Information about selling on Amazon is everywhere… Blogs, Facebook groups, Podcasts, YouTube, eBooks, video courses, webinars, and so on. There is such a vast amount of information available, both free and paid, how can you ever filter through all the noise and decide on your best course of action? I wish I could just tell
As someone who runs an online business, it’s vital to keep yourself ahead of the game. When it comes to success, the right book at the right moment can be a game-changer and give you a crucial advantage over your competition. I really enjoy reading. In fact, while I was in college and seminary, I worked part-time at a
This probably isn’t the news you wanted to hear – the reasons why your Amazon FBA business could fail. No one likes to focus on the negative. We would all much rather hear the good parts of any story about running an FBA business – the money you can make, the big house or the
One of the most frequently asked questions I get is this: Is it really possible to make a full-time income from selling on Amazon? And my answer is always an enthusiastic “YES!” If you’re not familiar with my story, here is a really quick summary. In 2011 I was recently divorced, unemployed, and clueless about where my
We all want to get more things done in our Amazon FBA business, right? I mean the more we get done the more we can achieve and the more profits we can make, right? Not always. In fact, “busy” almost never equals high productivity. It can be frustrating for an Amazon seller to put hours
It’s almost spring! This is the perfect time of year to do a little spring cleaning of your Amazon FBA inventory. Let me ask you a question. How often do you look at your inventory at Amazon? For most sellers, we don’t take a look all that often. Sure, we might look at our inventory
The more you talk with Amazon FBA sellers from all walks of life, the more you understand why each seller prefers the sourcing model used in their business. Some folks love the thrill of the hunt, and they thrive on getting out there and scanning to their heart’s content at garage sales and thrift stores.
I admit the topic of “end of year reports” is not all that exciting, but it’s very necessary… in fact, if you don’t do this right it could have some negative impacts on your business. No matter if you sell on Amazon as a serious income stream or as an occasional hobby, you’re still required