What would it be like to build a startup from nothing?

  What would it be like to build a startup from nothing? Last night was the first book club featuring Mid Life Celebration: rethink • reprioritize • recommit. Hosted by Monica Flanagin Decker in her Valparaiso, Indiana home. As Monica posted a Facebook update, her friend in South Carolina asked what all the buzz was […]

Reminds me of Steve Jobs’ garage, and Walt Disney’s uncle’s garage

  Something special is happening in Indiana. Reminds me of Steve Jobs’ garage, and Walt Disney’s uncle’s garage and their used camera in 1923. Seriously. All those inspirational sayings that turn us on? All those stories about the crazy ones, the misfits, the ones who challenged things… You know the ones. Ever since eighth grade […]

How Much Faith Is Required To Become A Successful Small Business Startup?

At the end of the day, a business needs to be profitable. Duh, right. A blinding flash of the obvious. There is the obvious need for capital investment and payroll. And what makes America great is our ability to overcome adversity against all odds. These are extraordinary economic times. Dear IRS, please have faith in […]