What important principles have you discovered this past year that can make a dramatic impact on your life and business in the future?
I know it can seem cliché at the end of the year to reflect on the past year and set goals for the next year. However, it is critical to our businesses and to each of us individually to stop, take a moment and reflect on the year that has just past and determine the things that have made the biggest impact on us, our business and our family.
- What are those things?
- Have you learned from them?
- Are you making changes in your life or business to leverage these important things?
The book review for this week is The 10% Entrepreneur by Patrick McGinnis
This is a great book outlining the many different ways anyone can get involved in an entrepreneurial venture. It does not take full time, high risk oriented people to build an entrepreneurial investment portfolio. You can do this in your spare time by offering expertise, contacts, capital, etc. with out having to quit your full time, “anchor” job.
The book review for this week is The Third Wave by Steve Case
Case takes the reader through the history of the development of the Internet through his eyes and the perspective of the history of AOL. He then postulates what the next stage of internet development will look like. He calls this the Third Wave. The Third Wave can be summarized by this quote from the book: