In part 1 of this week’s series, I want to talk to you about WOW beginnings—businesses where young entrepreneurs hit it big early.
I want to share one such story with you. One disclaimer: I have a certain weakness for the business I am about to share with you…but more on that later.
In the summer of 1978 two friends, lets call them Cohen and Greenfield, opened a makeshift ice cream parlor in an abandoned gas station in northern Vermont of all places. Read More
In last week’s post, I shared with you my interview with Tim Grover, author of Relentless – From Good to Great to Unstoppable.
In the interview, he goes over the topic of the cleaner and how in a cleaner’s mind, there is NO failure.
Let me re-read you Tim’s definition of a “cleaner.”
Ready? Okay, here goes:Read More
Have you ever worked with someone that just seemed unstoppable – that no matter what happened, they kept pushing forward towards their goal?
And you watched and you wondered how they did it – how they were so driven, so relentless in their determination. In today’s post we’re gonna find out what it takes for each of us to be relentless. Read More
Now this is stating the obvious, but starting a business is no easy task. And starting a business with little to no funding or experience can be downright daunting.
Yet entrepreneurs are out there doing it every single day. Most importantly, they are succeeding at it.
So what do they do to make it all work? Read More
In last week’s post I shared the story of how Oprah was able to transform her knockdowns and great obstacles into a great strength, developing great empathy for people and becoming a beacon of hope for thousands who have come into contact with her.
This week I will continue our theme of POW and what to do to get back up when life knocks you down. Read More