I’m a little disturbed by at least a couple of news story themes that I’ve heard recently: “Can Eliminating [X program] Improve Test Scores?” and “Students to be Moved to Schools to Improve [the school’s] Test Scores.” The former concept sounds like a fishing expedition to find a way to take money from “non-essential” programs. […]
· 10 (More) Reasons Why Your Business is Tanking. 1. You’re scared to charge what you’re worth. Number 1 is the biggest failure point that I’ve seen otherwise good business owners make. Think about it. Your plumber won’t show up for less than $70. Neither will your electrician. They’ve perfected their craft, licensed, and insured […]
I have to admit, while McDonald’s offers international customizations, a Big Mac and fries is a pretty predictable offering no matter where you go. I also find that while McDonald’s doesn’t deliver the highest quality food items, I’ve never experienced unacceptable service or quality. Say What You Want | chrisbrogan.com.
Link: So, You Want to Be an Entrepreneur – WSJ.com. @JoeWheeler suggested that #8 on the list should be moved to #1. I think #2 is close, but not quite there. I think the fallacy is that entrepreneurship is a path to an “easier life.” The reality is that striking out on your own should […]
I seem to remember seeing this book shortly after Enron, Worldcom, etc., imploded. It seems to be fitting once again.