Charity Ideas For Your Business

Hearts in heart shape flying over cupped hands of woman

Earning money is fun, but sometimes it’s nice to give something back to those less fortunate. Christmas is now over, which may lead many to feel less charitable and generous as the festive cheer runs dry and January Blues set in. However, the beginning of the year is in fact …

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Lessons Learned From Losing Money In Business


Painful experiences are life’s way of teaching us valuable lessons. The folks over at share lessons we can learn from financial setbacks in business. Even successful companies lose money, all the time. Bad investments, bad decisions, wrong business partners, they can lead to financial losses in any organization. Losing …

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1000th Post – Thank You!


Welcome to the 1000th post of the blog! I started during the first year of my MBA program at the Booth School of Business (University of Chicago). After launching a web design company in 2003 and not having a single client for 6 months(!) I knew I needed …

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100 Brilliant Minds and What They Said

100 Brilliant Minds

Being a small business owner doesn’t mean you can’t dream big. After all, some of the most famous and successful companies in the world had a humble beginning. Walt Disney, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs and Sir Richard Branson, amongst many other self-made entrepreneurs, are the proof that great business ideas …

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Six Ways Entrepreneurs Sell Themselves Short


Each year, people step out of the traditional work force and begin a journey of business entrepreneurship. This initial phase can be a very exciting and rewarding experience for those who prepare diligently. For others, it can be stressful and difficult. While the learning curve may be steep on this …

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