The Shiny Object Trap That Snags New Entrepreneurs

The Shiny Object Trap That Snags New Entrepreneurs

Learn why the grass isn’t always greener—and what pulls new business owners through this rude awakening—in the Formation of an Entrepreneur, Part 2 All of us take the plunge into starting a business for personal reasons. But an inborn entrepreneurial spirit, the...
The Formation of an Entrepreneur, Part 1

The Formation of an Entrepreneur, Part 1

The traits and situations that move us to start a business Why do entrepreneurs decide to strike out on our own? What motivates an individual to leave a stable job with benefits or pursue a new opportunity that’s exciting but fraught with risk—and way outside the...
Small Business Resources During COVID-19

Small Business Resources During COVID-19

Many small businesses are facing existential challenges. Review this list of actionable resources to help meet them. Small businesses are the backbone of American commerce, representing 99.9% of enterprises and 47.3% of employees in the U.S. Here in Florida (like...
Leadership During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Leadership During the COVID-19 Pandemic

We must take care of our businesses, our communities, and ourselves. As business leaders, we all must step up to influence what we can control, taking care of our people and our organizations. Like everyone, I am concerned and unsure about the immediate future. But I...