Friday 5 for the Week of April 13th, 2015


This week’s Friday 5 is full of more good stuff than that Double Stuf Oreo we had this morning. Scratch that, it’s better than the whole bag of Double Stuf Oreos.

If you agree pass this around with the hashtag #Friday5. Then, could you go to the store and get us some more Double Stuf Oreos please? We had to eat the whole bag… for research.

Business Mentoring Series — Using Feedback to Stay Relevant

with: Fran Tarkenton and Kory Kogon

Getting feedback is usually pretty easy – people love to tell you what they think. The hard part is listening, especially when it’s negative. Fran and Kory discuss the importance of listening to and implementing feedback on this week’s Business Mentoring Show… Watch episode

7 Famous Quotes on Failure and the Stories That Inspired Them

by: Harry Kierbow

Simply put, failure is a fact of life, especially for entrepreneurs. It can be devastating, but you can’t let it get you down. Here are 7 famous quotes from people whose success was rooted in failure, and the stories that inspired them… 5 minute read

A Culture That Cares

by: Fran Tarkenton

I recently watched a profile on New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin. He has a very strong reputation for being a real hard-nosed, tough, disciplined coach. Certainly not a touchy-feely, “players’ coach” kind of guy. So what he did before a game against the Patriots really surprised me… 2 minute read

You've always known what.

Small Business Retirement Plans Part 2: The Solo 401k

by: Ted Jenkin

The Solo 401k came about in 2002 after Congress passed Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001 (EGTRRA). EGTRRA put forward the solo 401(K) as the preferred retirement vehicle for the self-employed. Here’s what you should know… 3 minute read

[Video] Green Heart Construction — Finding Customers Through Referrals

by: Dan Fontaine

Good work leads to happy customers which leads to referrals. Here’s how one Atlanta-based construction company does it… 2 minute video

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