Obstacles of Life

“Two roads diverged in a wood, and I -- I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.” Robert Frost gifted us with these wonderful words which we use in reference to life, careers, business and many other challenges. As an idea guide, I follow this same thinking by attempting …

Setting Up Shop

I have always been fascinated by the phrase “Setting up shop”.  There have been so many people who I have talked with that use this phrase when launching their business, even those starting non-retail businesses. The excitement of offering their unique services or product mix is just like opening a store for the very first …

It’s Showtime!

How do you present yourself, your offering and the delivery? I have met many consultants or service individuals in the past years. They have presented themselves, usually, professionally, offered a good product and delivered in the expected method. Just like everyone else. I phrase it in this manner because of the absence of a memorable …