5 Questions to Ask Before Looking for Venture Capital

In my role as a mentor, I am often asked about how to get venture capital...


Customer Service is the Oil in our Machine

Just yesterday my team forwarded me a very nice compliment from one of our...


Tipping the Scales on Work/Life Balance

An article in Forbes Magazine caught my eye with this statistic, “94% of...


The Value of Mentorship in the Season of Giving

I have a lot of energy that I draw in many different ways. But, one way that...


Examining the Importance of Context for Every Story

You’ve heard it said, “A picture is worth a thousand words.” While there...


Examining if Big Data is Worth all of the Hype

I’ve never liked the term “big data.” It feels like a contrived term, born...


Exploring the ROI on Lessons from Failure vs. Success

Where I am from, we have a saying about the value of failing. Although it...


Building the Next Generation of Business Intelligence

The other day, I was thinking about BI and its adoption rate by the business....


How to Build a Culture of Business Analytics

I can tell how mature an organization is by its use of analytics to run the...


CEO Take on Change and the Entrepreneurial Spirit

We may never answer the question of whether one is born an entrepreneur or one...