Business Success in Rural America

Sabrina-Starling keynote speaker author GoLeewardOne size does not fit all businesses.  Different markets lend to different growth strategies.  Rural businesses differ in customer purchasing styles, employee issues and growth challenges as compared with “the big city”.  Industry conferences generally offer a plethora of strategies and tactics to trigger growth, but many of these strategies don’t apply to Continue reading “Business Success in Rural America”

3 Must Read books for Inspired Entrepreneurs

Book_TPEBusinessweek calls The Toilet Paper Entrepreneur “An instant cult classic’.  This useful book is chock full of how to, and where to find advice. Tips for the ready-to-take-the-plunge entrepreneur, spell out how to take that first, second.,,and third step.  “Never started a company before? Struggling with little or no cash? Have no experience, no baseline to judge your progress against? Thank God! You’ve got a shot at making this work.” says Continue reading “3 Must Read books for Inspired Entrepreneurs”

EO Western New York Hosts Two Top Business Authors

Mike Michalowicz Carl Gould GoLeewardEO Western New York Chapter offers its members learning from exceptional speakers.  The Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) is a Global business network of 11,000+ leading entrepreneurs in 157 chapters and 48 countries.  EO enables business owners to learn from each other, leading to greater business success and an enriched personal life.

The Entrepreneur Organization chapters educate, transform, inspire and offer invaluable resources in the form of global events, leadership-development programs and executive education opportunities, among other offerings Continue reading “EO Western New York Hosts Two Top Business Authors”

Good Speakers aren’t Free. Free Speakers aren’t Good.

Bored-audienceWhat?! We had a fantastic speaker last year and he didn’t charge us anything! Perhaps the CEO of Impressive Corporation didn’t ask the event for a cash outlay, but you can bet he was compensated. Part of most CEOs jobs is being the face of the company – and the company compensates him to do that. Public appearances are just a part of the job, for which he is Continue reading “Good Speakers aren’t Free. Free Speakers aren’t Good.”