Yesterday I sent a YouTube video to my team that was inspired by the commencement speech of the late David Foster Wallace in 2005 at Kenyon College. If you have less about 10 minutes, I recommend that you watch it, and if […]
If you’re a business leader, you likely have your share of critics. I know I have my own fan club. I’ve told this story in other mediums, but I think it bears repeating because sometimes the world can be a very tough place […]
Do you ever think of selling your company one day?
Even if you don’t believe you would ever sell your business, brand consistency, promise, experience and image are vital to the success of your company. I’ve heard it many times from small business owners […]
As I was sitting to write my piece for September 11th, although I thought about writing about one of my usual topics, I felt it essential to write about September 11th, 2001 instead. Incredibly, that day that changed a lot of the way […]
A few days ago I read a post about a small community nonprofit organization that was seeking advice on how to get funding. Creating a nonprofit is tough, and figuring out where to find the money needed to operate it can be a […]
Are you thinking of starting a new business or have you done it yet and wondered the crucial questions to ask about competition? America is a nation of entrepreneurs, and small businesses are the leading providers or work opportunities for people. We need […]
A couple of weeks ago, I visited a small, independently owned pharmacy. I know that’s quickly becoming a rarity, but I’m glad I did. I’ve been to the chain store pharmacies, and I have to tell you that I often leave feeling like […]