Traveling to the Holy Land, A.K.A. Startup Nation

Traveling to the Holy Land, A.K.A. Startup Nation

Necessity is the mother of invention. Sometimes, to energize your innovative self, you need to be backed into a corner. In no country that I’ve traveled to is that more evident than in Israel, which is where I’ve been for nearly the past ten days. Surrounded by, unfortunately, enemies which should be neighborly countries, 8.5…

5 Reasons Why Entrepreneurs Must Work on the Weekend

5 Reasons Why Entrepreneurs Must Work on the Weekend

When most people think about the weekend, they visualize nightclubs, barbecues, fishing or ballgames. However, when you’re an entrepreneur, weekends look a lot different… Every Saturday morning, before my son wakes up, I go downstairs into my home office, turn on the flat screen mounted to the wall, and start about an hour long Skype…

One of the Most Persistent Entrepreneurs of Our Time
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One of the Most Persistent Entrepreneurs of Our Time

I’m convinced that my son, the precocious toddler, will make an excellent entrepreneur. He is one of the most persistent people I know, a trait he gets from his mother. From trying to steal our 90 pound rhodesian ridgeback’s chew toy from her mouth to refusing to be carried anywhere outside, his persistence is something…

Tim Burton: A Weird, Innovative and Passionate Entrepreneur – Much to Learn from this Man
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Tim Burton: A Weird, Innovative and Passionate Entrepreneur – Much to Learn from this Man

The media often describes Tim Burton as weird, even a bit twisted, but no matter how he’s described by the talking heads, I think this guy epitomizes an entrepreneur who, like the theme of this site, ‘never stops creating’. In the 1990s and early 2000s, Tim Burton was a golden boy and his films were…