At breakeven a business neither makes a profit nor a loss. Below breakeven there is much struggle and strife.
We all start out below break even. But as long as we keep pushing we shall reach a point beyond breakeven. At this point your income begins to exceed your expenses. Your troubles reduce as you have some cash to spare.
There are only two ways to reach breakeven. Reduce costs and increase revenues. This is a simple strategy which anyone can learn and adopt.