Countdown to the Olympics: How to be an Olympic-level entrepreneur #12

Image via Wikipedia In 12 days*, the 2010 Winter Olympic athletes will compete to be the best in the world. Entrepreneurs compete for a similar pinnacle of success every single day. This series of blogs will countdown to the Olympics with 31 ideas about what it takes to achieve gold in your business. To be […]

Countdown to the Olympics: How to be an Olympic-level entrepreneur #13

Image via Wikipedia In 13 days, the 2010 Winter Olympic athletes will compete to be the best in the world. Entrepreneurs compete for a similar pinnacle of success every single day. This series of blogs will countdown to the Olympics with 31 ideas about what it takes to achieve gold in your business. To be […]

Letter to Steve Jobs from the devil

FROM THE DESK OF THE DEVIL January 1997 Dear Mr. Jobs, Congratulations on your return to Apple. I received your letter expressing concern over your lack of marketable ideas and was quite interested in your proposal offering your soul in exchange for some compelling products. I think I can help. I’ve got some top-notch people […]

Countdown to the Olympics: How to be an Olympic-level entrepreneur #14

Image via Wikipedia In 14 days, the 2010 Winter Olympic athletes will compete to be the best in the world. Entrepreneurs compete for a similar pinnacle of success every single day. This series of blogs will countdown to the Olympics with 31 ideas about what it takes to achieve gold in your business. To be […]

Just read: ‘Worst Business Blunders of the Year’ at BNET

A colleague of mine just sent me this article: The 77 Stupidest Managerial Moves and Worst Business Blunders of 2009 | BNET. It’s the kind of article you can’t help but read all the way through, even though it takes a while. If it weren’t so shocking, it would be highly entertaining!