Oldies but goodies.

Failure Warning Signs

As an entrepreneur, you should constantly look for ways to improve your company, your employees, the daily operations, and each operating division.  Take off the blinders and heed the warning signs things are going south.  Most entrepreneurs are too wrapped up in the daily grind to pay attention — this Warning Signswarning_1

The New Success

In the late ’90s, Steven Covey published the best seller, “Seven Habits of Highly Effective People.”  The book detailed seven principles of life management.  Times have changed and new skills are required to get ahead in such a dynamic and disruptive business environment.  In a recent FastCompany post, Scott Steinberg New Successsuccess_1

Entrepreneurship: It’s More Than Just Luck

Recently, Aileron, the non-profit organization helping small businesses grow compiled a list of eight skills every entrepreneur must have to be successful. Resiliency. The ability to weather the ups and downs of any business since it never goes exactly the way you plan. Focus. After setting a long term vision, It’s More Than Just Luckluck_1

Entrepreneur Traits: The recipe for success

Can an entrepreneur be molded, created or taught?  Are the most successful just born to ride the startup wave?  We believe it is a little bit of both.  Perfecting business models and building a strong management team can be taught, but the “fire in the belly” mentality is much more Traits: The recipe for successingredients_1