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19 Apr, 2017

Top 13 Money Saving Ideas for the Entrepreneur

By | April 19th, 2017|Perspective of the Day|0 Comments

They say nothing in life is free - except for the entrepreneur who is willing to think outside the box. In this day and age, there are many money saving alternatives to traditional ways of doing the things we need to do to run your business. One of the ways we can use that skill we all have - to think of things from a different perspective - is to take advantage of free opportunities.

23 May, 2017

How Do You Manage the Chaos of the Day? [#QuestionofTheDay]

By | May 23rd, 2017|Perspective of the Day|0 Comments

Question of the Day from Seattle, Washington: my business is growing and that is good but how do I manage all the different things I need to do to stay focused. We discuss a series of skills to prioritize work and manage your day more effectively.

23 May, 2017

Plugging Holes is Not a Strategy [#DailyPerspective]

By | May 23rd, 2017|Perspective of the Day|0 Comments

Entrepreneurs pride themselves on being able to handle multiple issues at the same time. But is this something we should be proud or something to change. Doesn’t a well-run organization of any kind know what its priorities are and then allocated its scarce resources to those priorities. Put another way - doesn’t every organization - whether it be a one man show or a Fortune 50 company – have more to do than it has time?

22 May, 2017

How Do You Ensure Your First Hire Is The Right Hire? [#questionoftheday]

By | May 22nd, 2017|Perspective of the Day|0 Comments

Question of the Day from St. Louis, Missouri: I am about to make my first hire - how do i make sure i don't make a mistake. We discuss the skills you develop to improve your chances of making the right hire.

22 May, 2017

Determining The Viability Of Your Idea [#dailyperspective]

By | May 22nd, 2017|Perspective of the Day|0 Comments

When you first have that “aha” moment when you feel as you have discovered something, it feels like oxygen – like we need it to even breath. We become focused and obsessed. But during that process of seeing ourselves ringing the bell of the New York Stock Exchange, we also lose our objectivity. It is hard for us to be honest with ourselves about whether our idea is viable, or is only viable it we act upon it a certain way.

26 Apr, 2017

Top 13 Time Management Tips For Entrepreneurs to Maximize Your Day

By | April 26th, 2017|What is the Entrepreneur?|0 Comments

It sounds odd to say “time management tips for entrepreneurs.” Time management tips for entrepreneurs is certainly an oxymoron. In fact, if a non-entrepreneur said, I have some time management tips for entrepreneurs, we would likely think to ourselves, “they don’t get it.” After all, we all wish we could create the 28 hour day.Getting the most of your day is a skill – and one of those skills that makes you a better entrepreneur. Every day can feel like the day is managing us instead of us managing our day. It’s a little bit of perspective, a little bit of time management and a little bit of discipline. The real solution is not the entrepreneur that comes up with a 28 hour day. It is improving our skills at managing our time and energy.

17 Mar, 2017

Top Tax Tips for Entrepreneurs During Tax Season

By | March 17th, 2017|Perspective of the Day|0 Comments

It's tax time. Each entrepreneur and small business owner strives to get to the point where your company is making money. Phrases like “positive cash flow” or “break even” are music to the entrepreneur. When we get to that point, what goes hand in hand with making money is paying taxes on that income. But as an old Northwestern law school professor used to say, “Taxable income is better than no income.” Every entrepreneur should be so lucky.

12 Dec, 2016

The Lonely Entrepreneur: Perspectives On Raising Capital

By | December 12th, 2016|Perspective of the Day|0 Comments

Cash is like that foot injury from years of ballet. We feel it in every step. We feel it every day and at least once a day it flares up. It clouds our judgment […]

31 Oct, 2016

Perspective of The Day – The Brutal Truth

By | October 31st, 2016|Perspective of the Day|0 Comments


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