This 2017 do what you love

This 2017 do what you love

2017 is off and running and hopefully you have set some big goals and aspirations for the year. Maybe one of those includes doing more of what you love for work. Easing into it on the side for extra income or maybe even switching careers to do it full time. I hope so....
Thanksgiving – Startup lessons.

Thanksgiving – Startup lessons.

I have some awesome Thanksgiving memories. Most of my greatest memories relate back to time with family, including family members (ie. Grandparents) that have since passed. For me, Thanksgiving is one of those holidays that pulls all of my sense together. When I think...
5 Travel Tips to Boost your Business

5 Travel Tips to Boost your Business

It’s the holiday season, and for thousands of us that also means travel. Whether you are heading across the state in a car, across the country on a plane or even making a hop over the ocean to be with friends and family, chances are high you’ll be away from the...
The Featured Startup Profile: SkillPop

The Featured Startup Profile: SkillPop

SkillPop. I love this business. With a strong, valuable marketplace model where buyers and sellers find mutual value, SkillPop is gaining momentum quickly in Charlotte, and now, the Raleigh-Durham area. I recently had a cup of coffee with SkillPop’s Founder and CEO...
Lessons to learn from 2016 Election

Lessons to learn from 2016 Election

If we’ve learned anything from this intense and perhaps “crazy” 2016 election, it’s this – use this as a time to learn. And this election is powered by good lessons for every entrepreneur. FILTER OUT SIGNAL FROM NOISE One of the challenges in the runup to...
4 Lesson to Learn From Halloween

4 Lesson to Learn From Halloween

With Halloween approaching, our minds tend to shift to those things in life that are spooky and scary. As we get older, the ghosts and goblins that once kept us up at night are now funny, iconic reminders of a nostalgic time of year. But, interestingly, many aspects...