Tag - entrepreneurial business success


Establishing Laser Focus

The ability to focus in today’s society has become increasingly difficult. With the birth and progression of the Internet and social media, we have learned that we can get pretty much whatever we want, whenever we want it. In some instances, this is good because it can significantly speed up the process of finding useful …


Building Credibility Part 2

Building Credibility Part 2 Credibility: You know it when you see it. In Building Credibility Part One we talked about credibility as a whole and the first two elements that strengthen your credibility; likability and judgment. People respect and want to follow likable people, and when leaders portray good judgment, it strengthens the loyalty others …


Goal Setting Essentials

Goal Setting Essentials With a new year right around the corner, it’s that time of year when we all sit down with a plate of left-over holiday treats and resolve that 2018 is the year we’re going to lose that extra 10lbs.  We don’t really set ourselves up for success, do we? But what is …


4 Ways to Think Your Way to Success

“Think and Grow Rich” —Napoleon Hill As small business owners, we often spend the majority of our days putting out fires and spending our limited time on whatever is urgent to ensure the survival and smooth operation of our businesses. I would be willing to bet that most of us are far more focused internally …


Four Key Steps to Ensure Success

When I started my first business, I developed four key steps to ensure my success. They worked exponentially and have since enabled me to expand my physical therapy practice across the United States and create various other companies in diverse industries including apparel, commodities, real estate and hospitality. Without first envisioning my success and then …


Where Are You Headed? Create a Conscious Vision for Your Life

What is a conscious vision for living? If there is one thing virtually every person has in common, it’s this: We are always, to some degree, thinking about our future. Whether consciously or unconsciously, we spend time nearly every day thinking about where we are, where we’ve been, and where we’re heading; literally, creating a …


Tips for Entrepreneurial Success: What is Success?

In the second chapter of my book, The Poppie Factor, I explore the subject of success, offering my definition of it, and explaining what it takes to get there. (Get your free copy of Chapter 1 here.) The first thing I’ve learned is this: The meaning of success can differ greatly from one person to …


The Entrepreneurial Mindset: A Positive Path to Success

No matter what your situation may be, from starting a new business to growing or restructuring an existing business, you simply MUST get your mind right before trying anything else; developing what I’ve labeled the entrepreneurial mindset. As it turns out, a positive mindset is the key to success and happiness. Too many people believe …


Tips for Entrepreneurial Success: Stop Trading Dollars for Hours

In first chapter of my book, The Poppie Factor, I talk about “My Epiphany,” the time in my life that I overcame the traditional model for earning a living… trading time for money. (Get your free copy of Chapter 1 here.) For an entrepreneur looking to make six figures, this mindset is not only extremely …