Small businesses lead to a healthy marketplace.
When there is competition there is innovation. When is the last time you saw an innovation in toilet paper? Well, that’s because toilet paper isn’t small business any more.
…want to do great work, especially unique work…
…believe in making an impact and being generous…
…want to earn a good living for your family…
…work together to create a better future for everyone…
…then you’re in the right place.
Here are some things you need.
Daily inspiration and perspective.
Scroll down to see my daily blog posts, or click at the link below them to go to the main blog page and scroll through the older ones. The sidebar will also help you navigate the archives, and if you want some of the posts I recommend, check out my best blogs of the month by clicking here.
Deeper ideas to break through the noise.
You deserve to be doing the work of your life. Of course, the world stands in the way. It’s filled with plenty of noise, and so is your head. The work I do is to lead you through all that muck. These require more time invested than a blog post, usually about 15 minutes per article, but the investment is certainly worth it. Click here to start your journey.
Shining examples of what to strive for.
The world is filled with people doing the kind of work you’d like to do. I’m constantly on the lookout for examples because we all need reminders, inspiration and perspective at times. This is a growing and constantly evolving list of people doing work they can be proud of. To see some phenomenal work click here.
The Latest Blog Posts
Network Effects are powerful. I’ve written about them here, here, and here. Right now, there is something historical happening in the stock market. A group of retail investors is pushing a stock up against hedge funds who had shorted the stock driving the GameStop company towards bankruptcy. If you’re not into stocks and haven’t heard … Continue reading The Network Effect of the Stock Market.
I’ve been at this site for over two years. I’ve missed a few days in there, but this week I will hit my 700th blog post. I feel like that’s quite an accomplishment, but there is still a long way to go. When I started writing this blog, I thought it would focus on a … Continue reading What is None of This is Right?
Institutions don’t like to change their standards. When cars and more generally, engines, were invented, measuring in horsepower made sense as a means of comparison. Horses were the means of heavy lifting for things like pulling loads, or plowing fields. Giving the customer a sense for how a car compared to what they knew made … Continue reading The Persistence of the Horsepower Unit.
P.S. I spend my time doing this work because a better future for society is on the line. The stakes are enormous! If people aren’t empowered to create healthy, strong small businesses that treat employees fairly, provide for families, and do what’s right for the common good, then society is doomed.
I don’t think that’s the case.
The world is filled with enormous generosity, but many are struggling and like a drowning person, they aren’t in any position to help others. If you’re here and need help, I’ll provide what I can in hopes that things will improve for you, and you can improve things for others.
Join me in making the world a better place, starting with one business at a time. If you need a little inspiration, listen to my recording below.