Monthly Archives: September 2015

"Successful people never ask if things will work. They are willing to try and find out."
— Brad Gosse

Here is a quote to remind us that in order to be successful, we have to be willing to try & find out.

The 12 Characteristics of Successful Entrepreneurs

1. They take what they do seriously. Entrepreneurs understand that the success of the business ultimately rests upon their shoulders. When you run a startup, whether or not rent is paid depends on how you run the business. Because of this, all successful entrepreneurs take their work very seriously. 2. They make it all about…
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Why Focus Is the Number-One Element of Business Success

My favorite scene in the Pixar movie Up is when the old man Carl and the boy Russell get stranded near Paradise Falls and meet “Dug the Talking Dog.” When Russell asks Dug to speak, he actually does: “Hi there! My name is Dug. I have just met you and I love you!” Dug jumps…
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Video Blog: Technology in the Workplace

Launchpad Five One Six brings you the newest video in our series of business strategy and coaching shorts.  This week's topic is technology in the workplace and how to manage it to increase efficiency and productivity.  We discuss a few key tips to evaluate your IT situation and how to decide if you need to move to the next level.