Tag: business

Continued education and training

I am on my second day of a 2-1/2 day training at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey.  As part of my success plan, I have a continued education and training as a major contributor to enable me to reach my goals.  Without new…

Controlling our lives… independency

Working in a corporate office among corporate people can be interesting.  I am not sure if there is a better word than interesting that describes the corporate environment.  There can be a lot of red tape, politics, push back, cloudy decisions, and so on….

Run a successful business

Let’s say your company is doing poorly.  Let’s pretend your business has $1 million in debt and your sales are decreasing year over year.  Your leadership may also be lacking and your turnover rates are increasing each year.  How do you turn your company…

Seems easy, until you start digging in

Have you ever thought something looked easy, but when you started trying it yourself you found out there was much more to it?  Recently, I have run into some challenges with a project I have been working on for my business.  I would not…

Business pipeline

In the last couple of years, I’ve realized activity is key to growing my business.  If I am going to grow my business, I need to make sure there is a pipeline to generate increasing amounts of money over the next several years.  Typically, I…

Technical business ops balance

I spend a lot of time with my father because we are business partners.  We have a lot of discussions about our business and the direction we feel it should go.  My father is extremely talented when it comes to the technical side of…

Setting expectations and removing anxiety

It is Sunday Night and I ask myself, will this be the week all my dreams come true?  Unfortunately, it is highly unlikely that all my dreams will come true this week, but it doesn’t mean I should stop trying.  Instead of splitting my efforts into…

Bringing your dreams to life

A while back, I was sitting next to a gentleman on an airplane who started, owned, and sold many businesses.  He told me he was the only 28 year old in his town driving around a Lamborghini when he first started.  He ended up…

Defining your perfect life – part II

On 05/04/18, I wrote a blog titled Defining your perfect life and described what I envision as a perfect life for me.  I split my life up into three different categories.  There is my career, which includes anything associated with my career path at work.  There is…

Survival of a business

You may have a stable business and you may be content with your earnings.  Although you are satisfied today, times do change and you need to think about your business’s future.  It is crucial to continuously grow your business yearly because if you do…

Building your goals

In building my goals, I start by understanding my current situation in 4 focus areas.  These focus areas are going to be different for everyone because we are not all participating in the same activities.  Here are my 4 focus areas: Professional career School Personal business…

Wheels spinning in place – part II

On April 4, 2018, I wrote a blog titled Wheels spinning in place and I would like to build on this topic because it is very important to understand why we are not covering ground as quickly as we should be.  The 4 tips I provided…