Why I Chose Starting a Business Over Grad School: Part 3

This part three of a three part series where I discuss the reasoning why I chose to start a business rather than pursue graduate school. Read part one here and part two here. I had sixteen years of qu...


Why I Chose Starting a Business Over Grad School: Part 2

This is part two of a three part series where I discuss the reasoning why I chose to start a business rather than pursue graduate school. You can read part one here. In 2008 a colleague recommended a ...


24 Barriers to Starting a Business for Young People

We have been doing a lot of research and asking a lot of questions about what stops young people from taking the leap and starting their own business. We asked our audience about college debt and we s...


9 Ways How NOT To Start A Business

A journey that begins with a wrong step seldom ends at the right destination. Becoming your own boss has sort of gained a global appeal. These days many people start up their own businesses for virtua...


Business Lessons From The Avengers – Part 2

In my book, “The 36-Hour Course in Organizational Development,” I discuss the twelve key elements of building a successful business. These elements are, in many ways, as timeless as John Steed an...


How an Economics Major is Leading Innovation in the Music Industry

Photo: Kristen Bartlett/The University of Florida Are your parents pushing you to be a Doctor, Lawyer, Economist or some other bull that you could care less about? There is hope for you This was the f...