Monthly Archives: January 2012

“A Piece of the Rock” (A fictitious conversation based on many real ones with entrepreneur owners)

“I’ve been thinking.” “About?” “Well, Jessica, John, and Amanda have been with me from the beginning, four years.  I think they need something more, something to keep them committed.  I don’t want to have to replace them.” “I understand, do … Continue reading

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I Could Make a Million or The Secret To Success (Most of the Time)

A wagon pulled by two tired horses appeared on the main street of a small town.  Behind the driver was a tarp stretched across a hillock of boxes, ropes criss-crossed to hold a load in place.  The driver reigned the … Continue reading

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