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Edison’s Genius of the Invention Business

Edison was an undeniable genius- Teaching us a great deal about business success Edison’s personal and professional lives are well documented. Thomas Alva Edison (1847-1931) was America’s prolific inventor. He essentially created the concept of inventing. He holds 1,093 patents. Recently, I viewed a fascinating documentary (Edison: American Experience, Tribune Media Services, Inc.) of Edison. […]

Marching Forward amidst Challenges of Business

Marching Forward Amidst Challenges of Business Isn’t Easy, But It IS Necessary! “Accept the challenges so that you can feel the exhilaration of victory.” ~ George S. Patton Marching Forward amidst your challenges isn’t the easiest thing to do. I really get that. But I encourage you to do it anyway!  Why? You will be […]

Steve Jobs: The Innovation Secrets Book Review

Steve Jobs Wisdom for Business Owners: Book Review of “The Innovation Secrets of Steve Jobs” Steve Jobs was an extraordinary individual who marched to the beat of his own drum! Yesterday would have been his 60th birthday. Many people thought Steve Jobs was a genius. In many aspects I agree, but I reference genius differently. […]

Painting of Mythology's Atlas holding up the world demonstrating his fortitude

Fortitude amidst frustrations of running a business

Fortitude amidst the many frustrations of running a successful business Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time. ~Thomas A. Edison Fortitude is having mental and emotional strength to continue something even in the face of adversity and difficulty. When I think […]

American Sniper: Brilliant Breakthroughs Biz Movie Review

American Sniper (2014) Movie Brilliant Breakthroughs Business Movie Reviews Share Business Strategies via watching Movies… What can the movie, “American Sniper” (2014) teach us about the business strategies: Philanthropy, Patience, & Mission Accomplished? Brilliant Breakthroughs Business Movie Reviews emerged because movies are a great way to be inspired and/or learn from a fresh perspective! This […]

Others are required to help you become successful

Others are required to help you become successful- if you want your ripple effect to endlessly expand “Help others get what they want and you may find that you get what you want too.” ~Anon Yesterday I spent time with a new client and a someone I recently met. Fascinating, but not surprisingly, both these […]

Guiding passions may catapult your career

Guiding passions may catapult your career- into a new realm with just one step! Guiding passions are a hot topic this decade as many are gravitating to sharing their creative genius spark with the world, while finding a way to make it financially sustainable. “Passions are irresistible. If you’re paying attention to your life at […]

Storytelling and Presentations Attract Customers

Storytelling and Presentations Attract Customers to You! Are you attracting people through your wisdom-sharing? Do you know the new presentation rules? Is your storytelling effective? Storytelling is wisdom-sharing. It helps us convey a particular message to others. Ideally, we want the story being told to be understood and have great impact upon the listeners. Storytelling […]

Attitude carries us along our career path

Attitude Carries Us Along Our Career Path “Ability is what you’re capable of doing. Motivations determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.” ~ Lou Holtz Attitude can make or break our success. I believe it is the undercurrent to how we approach all aspects of life. Attitude is a choice! It […]

Lead with Integrity to Catapult Business Reputation

Lead with Integrity- Wise Counsel for Business Owners, Managers, and Executives “Wisdom is knowing the right path to take. Integrity is taking it.” ~ Mac Anderson Today while working with a client, he told me how he wanted to “make sure he rebuilt his business with integrity”. When I heard this I was excited! How […]