Am I nuts if I don’t want a tablet?

I have a confession to make. The Surface is here, the iPad is everywhere, Jeff Bezos is promoting Kindle Fires again and tablets of all kinds are guaranteed to fly off the shelves on Black Friday and beyond. But I still don’t want one. Am I nuts? I’ve heard the arguments for a couple years… Read More


7 Tips: Convert readers of your blog into paying customers

Blogs are great at making your Web site visible and findable on search engines. Most entrepreneurs can do the work themselves or hire talent to make that happen. What’s a little more difficult to pull off is actually converting those visitors and readers to customers. I understand, because when I started off in this business… Read More

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7 proven steps for turning your vision into a startup

If you’re like me, you probably see opportunities for new products and businesses all the time. Over the past 10 years I’ve created many businesses, and in that time I’ve learned what you need to do and don’t do to take those ideas and visions and turn them into a successful startup. In fact, I’ve… Read More