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Archive for the ‘Entrepreneurship’ Category

I Dare You!

December 12, 2007

Human beings have this amazing power to keep going, despite disaster and overwhelming odds. This point is poignantly illustrated in the life of Elena Zelayeta. Elena was a marvelous cook and superb hostess, and would entertain her guests with stories about where a particular dish originated. There were many courses in Elena’s dinners, and each […]

Top 10 Ways To Becoming A Billionaire

September 3, 2007

So you think you have the “Billionaire Mindset?” In The Natural History of the Rich, author Richard Coniff says, “Almost all successful alpha personalities display a single-minded determination to impose their vision on the world, an irrational belief in unreasonable goals, bordering at times on lunacy.” Here are Donald Trump’s Top 10 Ways To Think […]

Think Like A Billionaire

August 23, 2007

Thinking like an entrepreneur can be exhilirating! There’s nothing more satisfying than being your own boss. Yet, so many people find themselves stymied at getting started. In Donald Trump’s book “Think Like A Billionaire” he takes you beyond the entrepreneurial mindset into that of The Billionaire. It’s a rare mindset, indeed. In a world of […]

Think Like An Entrepreneur

August 21, 2007

by Michael E. Gordon, PhD I know from personal experience that entrepreneurship is a tool that can create great wealth and personal enrichment in your life. Six of my 11 start-ups were a success, and I eventually sold the best one to a public British company for a handsome profit. The five non-successes (the word […]