Failure

The Untold Reasons Why Businesses Fail

Why do these reasons remain untold? Simple. Most of the time, the business owner doesn’t realize that these reasons are what caused their failure, and consultants generally don’t ask the kinds of questions that would identify them. There have been many articles written on the subject of why businesses fail, and most of them point […]

Failure Is Not An Option, Or Is It?

“Failure is not an option!” How many of us have been told that, or thought it, or even said it ourselves? The quote was made famous for an entire generation by Gene Kranz’s character in the movie Apollo 13. Yes, I just dated myself, but go see the movie anyway. It will teach you a […]

Don’t Neglect Due Diligence on Your Trademark

Due diligence is important regardless of what industry you’re in and what stage your company’s at. Due diligence is even important outside the business world. You wouldn’t buy a house without verifying that the seller really owns the house (something your broker usually does for you). You wouldn’t book a vacation with a travel agency […]