Monthly Archives: January 2011

Keep at it. Every day.

Taped near my bathroom mirror (so I see it every day) is a piece of paper with this Robert Collier quote:  Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.   Boy, is that true about starting a business.  … Continue reading

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Madonna to Open Nightclub Chain?

Here’s one of several reports indicating the 52-year-old Material Girl plans to expand her business empire by launching a chain of nightclubs.

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Don’t Neglect Your Network

In a January 3rd article appearing in The Globe and Mail, Mark Evans, principal of ME Consulting, shares five lessons he learned about being an entrepreneur in 2010.   Here\’s the article for those who might like to read it.  Among Mark’s lessons:  Build and … Continue reading

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Getting the most out of each day

Here’s a great post by leadership consultant Peter Bregman on  The Best Way to Use the Last Five Minutes of Your Day.  It talks about the value of taking a few minutes at the end of each day to consider what … Continue reading

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A Suggested New Year’s Resolution

Welcome to 2011!  If you’re into making New Year’s resolutions, it’s a good idea to add “check credit report” to your list, especially if you think you’ll need to borrow money this year for your business.  By taking a look, you can see what a lender sees — … Continue reading

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