Leadership Profiles Articles
on August 18, 2014
There’s a two-letter word that can really hurt your success as an entrepreneur: No.
Fear of rejection extends past worrying about being turned down for a date. In business, if you can’t hear the word “no” without walking away crushed, you may not be in busi…Read » Views: 1,025
on March 6, 2014
Mari Smith, a Canadian-born Scot who currently lives in San Diego, is widely respected as a social media leader, particularly when it comes to Facebook. She’s the author of The New Relationship Marketing and co-author of Facebook Marketing: An Hour a Day. Sh…Read » Views: 882
on February 25, 2014
You deliver an excellent product or service, employ top-notch people, and have a good location. But business isn’t going as well as you’d hoped. Maybe it’s time to rethink your branding strategy.
Don’t have one? You’re not alone. Few small businesse…Read » Views: 1,014
on February 24, 2014
Ted Rubin has been influencing the online world since 1997. Back then, he worked with Seth Godin at the direct-marketing firm Yoyodyne, which was later acquired by Yahoo. Rubin now runs his own show as a social marketing strategist, keynote speaker, and bran…Read » Views: 754
on February 18, 2014
Toni Littlestone, owner of Work Vision, has met a lot of entrepreneurs in the past 25 years. As a career coach and counselor, she has worked with hundreds of professionals making job transitions.
Littlestone can rattle off a long list of traits conducive to s…Read » Views: 808
on February 4, 2014
Rebekah Radice loves to share her passion for all things social wherever and whenever she can.
As founder and CEO of a digital marketing agency in Los Angeles, Radice (pictured) helps business owners develop online marketing plans and realize the full potenti…Read » Views: 1,018
on January 17, 2014
As the new year begins, small-business owners need to look at the big picture. While many business owners are concerned with making the monthly payroll, other issues — such as managing employees, competing with bigger players, and determining which customers …Read » Views: 839
on January 15, 2014
“Not every entrepreneur is making good change, and not every entrepreneur is at peace — balanced, so to speak — and living in the now,” says John Murphy, a self-proclaimed “Zentrepreneur.”
The founder of Grand Rapids, Mich.-based Venture Managem…Read » Views: 952