Entrepreneurship Archive

Want to Find Greater Success and Independence? Generalize, Don’t Specialize. (Episode 52)

One of our value-add episodes to help our listeners find greater success in your professional lives so you can move closer to greater independence. Today we talk about expert generalism. All our lives we’ve been told that the key to success is focusing on one skill and becoming as proficient as possible. But is that still true? In today’s diverse economy, specialization can actually be …

The Value of Creativity (Episode 46)

How to be More Creative When we think of creativity, we often think in terms of art – a painting or sculpture, for instance. But creativity is a valuable trait that goes beyond just artistic expression. Professionals need to find creative solutions to increase productivity or reduce costs. Entrepreneurs use creativity to find solutions to problems customers are experiencing. Marketers need to think of ways …

Building Success and Independence Through Networking (Episode 43)

We haven’t done one of our value-add episodes in a while, so we thought it was about gosh darn time. For this one, we discuss the value of networking – an often underrated practice among professionals that can unlock countless opportunities to those who can do it well. Very few people achieve success and independence alone. It requires having a variety of mutually beneficial relationships …

Alternatives to College (Episode 21)

In our last episode, we talked about the problems with college. Today we’re going to light a candle rather than curse your darkness. In this episode, we discuss some alternatives that people can consider rather than attend a 4-year university, acquire a 6-figure debt, and receive a diluted piece of paper that doesn’t guarantee an income that will provide the life they had in mind. …