What happens if I refuse?

Yesterday, we talked about backups. Did you do anything about it? If you didn’t, think about this: What would happen to your business if the hard drive containing your customer list, orders, accounting and communications with customers and vendors failed? What would it cost if you lost that data? I asked startup CEO Doug Odegaard […]

Who needs a mentor? Not me!

Note: I am blogging on behalf of Visa Business and received compensation for my time from Visa for sharing my views in this post, but the views expressed here are solely mine, not Visa’s. See full disclosure at the bottom of this post. photo credit: Official U.S. Navy Imagery Thanks to the kindness of a […]

Driving Miss Daisy… at 6000 mph

photo credit: Flowery *L*u*z*a* You might be aware that the Google Fiber for Communities applications are due Friday. And yeah, I’m a little annoyed about it. See, I watched the “big city” media interview local internet providers in Bozeman and Missoula and managed to avoid throwing shoes at my monitor as I listened to their […]

Fishing for ideas using IdeaCast

photo credit: photos.juliechen Today’s guest post is more than one read, instead it’s a series of over 100 podcasts from Harvard Business Review’s bi-weekly production called IdeaCast. Click here to subscribe to HBR’s IdeaCast (Note: This link will take you to iTunes, which hosts the free podcast) Each episode is about 20 minutes and they […]