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What Happens When A Serial Entrepreneur Starts His 7th company

Here are the top 7 recommendations for business owners trying to build a $5-$20 million company based on the business experiences of a 25-year veteran serial entrepreneur.

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Should Kids Major in College in Entrepreneurship?

My friends, who own other small businesses, and I often  discuss if it is a good thing for college kids to major in entrepreneurship. Since I am a huge proponent of educating oneself I, of course, believe it is better to be prepared for being an entrepreneur. However, there certainly is something to be said […]

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Business Entrepreneurship, Roots, the Trunk and Then Branches

Entrepreneurship Skills Don’t Happen Overnight A couple of weeks ago I was talking to my old business coach of 9 years, Jayme. Jayme was saying that she heard something that she thought applied to me in regards to entrepreneurship. When a tree grows at first it grows these strong roots and it isn’t until those […]

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Inside the Mind of a Business Owner Who is Trying to Find a Niche Business

***Originally posted on May 1st, 2010 Over the past month I have switched from working 70% on my existing business and 30% looking for new business opportunities to now, the other way around. It is what I should have been doing all along. Today, I met with a friends company in the sports credentialing business. […]

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I Started Company Number 7 and I Think It Will be a Good One

***Originally written on sept 13,2012 and reposted I started a new company with a partner during the summer of 2011. I think that this new company, that provides money to companies to help fund their payroll in emergency situations will be successful. It meets a lot of the criteria that I had set for myself […]

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The Click Moment by Frans Johannson, A great book for Entrepreneurs

Over the 25 years I have been in the business world with the last 20 years, building  7 start-up companies. I always felt that my success was completely based on my skills. Although I have achieved some level of success, this last recession has really affected my confidence level. A growing economy makes many look […]

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After 20 Years and 6 Successful Businesses, I Finally Found One That Will Really Take Off

*** I am now 6 months into my 7th new start up and this one feels so different than the others. For the first time, I feel as though I have a business that not only will do well, but that I will have it for a very long time. The other benefit, I really […]

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