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What Do Business Plan Financials Look Like
by Tim Berry Tue, May 23, 2017 5:45:00 PM
People often ask: What do business plan financials look like? You can get away with a sales forecast, spending budget, and cash flow plan. That’s enough for
Tue, May 23, 2017 5:45:00 PM
Are There Statistics on Inaccurate Forecasts?
by Tim Berry Mon, May 15, 2017 8:34:00 PM
How often do forecasts fail? How many business forecasts are accurate? Are there statistics on inaccurate forecasts? It’s a good question. It relates nicely to my
Mon, May 15, 2017 8:34:00 PM
Forget Business Networking. It’s a Hoax
by Tim Berry Wed, May 10, 2017 2:16:00 PM
Forget business networking. “Networking” as a business activity is a hoax. Business relationships that you build as business assets are meaningless. As soon as you use
Wed, May 10, 2017 2:16:00 PM
Convertible notes versus equity debate – my simple take
by Kenneth Obel Tue, May 09, 2017 7:52:00 PM
Fred Wilson (always worth reading) has once again posted some views in the (perhaps a bit tired) debate about whether entrepreneurs should raise seed financing using convertible notes
Tue, May 09, 2017 7:52:00 PM
No. This is not about getting your spouse to clean out the garage — finally! If we
Wed, May 03, 2017 12:00:00 PM
In business, there are several influencers of your strategic thinking/planning time that have a direct impact on
Fri, Apr 28, 2017 9:50:00 PM
Since its inception, business coaching continues to grow in popularity, sophistication of techniques, and outcomes obtained. Any
Wed, Apr 26, 2017 10:05:00 AM
A Two-Day Startup Fest at Rice Business Plan Competition
by Tim Berry Mon, Apr 24, 2017 8:45:00 PM
A portable device to quickly diagnose strokes. An additive that doubles the strength of fiberglass and carbon fibre materials. A new way to use magnesium to
Mon, Apr 24, 2017 8:45:00 PM
Does work-life balance truly exist — or is it a mark most small business owners aim for
Mon, Apr 24, 2017 10:48:00 AM
I love a good secret — especially when it's camouflaged in strategies, goals, and planning. And, when
Fri, Apr 21, 2017 10:03:00 AM