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REAL WORLD Business Success

Recently, I was interviewed for a well-known on-line business magazine and the result was a great conversation/interview about the coaching industry and how someone who might be looking for a coach can make a better decision about who they hire. Here is the complete transcript of that interview and I really hope that you find…

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My best advice to someone about life.

RESPECT life. Most people I know do not respect life. They don’t really spend much, if any, time understanding how permanent death is. Like it or not, our time is limited, gone in the blink of an eye. But until we’re faced with the potential of not having life, then and only then do we…

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How to validate a business startup idea?

I’ve personally been a part of 14 start-ups and over 400 business turnarounds. I’ve been the Business Coach of hundreds of entrepreneurs who needed help in bringing their idea to fruition. They were of all sizes and shapes. Some had funding, most didn’t, and believe me you learn a lot after these experiences, and you…

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Restarting a Coaching and Training Business in 60 Days?

I was recently asked by a “coach” who, to be nice, had relaxed on working his business. His questions to me was how he could restart his coaching and training business in 60 days or less. After pulling what hair I have left out, I suggested to him that the fact is that in today’s…

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Coach Dan Creed: A Game Changer

Article based on an Interview with Jessica Leila Adnani, CEO of Personalized Solutions (www.personalizedsolu.com) by Jessica Leila Adnani Original Article Here When I first met Master Business Coach, Danny Creed who I fondly refer to as “Coach Dan” – I could tell he was legitimate. We were both attending a mastermind event that a book…

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How do you create financials for a start up at the idea stage?

I’ve been a part of a lot of start-up businesses and worked with a bunch of inventors and entrepreneurs. I firmly believe in the creation of a business plan for the entrepreneurial idea. Yes, that’s right, a business plan for the idea. And, yes, it’s a lot of work, but it’s the best way I…

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What are the habits of highly successful people?

I’m all about basics, the fundamental, disciplines that are at the core of every successful person. All the touchy, feely steps won’t do you a bit of good until you master the basics. Learn to walk before you run! Personal Compromise: This is the key to all success. The answer to this question is the…

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What should all first-time entrepreneurs know before starting their very first business?

A good idea, alone, receives no rewards, and don’t expect any just because you believe you have a good idea for a product or service. I’ve been involved with 14 start-up businesses and have worked with over 400 business turn around projects and there are some lessons learned to share with first time entrepreneurs. And,…

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What makes a good day or a bad day for a CEO?

I will answer your question with some questions. I’m not a shrink, but I am and have been a CEO many times and over the years I’ve learned that the definition of a good and bad day was solely based upon the clarity of my goals and what i had done that day to move…

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What are the best ways to validate a business startup idea?

I’ve personally been a part of 14 start-ups and over 400 business turnarounds. I’ve been the Business Coach of hundreds of entrepreneurs who needed help in bringing their idea to fruition. They were of all sizes and shapes. Some had funding, most didn’t, and believe me you learn a lot after these experiences, and you…

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