From the Blog
The Alphabetical Entrepreneur: The ABC’s of Being Your Own Boss
Entrepreneurs are a special breed. Could you be one of them?
Many people dream of owning their own business and being their own boss. If you’re one of them, there’s nothing stopping you from doing it except for you—but you’re a big hurdle. Whether it happens, much less whether it succeeds, largely depends on you.
Starting a successful business is not a function of just wanting it badly enough. The key ingredients for entrepreneurial success are certain character traits. This book is an attempt to describe twenty-six of them. If you’ve already started a business, use it to take inventory and make a plan to grow into what you’ve begun. If you’re still deciding whether to launch into entrepreneurial life, let’s see if you’ve got what it takes.
The Mindful Entrepreneur: Thinking Through Starting Up
I want you to start that business you’ve been dreaming of. Our country needs you to succeed in creating new products and services and growing a productive business.
You need to get ready for success by preparing for the challenges ahead. The Mindful Entrepreneur: Thinking Through Starting Up offers a twelve-step program, not of recovery, but of discovery. Discover in advance the steps you’ll have to climb, then get ready to meet them head-on. I’ll help you think through challenges like sales, collaboration, conflict, and self-discipline, avoiding the failure traps that too many entrepreneurs eventually fall into. Be prepared by being mindful of what’s ahead.
Coming Spring 2015