Something Old, Something New, Something Green

This may seem a little odd or morbid, but please hang with me, because there is a vitally important business concept here that can help you. When my dad died last month, I was thrust into the funeral industry as a consumer for the first time. It was obviously an...

John Lennon Was Right

John Lennon said “Life is what happens when you’re busy making plans.” Surely that’s what happened on my 50th birthday. My oldest friend took me and my partner out to breakfast at the Boulder Dushanbe Teahouse ( a fabulous place to check out if you’re ever in Boulder,...

Incentives: Powerful Hot Buttons

How can incentives help your business not only survive these bad economic times, but thrive? Consider free gas certificates. Millions of Americans are feeling the effects of the highest gas prices we’ve ever seen. And they will only go up from here. You have...

Follow One Course Until Successful

One of my marketing mentors, David Frey, shared some great advice recently. As we all know, entrepreneurs are highly creative – we seem to have an idea a minute. Consequently entrepreneurs tend to have a big problem staying focused. David shared an acronym that I had...