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How Fractional Leaders Can Shortcut You Around the Bottlenecks and Obstacles You’re Facing

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship Startup Advice / December 20, 2021
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Have you ever heard of Brigadier General Norman “Dutch” Cota? If not, allow me to share a story with you. This event had profound implications not just for the outcome of WWII, but for you as the owner and hiring manager of a small or midsize business today. Everything went wrong with the Allies’ D-Day invasion on June 6, 1944. German troops destroyed almost all of the tanks…

7 Costly Mistakes Every Budding Entrepreneur Should Avoid

by / ⠀Career Advice Entrepreneurship / November 3, 2021
Starting a business is never easy. Luckily, you can learn from the costly mistakes of other entrepreneurs and make sure you don't repeat them.

Starting a business is no easy feat. With so many oscillating components and contingent factors, things can quickly fall apart. One costly mistake can torpedo the entire ship. Launching your venture can be an especially risky undertaking for first-time business owners. Luckily, you can learn from other entrepreneurs’ costly mistakes and make sure you don’t end up repeating them. Listed below are the most common costly mistakes business…

Entrepreneur Self-Care Is Too Critical to Ignore

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship Health & Fitness / April 30, 2021
Entrepreneur Self-Care Is Too Often Delayed or Ignored Altogether

You’re all alone in the workplace…again. It’s been a crazy week at work. Your need for “entrepreneur self-care” is nowhere on your radar. You need to organize a high-visibility conference, lead a social media initiative, all while looking at a stack of unfinished paperwork. So, how are you going to squeeze all these responsibilities into regular work hours? Self-care is all too often neglected as the go-getters in…

4 Business Tips You Didn’t Know You Learned in High School

by / ⠀Career Advice Entrepreneurship / April 18, 2019
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You thought “promposals,” undercooked cafeteria pizza, and hallway passes were things of the past. And hopefully, those unfortunate realities are indeed behind you. But to become a successful entrepreneur, it turns out you have to relive at least some of your high school experiences. Despite the challenges of being a teen, those years taught you valuable lessons that you can use as a corporate leader. From discovering and…

How to Dominate Your Goals and Achieve Freedom

by / ⠀Blog Career Advice Entrepreneur Interviews Entrepreneurship Podcast Startup Advice Travel Under30CEO / February 1, 2016
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Want to start a business? Be an entrepreneur? Achieve the freedom that everyone desires? But are you sure entrepreneurship is for you?  Are you pursuing your dreams for the right reasons? In this week’s interview, Jason Bay from Gen Y Success drops his formula for setting goals that are vision oriented AND executable. Jason Bay is the founder of GenY Success and the host of The GenY Success Show. He’s a millennial himself and…