Remember the famous comedy routine performed by Abbott and Costello called Who’s on first? Abbott is identifying the players on a baseball team for Costello; however, the players’ names typically serve as the basis for asking and replying to questions. Who is the first baseman. What is on second. I don’t know is on third. And the
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Let’s settle a long-time debate … What’s more important when building and scaling a business … idea or execution?! Team Idea would be shouting from the rooftop … without an idea we have nothing to execute upon.
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When watching the Olympics, we love seeing high-achievers … elite performers … and individuals who are at the top of their game … doing what they do best. And many of us admire them for their work ethic and skill. Maybe their physiques too ;) In large part, these athletes have achieved greatness due to their
Ever feel like you’re in a rhythm with your business … you’ve got all your ducks in a row … and then out of nowhere, your ducks start keeling over?! Even when we’re clear on our vision … have a strong brand, great culture, and solid operational disciplines … Building and scaling a business
One of my highest values is individual freedom. The freedom to do what I want … when I want … where I want … and with whom I want. And if you’re like most entrepreneurs, business owners, and mission-driven leaders, freedom is high up there on your priority list too. Yet, sadly MANY entrepreneurs