• Why Startups Need Leaders, Not Bosses
    Entrepreneur - Feb 26
    There’s no place where strong leadership is needed more than in a hectic startup environment in which the odds are most stacked against you, and Herculean efforts to gain and maintain traction are required daily, not... Read »
    3 days ago
  • What The Net Neutrality Battle Means For Entrepreneurs
    Fast Company - Feb 25
    A ruling tomorrow could change the way we use the Internet—but will it threaten the entrepreneurial spirit of small startups and vendors online? Net neutrality, a guiding principle of the early Internet, keeps access to... Read »
    4 days ago
  • 4 Steps To Improve Quality At Your Business
    Entrepreneur - Feb 25
    The business world is full of quality experts and quality programs, but for most small to midsize businesses, an extensive quality program utilizing higher-level mathematics is not going to be the best solution. Rather,... Read »
    4 days ago
  • An Entrepreneur’s Guide To Sustaining Momentum
    HuffPo - Feb 23
    Although the launch phase of a startup comes with its own set of thrills and challenges, maintaining achieved success once the company starts growing often presents new hurdles. As the business expands and new workers come... Read »
    6 days ago
  • 5 Ways Entrepreneurs Learn To Manage Risk
    Entrepreneur - Feb 19
    You're probably familiar with this story line. Entrepreneurs are the daredevils of the business world, always looking for another cliff in order to plot their next leap. The problem with this narrative is that I don’t... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Startup Success Is, To A Great Extent, About Good...
    Quartz - Feb 18
    Figuring out which companies are likely to succeed is one of the toughest problems in business. But even very dry data from business registrations can tell you a great deal, according to a new NBER working paper from... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Four Leadership Traits To Win Big In Business Today
    HuffPo - Feb 17
    In today's extraordinarily dynamic business climate, organizations are facing the need to meet many new and novel challenges. The shelf life of successful strategies, brands and products is constantly diminishing, requiring... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Are Billion-Dollar Entrepreneurs Better Leaders Than...
    Forbes - Feb 10
    Can you scratch your head and rub your stomach at the same time? It seems as if professional CEOs cannot do two things at the same time. This makes me wonder if there is something wrong with the way large corporations... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • 5 Reasons Entrepreneurs Burn Out And Quit
    Entrepreneur - Feb 9
    The entrepreneurial journey can be exciting and scary at the same time. The thought of creating your own business is thrilling, while the uncertainties and risk can be terrifying. Success comes to those who are driven and... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • How Every Business Can Benefit By Thinking Like A...
    HuffPo - Feb 6
    I had the great pleasure of running three small start-ups in the first half of my career, and have spent the second half of my career (so far) in large corporations. Many people say I have run my career backwards, that the... Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • 4 Characteristics Of A Category-Defining Company
    Mashable - Feb 5
    If you've ever heard a new startup described as "the Uber of ...," you know that in the modern business world, there is a lot of talk about creating "category-defining companies." New technologies are unleashing an abundance... Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • 6 Ways Startup Founders Or CEOs Can Stay Accountable
    Entrepreneur - Jan 29
    If you head a startup company as a founder or CEO, having the total freedom to execute as you see fit may be part of what motivated you to take the position in the first place. But freedom shouldn’t be mistaken for a... Read »
    1 month ago
  • How To Handle An Unexpected Offer For Your...
    VentureBeat - Jan 29
    You are running your first startup. You are starting to build your team and gain customer traction. You have taken advantage of a wealth of blogs about the right hygiene for starting and building a company. It is starting to... Read »
    1 month ago
  • The ‘Big 3’ Mistakes (And Their Fixes) For...
    Forbes - Jan 29
    For entrepreneurs who missed the MBA steamboat, I’ve talked in the past about the advantages of MOOCs (Massively Open Online Courses). But here’s another option for online coursework to train new and existing... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Why Some CEOs And Entrepreneurs Make Horrible Leaders
    Entrepreneur - Jan 22
    CEOs are expected to have all the answers. Many people think they have earned this distinguished title through brilliant decision making, superb business instincts and savvy insights. But just because someone is a CEO... Read »
    1 month ago