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Inspiration

Ask Questions as You Deal with the #Coronavirus Effect

As the business owner or CEO, what do you do when it all hits the fan, and you have to make hard decisions in the wake of the corona effect? Do you close up? Layoff everyone? Layoff some, half, most? Who? In 2009, the financial sector had vaporized, and … Keep reading >>>

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Inspiration Startups

New CMO: You Grow What You Focus On

Back around 2007-2008, just before the great recession started, I was running CWNP, and we were loving life. We had found our focus – WiFi Certification & Training – and we had grown to over $1M in revenue. It was about that same time that we realized we had … Keep reading >>>

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Atlanta

Change SOMETHING!

Twenty seven years ago, a group of Theta Chi fraternity brothers from my Alma Mater, Presbyterian College, decided to go golfing for a weekend in Waynesville, NC. There were six of them, all in their twenties. That tradition continues today. Last weekend, we celebrated the 27th event. That’s a long … Keep reading >>>

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Inspiration

Fight for What You Believe is Right

Last month, a very close friend of mine lost their job. I had been instrumental in getting this person the job, so I was the first to be notified. While it was disappointing that the person lost the position, it was even more disappointing that they were not told why … Keep reading >>>

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Atlanta Startups

Grit: An In Depth Conversation with Michael Coles about “Disruption”

This interview with Michael Coles was originally published on The Combine’s Blog.

If you live in or near Atlanta you’ve most likely heard the name Michael Coles. In our quest to change the way large enterprises go about innovating and disrupting themselves and their industries, we reached out … Keep reading >>>