It’s alarming how difficult it is to find unique ways to contribute to resources for women veterans online, even on Veteran’s Day (or technically, the day we observe the day when it falls on a weekend). (And yes, women veterans are a thing.) That’s not to say these resources don’t exist, thankfully. Just that they’re a [...]
Couples who jointly own businesses comprise about 14% of small businesses. Here is the story of one way to build a business while focusing on family, while struggling through on-going change and growth, as all entrepreneurs do. Elizabeth and Page Moon founded Focus Data Solutions (FDS) as an answer to their interests and needs. “The opportunity to [...]
In the small business seminars I have done this year, many company and non-profit founders, as well as executives, have been quite surprised at the importance of their organization’s culture to its future. Some had no idea that hiring, compensation or general business practices had anything much to do with an organization’s culture. Others knew [...]
Veteran’s Day is barely a holiday in the US, except as a retail sales gimmick. But why should we expect this to be different? Fewer than 2% of us have ever served in the military. And since we moved away from the draft to an all-volunteer service, those who do serve come from a smaller [...]
I generally do not read business books. Most are pablum. At best, a concept which might have made a decent article is padded out to a pretend book. The Progress Principle: Using Small Wins to Ignite Joy, Engagement, and Creativity at Work is an exception worth your time. This interesting book focuses on inner work [...]
You can create the future, if you want to, especially as women entrepreneurs.