I'm an author, media commentator and presenter, talking and writing about all things entrepreneurial. I work with companies including CBS, Inc.com and KPI. I've got 12 books that are now sold in about 60 countries and I love inspiring people whenever I can.
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"When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves." - Viktor Frankl
When you’re flying solo, your suppliers and contractors are part of your team. If you treat them as such, suddenly you don’t feel like you’re doing all your flying alone.
Are you spending a lot of time waiting for stalled projects to re-start so you can finish them and finally get paid? That used to be Andrew Griffiths’ reality too. Then he did this …
When a prospective client works hard to convince me to take them on, and then asks me to work for free ‘while they get things off the ground’ – alarm bells go off.
Can you both read and follow instructions? Then you are uniquely placed to stand out from the crowd.
There’s nothing wrong with having new ideas for your business and chasing after them. But please be smart about it!
Most business owners will do anything to avoid a difficult conversation. I think it’s time to suck it up and get tough.
Here’s an old school marketing fundamental that seems to have gotten lost somewhere along the way.
I recently had to fly interstate, and the airline CEO was on board. During the flight he did something quite brave. He asked for customer feedback. Could you do the same thing?