6 Ways to Conquer Your Fear of Public Speaking

6 Ways to Conquer Your Fear of Public Speaking

Preparing for your big speech or presentation is akin to prepping for the big game. It requires practice, situational awareness and studying your opponent (audience, in the case of public speaking). While there are courses which teach people how to improve their public speaking skills, I don’t think they’re necessary. In fact, if you can engage…

Entrepreneurial Blackjack
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Entrepreneurial Blackjack

[dropcap style=”style1, style2, style3, or style4″]E[/dropcap]very gambler knows, when playing at the casino, sooner or later the house always wins… or so we are told. By using his invaluable entrepreneurial skills, Don Johnson, a professional gambler, won $15 million in Atlantic City in a single winning streak of blackjack. [Tweet “Don Johnson became the Beast…

Entrepreneurial Lessons From Winston Churchill
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Entrepreneurial Lessons From Winston Churchill

When you look at a Prime Minister, especially Winston Churchill, you wouldn’t necessarily consider him an entrepreneur. With that said, Churchill possessed entrepreneurial skills that could propel him to riches in today’s economy. The Dealmaker It is often noted that Churchill was awful with his personal finances, squandering his army earnings and an allowance from…

What Every Entrepreneur Can Learn From President Abraham Lincoln

What Every Entrepreneur Can Learn From President Abraham Lincoln

With an Academy Award-winning biopic recently detailing the last year of his life, and his own zombie-centric historical fiction novel, there may be no former world leader more popular than Abraham Lincoln is these days.  As entrepreneurs, there is much we can learn from one of the greatest presidents in US history. Traits of an Entrepreneur…