Good Enough is Sometimes Great

Good Enough is Sometimes Great

The Challenge As an entrepreneur or professional, you’ve probably encountered the roller-coaster of precisely planning a project, only to see components of your carefully laid vision crumble before your eyes.  Or maybe, you were counting on a business expansion or expenditure that didn’t quite come together. The event that didn’t play out as planned…the prospect who never became […]

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Ask Yourself: Who’s Driving the Car?

Ask Yourself: Who’s Driving the Car?

“You are living your life and walking your path.  My image or anyone else’s of you, past or present, is not relevant to your path.  You are the one in control of your life, and you can’t allow perceptions and experiences of the past to control your destiny.  If you are constantly looking backwards, you […]

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Advice that Confuses the @#$! Out of Entrepreneurs

Advice that Confuses the @#$! Out of Entrepreneurs

Most entrepreneurs will seek out information and guidance on some level throughout their careers, and that’s a good thing.  Smart people ask for help.  By now, you’ve probably noticed there’s no shortage of advice flying around at any given moment.  From the internet, from colleagues, from family members – some solicited, and some definitely not.   […]

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Define Your Own Success!

Define Your Own Success!

You’ve seen them: stories of start-ups that were an overnight sensation.  Articles and blogs are filled with “unicorns” and other seemingly mystifying companies that opened their doors, and went from 0 to 60 is three seconds flat.  As entrepreneurs, we are bombarded with images and advice about attaining the highest levels of accomplishment, and the “right” […]

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Eating Healthy on the Go!

Eating Healthy on the Go!

When we struck out on our own as entrepreneurs, our eyes full of stardust and the hopes of fulfilling our dreams of success, we were ready for our share of challenges.    Business Plan?  Done.   Start-up Capital?  Check.  Changing Economy?  Got it covered… One thing that many of us were not prepared for was the possibly […]

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7 Signs You’ve Reached Success Junction

7 Signs You’ve Reached Success Junction

My mother used to call it “Possibility Junction”.  It’s the theoretical and sometimes rhetorical point at which one is at a crossroads-decision.  In business we find ourselves constantly making decisions which we hope will lead down a path to success.  But what is success?  How will we recognize it?  I believe that there are some […]

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Is Movement the Same as Progress?

Is Movement the Same as Progress?

Is Movement the same as Progress?  A rocking chair is in motion, but it goes nowhere! The PBCi Team opened a recent discussion with the question: What is progress? The response was overwhelming!  Naturally, this question led to many more questions related to the topic of progress, including: as entrepreneurs, how are we measuring progress?  Is the […]

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Best Conference Quotes of 2015

Best Conference Quotes of 2015

2016 is officially in full swing!  The PBCi Team has resolved, just as every entrepreneur I know, that this will be the year to MAKE THINGS HAPPEN.  We owe part of our 2016 resolve to some of the great experiences, wise words, and guidance we received at great events we attended in 2015. In the spirit of sharing some of […]

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Promote Confidence and Opportunity in Your Workplace

Promote Confidence and Opportunity in Your Workplace

Professionals make the leap to become entrepreneurs for a host of reasons, and dissatisfaction with former work environments probably ranks high on the list.  In your pre-entrepreneurial life, you may have often said to yourself, If I were in charge, I’d do things differently.  Well, now you are in charge. This is your business, and your employees.  How can you give your […]

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