Faux Altruism: The Crutch of the Wantrepreneur

Faux Altruism: The Crutch of the Wantrepreneur

“I don’t care about money. I’m focused on other people” “My business is about helping others, not profit” “My company has a mission to do good. I’m not worried about the bottom line” There’s nothing wrong with being altruistic. Helping others is one of the single most...
Business Tax Guide for Filing in 2019

Business Tax Guide for Filing in 2019

The business tax plan passed last year is the most comprehensive tax reform in three decades. As a business owner, here’s a helpful guide with what you need to know for filing in 2019: Embed this on your website:
The Rule of 72

The Rule of 72

A few years ago, I wrote an article on gold and the fallacy of so-called “safe” investments. One of the major points in that article was that (over the long-term) “low risk” investments can be very expensive because of opportunity cost. Compounding interest is...
Why I Fire Clients

Why I Fire Clients

Why I Fire Clients “Hit the road Jack and don’t you come back no more, no more, no more, no more Hit the road Jack and don’t you come back no more.” – Ray Charles   I fire clients. Not with great frequency, and not on a whim. But I do fire them – and...