To Succeed at Business You Need a Startup Mindset
To Succeed at Business You Need a Startup Mindset

Startups are born to scale. They’re created to search for and validate a scalable business model in a way that can have a major impact on the market or how a problem has traditionally been solved. The innovation, disruption and scalability aspects of a startup are why they are different from small businesses and more […]

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5 Steps to Take Control of Your Personal Brand
5 Steps to Take Control of Your Personal Brand

The following excerpt is from Scott Duffy’s book Breakthrough. Buy it now from Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iBooks | IndieBound As an entrepreneur, you need to create and manage your own personal brand. You may think you’re selling a product, a service, a financial plan, etc. to your investors, division heads, partners or […]

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8 Ways to Make Money Online Without Quitting your Day Job
8 Ways to Make Money Online Without Quitting your Day Job

Want to make money online? Want to rake in millions almost effortlessly? Sure, most silver-tongued marketers might lead you to believe that the good life is just a few keystrokes away. They tell you that your path to online riches is just around the corner using this newly discovered, untapped secret. The best part? They’re […]

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How to Turn Your Passion Into Profit
How to Turn Your Passion Into Profit

After her father experienced a severe brain injury in 2005, Robin Gentry McGee was determined to save his life. Due to the severity of his condition, she and her family were advised to discontinue life support. In order to make peace with this, she had to know if there were any other options not being […]

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4 Ways to Inspire Your Team Every Single Day
4 Ways to Inspire Your Team Every Single Day

You might be able to succeed as a “lone wolf,” but scaling your business will be nearly impossible. It’s imperative to bring together a team to support your mission, whatever it is. When you have the right team in place, the next step is to inspire (not motivate) that team. I firmly believe that motivation […]

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How 3 Entrepreneurs Came up With Their Business Ideas
How 3 Entrepreneurs Came up With Their Business Ideas

Entrepreneurs are people who dare to dream and concoct ideas that can be translated into a successful business. Over 550,000 people jump into the entrepreneur pool each month. Some just dip a toe; others do a cannonball. There are those that sink, some that swim and the lucky few who qualify for the Olympics their […]

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4 Ways to Stay Motivated as You Build Your Business
4 Ways to Stay Motivated as You Build Your Business

Tell me if this sounds familiar. You’re having an amazing month when things are flowing in your business. You’re signing new clients, your current customers are spreading the word about your business. Things are going so well that you pinch yourself to make sure you’re not dreaming. Then, the next month arrives. Business slows down. Potential clients […]

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7 Success Tips for Women in Tough Businesses
7 Success Tips for Women in Tough Businesses

A couple of years ago, in a “Women in Construction” session, I was asked to present my latest project accomplishment, and to share my experience in terms of the challenges and risks involved, the processes we adopted to manage them and how the project succeeded considering these conditions. My presentation covered the technical and project management elements […]

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