Archive by Author : Steve

Life Begins At The End Of Your Comfort Zone

This is a guest submission by Matt from At work we always joke about winning the lottery. It’s a dream that many people fantasize about. We equate money with success, security and the freedom to do whatever it is we desire. But most of us will never win the lottery. And so we work […]

ETG Podcast 15: The World Needs More Of YOU With Mars Dorian

ETG Podcast: Episode 15 As a blogger, I love it when I come across someone like Mars Dorian. Mars is full speed, high octane, in your face passionate about what he does. And what he does is get people off their asses in order to build a kick ass brand and online business. And he’s […]

The Things We Think And Do Not Say

Why is it that when I’m talking to someone and I ask them about their job they usually respond with something like “it could be worse”, “it’s a paycheck”, or “it pays the bills”? Is it because they don’t want to complain, don’t want to seem like ungrateful brats, or maybe actually think that living […]

Making the Best Out Of Your Corporate Job and Preparing for the Great Crossover

This is a guest submission by JK from I’m an entrepreneur. Looking in from the outside, my current method of work may not display that of a traditional entrepreneur – but I am one. My business is me (my unique skill set and experience) and my client is my employer. Unlike some, my experience […]

ETG Podcast 14: Standing Out And Creating Change With Leigh Peele

ETG Podcast: Episode 14 I started my first blog back in 2008. It was (and still is) a fitness blog where I like to rant about all the bullshit information that’s out there regarding diet and exercise. After venturing out and buying my domain name, I was at a complete loss for what to do. […]

7 Good Reasons To Quit Your Desk Job To Become A Digital Entrepreneur

The Grind Of Your Desk Job It’s 10 o’clock in the morning and you’ve already had enough. Your eyes are glazed over, you’re half asleep in your chair, the week has dragged on so slowly. You just can’t wait for it to end. It’s only Monday. You are in the grind. Millions of us are […]

Stepping Off The Corporate Treadmill Into The World Of Self-Employment

This is a guest submission by Lindsay from When people ask me why I’ve lived in 7 cities, 5 states and 3 countries in the last 10 years, I typically make some joke about having a quarter life crisis. If a quarter-life crisis is about reevaluating your priorities and changing your direction, then I’ve […]

ETG Podcast 13: Online Entrepreneurship 101 With Blogging Mastermind, Yaro Starak

ETG Podcast: Episode 13 For those of you not familiar with Yaro Starak from, you’ve been missing out. Yaro has been running his site since 2005 and is one of the pioneers in the world of blogging. He’s already forgotten more about building a successful online business than I’ve learned so far. My first introduction to […]

The Overwhelming Fear Of Flying And Dying

I hate flying! There are few things more terrifying to me than the thought of being the victim of a plane crash. Every time I’m on a flight, I always think of the opening scene in “Final Destination” and it freaks me out. Now, I’ve flown dozens of times (mostly as a kid), but over […]

Knowing When To Kill Your Job

This is a guest submission by Nathan from Five years ago, I had a secure job, excellent pay, and the freedom to do my work without micromanagement. Yes, I was living in a cubicle most hours of the week, but heck, I had just won a quarterly employee award (ok, it was an award […]