Nearly every day I receive an inquiry from someone looking for help with their “million dollar idea”. The more I work with inventors the more I realize that there is no “right” formula for successfully taking an idea and turning it into a million dollar home run. A majority of good ideas never get from the “aha” stage to the market for a variety of reasons.
Sunday, February 20, 2011
Sunday, February 13, 2011
Two meetings stand out for me this past week. What they both had in common was that the individuals I met with were seeking advice for their business start-ups. What they didn’t have in common was what each person took away from our meetings.
Sunday, February 6, 2011
Relationships are complicated enough – imagine being in business with your significant other! As we celebrate Valentines Day lets raise a glass and toast those “co-preneurs” who have committed to each other through thick and thin – in sickness and in health and when cash flow is good and not so good! When I bring this topic up most people fall on one side of the fence or the other. One side responds with “I would love to work with my significant other” while the other side adamantly states “Are you kidding me???!!!”