Business Skills

Emerson was Right… If You THINK He Was!

This is a guest post from Weldon “Wally” Long on how changing your thoughts, changes your life. Weldon learned to change fear into a positive motivating force in his life. With that force, he transformed an idea into a multi-million dollar business just six years after he was released from prison.

By March 30, 2011 14 Comments Read More →

Neil Senturia on Top Lessons Learned as an Entrepreneur

This is a guest post from Neil Senturia on his lessons learned as an entrepreneur. Neil is the current CEO of Blackbird Ventures and the author of I’m There For You, Baby; The Entrepreneur s Guide to the Galaxy.

By March 28, 2011 12 Comments Read More →

Six Key Components of a Well-Run Business

This is a guest post from Gino Wickman. Gino is the author of the award-winning book, “Traction: Get a Grip on your Business.” Gino is also an entrepreneur with skill and his passion is helping business owners and leaders get what they want out of their business.

By March 21, 2011 11 Comments Read More →

Insightful Marketing Books

“Business has only two functions – marketing and innovation.” — Milan Kundera

I’ve put together a comprehensive list of marketing books that I’ve found to be insightful or useful in some way.

By December 16, 2010 12 Comments Read More →

Trends for 2011

“The best way to predict the future is to create it.” – Peter Drucker

One of the best ways to deal with change is to anticipate it. At the beginning of each year, I take a step back to see the forest for the trees.

By December 15, 2010 20 Comments Read More →