Can entrepreneurs only control 10% of success factors?

Last year I watched Oprah interview Arianna Huffington, founder of the Huffington Post, about her new book, Thrive. At the end of the interview, Arianna said something that resonated with me; she talked about our ability to control the outcome of things. Really, it was her comments about our inability to control things that were… Continue reading Can entrepreneurs only control 10% of success factors?

Is ignorance a key ingredient for success as an entrepreneur?

A while ago, I stumbled across an article by Lisa Cash-Hanson titled, “Ignorance Is A Key Ingredient For Success Brian Smith Ugg Founder“. As I read Lisa’s post, I began to reflect on my journey and wondered if ignorance IS in fact a key ingredient for success as an entrepreneur? I’d like to share a… Continue reading Is ignorance a key ingredient for success as an entrepreneur?

What does success mean to you? Are you successful?

Yesterday I had one of those epiphany moments you hear about. Someone shared my article on Facebook and described me in a way I hadn’t previously viewed myself. It was interesting because sometimes it’s hard to know how others perceive you. Then there’s that potential gap between others’ perception of you and self-perception. In this… Continue reading What does success mean to you? Are you successful?