Finding Time for Side Projects: How to Get The Enthusiasm Back

Many of us – those who graduated and got a job – started losing the enthusiasm and energy we once had in college. Looking back at the days where we dreamed of the graduation day to be FREE and do what we want, suddenly we found ourselves stuck in a 9 to 5 job, spending hours in traffic, going home doing nothing or at best sitting in cafes smoking Shisha and playing cards. I can’t…

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Creating Local User Accounts in Linux/RHEL

Creating and managing user accounts is an essential part of system administration. But you have to have good understanding of what a user account is and how we can effectively create a new one. User account is method used by operating system to identify individual and to know which user has access to which file and services.   In this post I will cover only user creation part of user account handling. In next two…

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App Automation – From Idea to the App Store In Half the Time

Once you have a few apps out in the app store and your business is gaining momentum, it’s very important to start outsourcing some of the tasks and giving the responsibility to someone else. I’m a big believer of only doing the parts of your business that you enjoy and are good at, and leave the rest to someone. Not only will that bring you the best results (we are usually pretty good at the…

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How to Master the Art of Self Leadership

I never saw myself starting my own business. It was real hard to look ahead and see where things were going. When all you grew up with and see around are people busy getting up in the morning for work, its so dark. You would truly think the life pattern was real. It’s not until you learn the lessons of life and the art of self leadership do you realize that life pattern isn’t real…

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How Much Does it Cost to Develop An App – Ultimate Guide To Developing iPhone Apps Without Getting Ripped Off

One of the most common questions people often ask me is: “How much does it cost to develop an app?” This is one of the hardest questions to answer as each app is different but it all comes down to what functions you’d like to add to your app. If this is your first app, I would highly recommend that you keep it simple and more budget-friendly. Try not to go over $1000 or even…

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Customers – It’s All About Wooing and Romancing Them

This post is about how first time entrepreneurs or managers just need to apply common sense to the way of doing business. To learn how to manage customers, you don’t need to attend seminars on topics like winning and retaining your customer, customer loyalty, how to run business effectively, being a CEO and not a manager, etc. When you sit in these seminars and listen to some speakers, you will often feel, “Oh heck ya, I…

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Entrepreneurial Paranoia – Only the paranoid survive?

I remember a few years ago at a customer’s house I was asked if I knew how to design web sites. I said I could do some myself or could arrange to hire developers for more complicated sites. I asked my customer what she had in mind and she replied that she had a business idea for a web site but didn’t want to say any more for fear of someone else using the idea.…

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