Thoughts of a C.E.O

Thoughts of a C.E.O. I've been an entrepreneur all my life, with extreme highs and extreme lows. This blog deals with aspects of that journey; mistakes I've made, things I got right, and what I've learned along the way.

  • Getting to YES!

    Many entrepreneurs often wonder 'Why did that guy reach heights I have not yet attained?" On the one hand, as I had previously written, many young entrepreneurs strategize themselves out of business.Research and planning are essential for sure, but you have to also get stuff done! And that applies […]

  • The Relaxation of a Cigar

    While I don't advocate young to smoke, it would be a lie to say I don't enjoy a good cigar.Like many young men, I tried my first cigar in college. But in truth, I smoked more weed than I did cigars. Then nothing for twenty years.I was when I began to play poker seriously that I began smoking cigars […]

  • Why you need an SSL certificate on your website

    SSL certificate benefits tell visitors it is safe to come inside. Would you post a sign outside your business that said “Unsafe building, enter at your own risk”? Of course not. But security is not the only benefit of an SSL certificate.SSL CERTIFICATE BENEFITS Avoids a WARNING […]

  • New Business Setup

    Setting a new business, or reorganizing an existing one? Did you complete step one?Business Set-Up is stage one in an effort to launch or reorganize a business. As a service-based company, we have explored, tested, configured, and redefined the many tools needed to cost-effectively and […]

  • The Sales Dilemma

    I had once noted that many startups strategize themselves right out of business because they don’t get stuff done! Sales may be one of the more daunting efforts you have to succeed at.Many businesses fail. In fact, an estimated 80% of new businesses will fail within the first 18 […]