Why I No Longer Blog About Start-Ups and Entrepreneurship

I no longer give "free advice" online about entrepreneurship and business-building. It's not that I want to keep secrets. It's simply a matter of leveraging good timing. The best advice @ the wrong time = a distraction or simply a good-to-know The best advice @ the right time = rainbows made of gold As I've … Continue reading Why I No Longer Blog About Start-Ups and Entrepreneurship

Starting a New Business? 4 Things to Do & to Avoid

"I've got a great idea. Where should I start?" I've started 5 businesses - some have done well, others have failed very well, some TBD. When I get this question, here's what I tell people: Summarize your idea on 1 page and as a one-liner. Brevity forces clarity. The idea can't just be an amorphous mass floating around … Continue reading Starting a New Business? 4 Things to Do & to Avoid

Where are all the Awesome Questions?

These days, there are lots of experts (and frankly, even more non-experts) out there sharing their expertise. In fact, the world's most pressing problems require the collaboration of diverse expertise. However, much more important than great expertise are great questions. No matter where you are religiously, one model in this area is Jesus. Look at … Continue reading Where are all the Awesome Questions?