Tag: entrepreneur

Never Give Up & Always Believe

Over this weekend I sat on a bus for 8 hours to go to Detroit Michigan from Davenport Iowa. Let me tell you all you see in the Midwest is farms…..everywhere, so the trip itself was boring. We had two Lacrosse games up there and wanted to come back with two wins but luck just …

New Year, New Ways

2017 just came super-fast and most people made New Year’s resolutions and gave themselves a list of twenty new goals. These goals and resolutions have your hopes that 2017 will be your best year yet, you are determined to make it the best year. The problem is most people do not even know where to …

No Place Like Home For The Holidays

For the past four years of my life I’ve had many ups and many downs. But my family has always helped me through it. The last four years of my life has consisted of two colleges and three different college sports. But this time of year is my favorite, first semester of the year wraps …

How do you USE Social Media?

Social media is a blessing and can be very dangerous depending on how you use it. Social media is great for businesses they can promote products, services, and tell people how successful they are. The danger of social media is what so many college students aren’t aware of. The minute they post a wrong thing …

What’s Your Why?

“People don’t buy what you do; they buy why you do it. And what you do simply proves what you believe” -Simon Sinek What drives you? What is the reason you get up in the morning and work hard every day? Is it for your family, is it to make your rent payment, or is …

Opportunities – AKA The Road Less Traveled

  “If someone offers you an amazing opportunity and you’re not sure you can do it, say yes – then learn how do it later.”   ~Richard Branson “Look, If you had, one shot, or one opportunity to seize everything you ever wanted. In one moment would you capture it, or just let it slip?” Everyone …

Why To Get In Touch With The Chamber of Commerce

  “The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing” – Henry Ford The Chamber of Commerce is a board of some of the most influential people in the business world, within every community.  While doing work for a sales project, I once met with two major executives within the Davenport Chamber …

Networking For Newbies

“We are the sum total of the five people we hang around with the most” – Daniel Ally   Networking has landed me every single job I have had since I was sixteen. When I was a freshman in college, I worked as a Management Intern at a million-dollar bar in Downtown Chicago’s Union Station.  …

7 TIPS FOR YOUR NEXT SALE

  To me, job titles don’t matter. Everyone is in sales. It’s the only way we stay in business. – Harvey Mackay   Every day of our lives, we’re selling something to someone. It can be anything from ideas on where to eat, what to do, or even in a customer meeting. There are 7 tips …