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June 6, 2018

4 Lies We Tell Entrepreneurs About How To Succeed

A vast industry has grown up in this country to dispense advice to entrepreneurs. Some of that advice is helpful, but much of it is harmful—almost as if designed to make entrepreneurs self-destruct. Consider these four commonly heard recipes for…

May 8, 2018

Peak Performers Podcast | The Key to Leadership and Execution for Entrepreneurs

Bestselling author Derek Lidow has long demonstrated the rare ability to operate successfully in corporate, entrepreneurial, and academic environments. He is an experienced and successful global CEO, a researcher, an innovator, and a startup coach. Derek’s contributions include a number of value chain applications that have forever improved companies as diverse as Sony, Samsung, Philips, Goldman Sachs and IBM. His accomplishments include founding iSuppli, a leading market research firm, which Derek sold in 2010 for $100 million to global information leader IHS.

May 2, 2018

Acquiring the Entrepreneurial Skills You Need

Entrepreneurs can come into their livelihood already possessing some vital skills, but no one shows up being the total package. Skills are learned over years of embracing self-improvement and education. No one method for gaining skills is used and being good at absolutely everything is futile. But as an entrepreneur, all the needed skills like leadership, relationship building, etc., are all important. So how do we gain these much-needed skills as entrepreneurs?