Focus on what is important, everything will improve

Tweet As I start every new year, just like everyone else I come up with a few resolutions I’d like to really work on and hopefully have some progress on. I feel like it’s really important to set small goals/quick wins and build upon them, to hopefully reach and achieve ...

Get your REAL MBA through experience, not a classroom 4

I saw a tweet posted by Mark Suster talking about getting your REAL MBA by working for yourself and it reminded me of where I learned so much, outside of school. I made this decision early on by going to a small tech school that no one knew about and ...

Breaking up is hard to do, keeping morale up is harder 1

Tweet The other day I wrote about how it is really important to let go of people that aren’t executing. But, I thought it was important to talk a little bit more about that process. It’s really important for this to be handled delicately for many reasons, including, but most ...

No Excuses: Get rid of people that don’t execute. 22

Tweet After this post, some people are going to think I’m a jerk, and that’s fine. After all, not everyone is going to love you and you’re doing something wrong if you don’t offend a few people. But, for those that know me, know that I am not and that ...

Great entrepreneurs learn to fight adversity and persevere

Tweet I have to admit, this last week has been one of the toughest for me both personally and professionally. Lots has happened that has left me either sad, frustrated, and/or throwing my hands up in disbelief. Whatever the case, I found myself last night with a lack of energy ...