Forget what you've seen in the movies, former Green Beret Sergeant Major (Retired) Karl Erickson explains the tactics that work on the battlefield and in the office. Dan Bova Published 7:19 pm CDT, Wednesday, August 14, 2019 Photo: Leatherman Media Photo: Leatherman Media Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Photo: Leatherman Media Use This Secret Military Trick to Tell if Someone Is Lying 1 / 1 Back to Gallery Former Green Beret Sergeant Major (Retired) Karl Erickson has faced all kinds of liars: combative locals who don’t want to tell you where the bad guys are hiding, friendly forces who exaggerate their capabilities to help, guys on your squad who don’t … [Read more...] about Use This Secret Military Trick to Tell if Someone Is Lying
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Entrepreneur Events Published 8:45 am CDT, Tuesday, June 25, 2019 Photo: Shutterstock Photo: Shutterstock Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Photo: Shutterstock Free Webinar: Secrets to Running a Successful Family Business 1 / 1 Back to Gallery If you thought managing all of your family members’ personalities was difficult at home, try doing the same when revenue is on the line. Relationships are complicated enough. Throw in family dynamics and it’s not a surprise that many people avoid going into business with family members and friends. The good news is we have success stories to share with you from people who have successfully navigated the family business … [Read more...] about Free Webinar: Secrets to Running a Successful Family Business
When you’re not naturally an entrepreneur, and you've got a great business idea, you can wonder whether you’re somebody that can go into business for yourself. Sometimes when things seem different or new to you, it can be really overwhelming, and you stop yourself from doing anything. Maybe you tell yourself that you’re not experienced and that you’d never be able to make a small business work out? Maybe you look at what others are doing and you start to make comparisons? Either way, you may find that you’re letting your mind stop you from doing some really great things. However, you can make things happen if you really put your mind to it. In order for that to take place, there are some key steps that you might need to take. No matter what kind of experience you have, or where you are in life, you can absolutely create your own small business and make a success of it. So to help you to make that happen, let’s take a look at some of the … [Read more...] about Can You Really Make A Business Work?
Editor's note, April 25, 2019: Southwest Airlines Chief Executive Gary Kelly opened the door today to a fundamental change in the Dallas airline's business model by using aircraft other than the Boeing 737. This editorial, first published on March 15, explores the possibility that problems with the 737 Max could lead the airline to contemplate changing its historic and highly successful business model. As transportation officials investigate what went wrong on two Boeing 737 Max 8 airliners that crashed, a key question is coming up that could greatly affect passenger safety as well as the business model that has been the secret of success for Southwest Airlines.“My concern is this is essentially a different airplane than all the earlier versions of the 737,” Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Oregon, chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, said to Jefferson Public Radio in Oregon. “I want to know how it was that this plane got certified … [Read more...] about The 737 Max problems might prompt Southwest to change a key business strategy
Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — Footballer Nguyễn Anh Đức and Miss Sport 2007 Trần Thị Quỳnh shared their secrets to business and start-up success in an online talk show held by Vietnamese online newspaper Cafef on Wednesday. Striker Anh Đức scored the crucial goal in the final of the AFF Suzuki Cup against Malaysia in December and is known as one of the wealthiest footballers in Việt Nam thanks to his business ventures. Đức started his business with a sporting equipment store about seven years ago and then invested in sports shoes and clothing production, before creating his own brand, Anh Duc Sport (AD Sport). He has expanded his business into hotels, real estate and agricultural produce, with pepper the main product. Anh Duc sport has stores across Việt Nam, with total monthly revenue of more than VNĐ1 billion (US$43,000). “Being a professional footballer who has the opportunity to use … [Read more...] about Footballer and model share start-up success stories