Odds of Success Calculator for Startups

Odds of Success Calculator for Startups

Entrepreneurs know that they face long odds whenever they create a startup company. If you love numbers, you’ll enjoy this new Odds of Success Calculator that will calculate the exact odds of your startup succeeding. The Odds of Success Calculator … More »

Inspiration for Entrepreneurs - Mark Cuban

Inspiration for Entrepreneurs – Mark Cuban

When you think of Mark Cuban, you probably think of him as the hands-on owner of the Dallas Mavericks. When Cuban is on the sidelines of an NBA game, he’s either really into the game or really annoying — depending … More »

Gift ideas for the startup entrepreneur

Gift ideas for the startup entrepreneur

It’s hard to be livin’ the life of a startup. Take pity on your entrepreneurial friend or loved one and give them a holiday gift this year that really makes him or her remember there’s more to life than a … More »

Why you shouldn't start your own business

Why you shouldn’t start your own business

Yesterday, I told you the (sad) story of my friend who believes he can simply start a business and see the cash roll in. Today, I wanted to share with you what I think it takes to be an entrepreneur. … More »

The Entrepreneur Mindset

The Entrepreneur Mindset

The Entrepreneur Mindset By:  Kelle Sparta   Anytime I go out into the world, there’s one thing I notice consistently.  It’s the difference between the way that I look at the world and the way the average person on the … More »

Are entrepreneurs risk takers?

Are entrepreneurs risk takers?

Keith McFarland’s new Time magazine article claims that entrepreneurs aren’t really fearless. And I must disagree. He says that many people starting up companies think in terms as a brilliant experiment – that if it doesn’t work out they can go … More »

Twins can teach us a lot about running a business

Twins can teach us a lot about running a business

Yesterday, I was watching my twin toddler girls play together. The one thing I kept noticing is that, like all individuals, one is better at a particular skill than the other. For example, Lyra is a whiz a popping off … More »

Careful of scams to get media coverage

Careful of scams to get media coverage

A client, Ann, emailed me the other day about a very upsetting phone call. Apparently a TV company thought she would be an ideal guest on a show that is on ABC Family and PAX. But first, they need to … More »