At Work

Starting a Business From Zero

| October 28, 2016 | Reply
Starting a Business From Zero

The hardest part of building a business is that beginning stage. It takes a tremendous amount of grit, willpower, and tenacity to see traction. In this video, I share some of the pain starting from zero and the mindset you need in order to find the extra courage to power through.         […]

How to Keep Great Employees

| October 28, 2016
How to Keep Great Employees

One of the keys to success for every entrepreneur is learning how to find and grow a team. In fact, if an entrepreneur cannot find people to share in the vision, he or she will have a tough time raising capital or building the business. In this video, I share what I’ve learned about keeping […]

Creative Stuff

44 Life Lessons on my Birthday

| October 12, 2014 | 3 Replies
44 Life Lessons on my Birthday

A couple weeks ago, I grew another year wiser. It was the big 44! I don’t know if you’ve experienced this where, one day, you kind of wake up and realize you’re in the mid-part of your life. It’s surreal. It’s surprising. It’s life. Honestly, I really feel wonderful. Life just keeps getting better and […]

Change Your Point of View – A Poem About Success

| September 22, 2014 | 1 Reply
Change Your Point of View – A Poem About Success

My good friend, Adam Hudson, just finished putting on an incredible event called Radius, for entrepreneurs. The whole concept is that by elevating your thinking, your radius widens and you can see things from a different point of view. Pretty cool, right? I attended last year and he asked me to say a few words […]

Life!

Daily Routines of Successful Entrepreneurs

| September 6, 2016 | Reply
Daily Routines of Successful Entrepreneurs

I just finished reading a couple articles on habits and routines of successful entrepreneurs. You can find a couple good articles from Fast Company and Inc. As Brian Tracy says, successful people learn how to set up routines that empower them. I thought I’d share with you my own routine that helps me hit the ground […]

TakeLessons Free Downloadable Holiday Cookbook

| December 18, 2014 | Reply
TakeLessons Free Downloadable Holiday Cookbook

In the spirit of the Holidays, the team at TakeLessons put together this awesome cookbook, filled with our favorite recipes. I’d like to give it to you as my gift and to wish you and yours the most joyous Holiday season! Steven Download the eBook here “Our team at TakeLessons put together a little something […]

Personal Development

Daily Routines of Successful Entrepreneurs

| September 6, 2016 | Reply
Daily Routines of Successful Entrepreneurs

I just finished reading a couple articles on habits and routines of successful entrepreneurs. You can find a couple good articles from Fast Company and Inc. As Brian Tracy says, successful people learn how to set up routines that empower them. I thought I’d share with you my own routine that helps me hit the ground […]

How to Keep On Pace With Your Goals

| January 27, 2016
How to Keep On Pace With Your Goals

http://stevencox.com – Here’s a quick tip that will ensure you get a lot closer to hitting your goals.

Speaking

Steven Cox Featured on Entrepreneur on Fire Podcast

| August 28, 2015 | Reply
Steven Cox Featured on Entrepreneur on Fire Podcast

I had a great time being interviewed by John Lee Dumas of Entrpreneur on Fire. Listen in and hear about my worst entrepreneurial moment, my big ah-ha, and a few awesome resources for entrepreneurs. To subscribe to Entrepreneur on Fire through iTunes, go here.

Change Your Point of View – A Poem About Success

| September 22, 2014 | 1 Reply
Change Your Point of View – A Poem About Success

My good friend, Adam Hudson, just finished putting on an incredible event called Radius, for entrepreneurs. The whole concept is that by elevating your thinking, your radius widens and you can see things from a different point of view. Pretty cool, right? I attended last year and he asked me to say a few words […]

Videos

Starting a Business From Zero

| October 28, 2016 | Reply
Starting a Business From Zero

The hardest part of building a business is that beginning stage. It takes a tremendous amount of grit, willpower, and tenacity to see traction. In this video, I share some of the pain starting from zero and the mindset you need in order to find the extra courage to power through.         […]

How to Keep Great Employees

| October 28, 2016
How to Keep Great Employees

One of the keys to success for every entrepreneur is learning how to find and grow a team. In fact, if an entrepreneur cannot find people to share in the vision, he or she will have a tough time raising capital or building the business. In this video, I share what I’ve learned about keeping […]

Other Recent Posts

Being an Entrepreneur Matters

Being an Entrepreneur Matters

| October 28, 2016

I believe that being an entrepreneur is an incredible profession to choose. Creating an idea, bringing it to market, and getting the opportunity to change people’s lives for the better is a craft worth pursuing. It takes a lot of skill, perseverance, drive and a bit of luck to build a company that provides a […]

When is the Right Time to Raise Capital?

When is the Right Time to Raise Capital?

| September 2, 2016 | Reply

Thinking about raising capital? It’s a long journey and not for everyone. There are right and wrong ways to go about it, and there are better times to raise vs. going at it alone. Here are my thoughts on when you know it’s the right time to raise money.  

Teach Online! Become an Online Teacher – the Complete Guide

Teach Online! Become an Online Teacher – the Complete Guide

| July 1, 2016 | 2 Replies

Have you wanted to teach online, but didn’t know where to start? I know, I know. I hear you. It sounds like a great idea, but how do you get going? I’ve put together this post to help TakeLessons Teaching Partners prepare to become an online teacher. Hi, my name is Steven Cox. I’m the […]

Freelancers: Need help preparing your taxes? Watch this.

Freelancers: Need help preparing your taxes? Watch this.

| January 18, 2016 | Reply

Recently, I did an interview with Mark Wilson, a pro tax accountant. Our goal was to help our tens of thousands of freelance educators, instructors, artists, musicians, and creatives with tips and tools they could use to help prepare taxes. The video below is the complete segment, followed by a transcript in case you want […]