Business Bondage

Over a year ago, a friend recommended “Business by the Book” by Larry Burkett as a good introduction into business management and leadership. Recently, I was able to begin digging in and discovered that the book is indeed filled with timeless gems relevant to today’s culture even though it was…

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Fragile Success

The Most Valuable Version of You Who’s the poster child for your idea of success? Is it Steve Jobs, Nelson Mandela, Michael Phelps, Oprah Winfrey, or how about Billy Graham? Chances are that you have a mental picture of who you are wanting to become. We all think about succeeding…

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Integrity – First Among Equals

Real quick… Integrity may not sound like the most lucrative value your business holds, but it is. We don’t typically think of integrity in this way. Many times we can approach integrity with a sense of duty, subconsciously resenting that it slows down our profitability. This is short-term thinking at…

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Business vs. Faith

Tiptoe…tiptoe…shhh! We don’t want anyone to know we are talking about this. This is a business blog on a business social media platform, and targeted at business people –what place does faith have here? Even if we can make it past the politically correct bullies, these two topics are inherently…

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Borrowing Success – Part 2

Last post we introduced the concept of “borrowing success” and the idea of building your business with the help other people’s accomplishments. This is exactly the exercise we have gone through here at PowerSlice Software and it has been incredibly helpful in getting established. Identifying examples of success has allowed…

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Borrowing Success

Starting a business doesn’t always begin with visioning documents and strategic plans. For many, running an organization doesn’t even include conversations about company culture or values. Maybe this describes your style… You have created your business as the result of enjoying the skills you possess, delivering results, impacting the lives…

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Integrity: Maintenance Required

The word “integrity” generates inspiration. Maybe it was the legendary story of “George Washington and the Cherry Tree” or Jimmy Stewart’s “It’s a Wonderful Life”, but somewhere this word resonated with your soul. This explains why it’s a frequent flyer on core value charts for both people and businesses. Whether…

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