ennis | LittlePiggy

It seems like some people are destined to become entrepreneurs.  They’ve always been hungry to start their own business – whatever that may be – and they’ll do anything to make it happen. Others find it scary and are intimidated by taking the plunge. They will only strike out on their own if they’ve got […]

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How to be Different: Making Your Micro or Side Hustle Business Stand Out in a Crowded Market

How to be Different Making Your Micro or Side Hustle Business Stand Out in a Crowded Market - Photograph by Edu Lauton | Kathy Ennis | LittlePiggy

As an experienced Business Mentor who has worked with plenty of different people and companies over the years, I’m often asked if there’s a magic ingredient for business success. Those who know me well already know that planning would be high on the recipe!  However, this is closely followed by differentiation. After all – however […]

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The Four Key Questions Every Micro Business Owner MUST Ask

The Four Key Questions Every Micro Business Owner MUST Ask | Kathy Ennis | LittlePiggy

Along with the right support and careful planning, passion is what will keep you moving forwards through those tentative first few months as a start-up, and it’s definitely what keeps you going when the going gets tough as an established business. Passion is the motivator as you establish yourself in your market and as you […]

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Your Micro Business “WHAT”: It all Starts with Passion

Your Micro Business What- It all Starts with Passion - Photograph by Emma Matthews | Kathy Ennis | LittlePiggy

The beginning of the year is a really popular time to start a business and, while all these lovely start-ups are getting underway, the media likes nothing better than reminding us that one-fifth of start-up businesses will fail within five years! Statistics like that can make off-putting reading, particularly if you’ve been thinking about branching […]

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Playing it Large: Take a Macro Approach to Your Micro Business

Playing It Large - Take a Macro Approach to Your Micro Business - Photograph by Brooke Cagle | Kathy Ennis | LittlePiggy

You might have noticed that I’ve been talking up micro businesses in my recent blog posts. That’s because I wholeheartedly believe in the immense power and potential of the micro business.  You’ve got as much opportunity to change the world as a one-person entity working from your bedroom, as a global company working from plush […]

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So You’re Working in Your PJs…Does That Mean You’ve Got a “Micro” Business?

So You're Working in Your PJ's...Does That Mean You Have a Micro Business? | Kathy Ennis | LittlePiggy

One thing I hear over and over again from micro business owners is that they hope never to go back to regular, nine-to-five employment. There’s something oh-so-addictive about working for yourself, and the wonderful news is that there’s never been a better time to go for it.  The colossal rise of technology means you can […]

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How to Start Your Very Own Side Hustle Micro Business

How to Start Your Very Own Side Hustle Micro Business | Kathy Ennis | LittlePiggy

Have you ever had the feeling that you’re worth so much more than your nine-to-five job?  You might even have had fleeting thoughts about leaving it altogether and starting up on your own.  Deep down, you crave an opportunity to channel all your experience and skill-set into something you genuinely love. If so, you could […]

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Micro Business Myths: How to Be a Roaring Success When You’re the Only One in Charge

Micro Business Myths - How to be a Roaring Success When Youre the Only One in Charge | Kathy Ennis | LittlePiggy

Do you work for yourself – or are you planning to in the future? If so, you’re in good company. A new year always sees an upsurge in start-up businesses. In fact, January is the most popular month of the year for people to register new start-ups. HMRC registered more than 660,000 new businesses in […]

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