Category Archives: Business

Jumping on the Amazon FBA Train

Amazon FBA

It’s been about six-weeks since I first got interested in Amazon FBA (Fulfillment by Amazon) as a possible way to make some money online… and it’s been both interesting and at times a little frustrating! The first thing to understand about dealing with suppliers in China is that everything takes longer than you think it will! I guess it’s to be expected,… Read more »

Pivoting towards Importing Products from China and Amazon FBA

Amazon FBA

Starting a Drone business vs Private Labels and Amazon FBA Ok, so last month I pointed out the big opportunities coming up for people entering the Drone business… and after plenty of research, I still think there are some great opportunities there, but to do anything truly epic is going to take a considerable amount of time and money. Let… Read more »

Building an Epic Drone Business

There’s something new on the horizon at Epic14Days – something big. Over the next five months we are going to use the Epic14Days structure and progress towards launching a Drone Photography business. Why five months? Why Drones? Where did this come from all of a sudden? As you may already know if you’ve been following Epic14Days.com, one of my aims… Read more »

Using Social Media to Test and Validate Markets, Ideas and Messages

Social Media to Test Ideas

Ok, so it’s time Izak and I got started on a couple of side-projects. Epic14Days.com is our main base of operations that tracks our journey and hopefully helps to inspire you and at the same time keeps us accountable to make sure we continue to put one foot in front of the other… but it’s not where we’re planning to… Read more »

6 Business Models You Can Use to Make Money Online Without Having to Reinvent Commerce

6 Business Models

One of the first questions I asked Izak when we started out on this project was ‘How do you think we can make some extra money on the Internet?’ ‘Build a website?’, ‘Post some videos on Youtube?’ Ok, that’s kind of a start… a little general, but it’s important to note that they are just delivery mechanisms… by themselves they… Read more »