Passion

What to do Before You Start a Business

By on Mar 3, 2015 in Business, Passion | 2 comments

If you’ve read any of Well Kept Wallet’s Entrepreneur Success Stories or listened to any of our podcasts, you might be considering starting your own business.  Entrepreneurship can be a fantastic way to leave the rat race and do your own thing, but there are some important steps you need to take before you start a business.  Before you register that...

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How One Man Learned That Less Can Mean More in the Business World

By on Mar 2, 2015 in Business, Passion | 2 comments

Tell us a bit about yourself and your business: I’m a married, 30-something father of one, who lives in the heart of North Carolina. I’ve worked in the online space for most of my career. I assist large retailers in my day job with their marketing plans, but at night I freelance. My business is called iMark Interactive. I offer bloggers and website owners assistance...

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How One Woman Took the Leap From Employee to Business Owner

By on Feb 23, 2015 in Business, Passion | 5 comments

Tell us a bit about yourself and your business: My name is Melanie and I’m a freelance writer, brand connector, and debt-busting enthusiast who writes at DearDebt. I provide fresh and engaging content for a variety of personal finance websites and love to connect people through events and social media. My two obsessions? Karaoke and Ceviche. Why did you want to own...

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Do You Love What You Do?

By on Jun 6, 2012 in Career, Passion | 0 comments

One of the biggest tragedies is when people work in jobs they don’t like to just “get by.” Don’t get me wrong, I understand that there are circumstances where people need to do this so they can pay their bills. But the tragedy is when they do it for 30 years. Why not find a career you would love and go after it? There is a documentary coming...

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Aligning Your Passion with Your Vocation – Part Deuce

By on Jul 29, 2010 in Job, Passion | 0 comments

As you are probably aware, I started a new job as a Financial Planner. Fitting I know. Well, it turns out that if you work in the Financial Industry that you are regulated, in some respects, by the SEC. I did some research and it appears as though I am in the clear as long as I don’t charge you any money or try to solicit business from you. And that is...

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