The STORY of an AH-HA moment that I had during my Entrepreneurial journey, and the steps I took to turn this moment into success.
Prior to starting InfoStreet, I was working at NeXT computer. This is the company Steve Jobs founded when he left Apple. NeXT developed NeXTstep which was chock full of incredible technological advances. In fact, many of the technologies you are used to using on your Mac, iPhones, or iPads have their root in…Continue
While many find this difficult, I think of it as one of the easiest parts of management, that is if you are genuine: Always Lead by Example, Always Do the Right Thing, Always Treat People Right, and Manage Processes, not People.
*Lead by Example
Do all the things that you expect your team to do. If the team is staying late to deliver a deadline, the CEO stays with them. Even if I don’t have direct involvement, I make sure they are well fed J, have support, and know I am there…Continue
No one person is a winner. It always takes a team.
The most successful thing I have been able to do is attract people smarter than me to work with me as a team and of course; if you are surrounded by smart people, listen to them.
The most important thing I have done is to create an environment for that team to thrive and feel empowered.
Our team is passionate, knowledgeable, successful, and loyal. The majority of the…Continue
Technology is a wonderful thing. It changes the way we live, work, and even think. Interestingly enough, it seems like regardless of what focus new technologies have, they all follow a similar path before they become accepted. New innovations all start in “geekdom”, where the average layperson has trouble understanding the vision, the concept, or its purpose. Many useful technologies have been tossed out with a shrug and a “What would I used that for?” response. After traveling through…Continue