Posts Tagged ‘entrepreneur’

Leadership: Are You A Visionary Or An Empowerer?

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012

Great quote from from Professor Henry Mintzberg on leadership that really got me thinking…..

How To Beat Your Competition

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

Benjamin Franklin knew the value of preparation. “By failing to prepare you are preparing to fail,” the influential author, inventor and Founding Father once said. Planning and preparation will give you a 10-times greater chance to achieve your goals. It will reduce wasted time and effort, while improving and maximizing resu [...]

Harnessing the Web for Start Ups

Wednesday, May 20th, 2009

In honor of “National Small Business Week“, I thought I would share a number of resources that are helpful to me with my businesses, and some that I think are doing a nice job of harnessing the power of community and sharing on the web.  If you have some to share, please add them to the list by leaving a comment. I [...]

A Process of Logo Design: Guidelines for Entrepreneurs

Friday, May 8th, 2009

Today we have a guest post on small business logo design best practices by Ben Johnson of Logoinn, a custom logo design service provider based in  the UK.   Enjoy, and best wishes for a happy Mothers Day this weekend (you did remember, right?).  -  Bryan A business logo is an iconic representation of your company’s m [...]

3 Step Small Business Marketing Plan

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2009

I wrote this for the HP Small Business Newsletter this month and thought I would share it here.  Enjoy! A lot of small business owners take on the added role of chief salesman, rainmaker, and marketing and advertising manager.  Their passion for their business is contagious and is often the deciding factor when bringing in ne [...]