Yearly Archives: 2010

It’s Just A Game – No! It’s A Lot More Than That.

I was recently watching a college football game, Boise State v Nevada, and the kicker missed not one but two field goals. To say that the field goals were chip shots is an understatment.  He could have won the game and

Posted in BCS, Boise State Football, Brotzman, Cleveland, Competition, Football, Kyle Brotzman, LeBron James, Miami Heat, NBA, Passion

What To Blog When You Have Nothing To Blog.

They say every good writer has days when he runs out of material or inspiration.  By no means am I classifying myself as a good or even a decent writer.  However, I have run out of ideas for this blog.  I

Posted in Advice, Blog, Business, Education, Employees, Learning, Sales, SMB, Teaching

Baseball – No Longer The National Pastime.

First, Congratulations to the San Francisco Giants for winning the 2010 World Series.  Second, I love baseball, I love the Boston Red Sox, and I loved collecting baseball cards as a kid.  Third, baseball is dead. This morning as I

Posted in Advice, Blog, Business, Football, Market Share, MLB, Randy Moss

Economic Forecast

*Disclaimer – This blog post is solely my own opinion and does not reflect the views of my employer. Now that I got that out-of-the-way let’s get down to the nitty-gritty.  I recently attended an economic forecast meeting and I thought I would briefly

Posted in Business, Economy, Investing, Recession, Small Business, SMB

Love To Win!

In my short-lived and modest blogging career, the most popular post I’ve written was “Hate To Lose”.  There I explained that many successful people share a similar trait – they HATE to Lose!  If you haven’t read it before I basically explain that truly succesful win

Posted in Advice, Blog, Business, Economy, Employees, Hate to Lose, Learning, Motivation, New England Patriots, NFL, Passion, Sales, Small Business, SMB, Snickers, Success, Tips, Tom Brady, Winning Attitude

Business Plan Overview.

Over the years I’ve read many a business plan. Some really good ones and one that looked as if the person “borrowed” someone else’s and typed in their business name where applicable.  We all know that if you’re a start-up business that its important to

Posted in Bank, Business Plan, Economy, Entrepreneur, Financials, Marketing, Risk, Small Business, SMB, Tips

Boise State Football – Follow Their Game Plan Of Success!

It’s the day after the victory against Virginia Tech and all across Boise I’ve seen many a sluggish face.  These folks were undoubtedly rooting and cheering all night long as BSU defeated VT.  Granted, it was only the first game of a long

Posted in Advice, BCS, Boise, Boise State Football, Business, Checklists, Chris Petersen, Coaching, Employees, Football, Game Plan, Innovative, Learning, Mentor, Motivation, Respect, Small Business, SMB, Teaching, To Do List, Training, Uncategorized, Winning Attitude

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