By: Published May 20, 2020 When you hear the word “entrepreneurship,” you may think of white collar professions at large corporations or tech companies. If so, you’re missing more than half the equation. The boundaries of entrepreneurship do not exist, and blue collar entrepreneurship can be quite lucrative. Blue collar entrepreneurship …
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By: Published April 13, 2020 As we enter the downturn driven by Covid-19 (may it be very short!), I’ve been struck by notices from governors and mayors outlining the “essential” positions that can continue working because of their necessity for society’s functioning. Many of these positions are blue-collar, which continues …
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By: Published October 21, 2019 Think you need a college degree to earn a decent wage? Think again. As I write about in Blue Collar Cash, there are plenty of blue-collar jobs that pay 6 figures and don’t require four-year degrees and tens of thousands of dollars of debt.  Indeed, whether …
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By: Published October 2, 2019 Leadership in the Blue-Collar World: The Importance of Being a Mentor One person’s success is rarely the result of just their work alone. It’s the culmination of experiences and learning from everyone in their lifetime. Parents, teachers and peers are often credited with helping guide others …
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