Strategy: The Bridge Between Goals and Reality

Taking an idea and turning it into a business case requires vision, goals and strategy to get there. The quality of the approach or lack thereof is the difference between

Gain Influence Through Personal Branding in 9 Simple Steps

If You Don’t Brand Yourself Properly Now, You Will Regret It Later. Here is Your Influence Check List Branding helps you gain influence in a crowded digital world and saturated

Cultivate Loyal Business Relationships with Respect, Friendship, Good Old-fashioned Honesty

Originally published at Growing solid relationships with people from all walks of life is one of the benefits of working in anything business related. If affords you the opportunity

Don’t Be Shy: Having a Great Mentor Will Boost Anyone’s Career

Originally published at Working with a mentor offers you the opportunity to grow and speed up the learning curve in your personal development and career. Working with someone who

Fail Your Way to Success: Learning from Mistakes to Make Better Decisions

Originally published at Failure is an almost sexy word for startups these days. It means you tried something that was not properly executed or wanted by the market—but if

Every Entrepreneur Should Travel If They Want to Excel

Originally published at Travel helps you to grow as an individual enhancing the prospects for your career and life. Your perspective, values, and openness are all influenced by the

Lessons from a 78-year-old Startup Founder

Originally published at This past summer I wrote a business plan for a 78-year-old man (let’s call him Tim) who was launching a startup with his son on his

The Value of Accountability: How to Boost Your Career by Getting Things Done

Originally published on Being accountable for their own results is a risk entrepreneurs and aspiring professionals must take. Lots of companies want a culture of accountability to produce the