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Robin’s blog for Entrepreneurs_05_29_2012

What’s Your Influencing Style? http://blogs.hbr.org/cs/2012/01/whats_your_influencing_style.html (Article from Harvard Business Review My comment: I have posted various previous blogs around the theme of leadership.  In part, leadership is about effective communication of your ideas and objectives. To be a great leader, … Continue reading

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Robin’s blog for Entrepreneurs_05_17_2012

12) 5 Dysfunctions That Make Your Startup Unfundable (Article from Startup Musings) http://blog.startupprofessionals.com/2012/03/5-dysfunctions-that-make-your-startup.html My comment: As I have mentioned in a previous blog, while bright ideas are necessary, over time, in my opinion, it is execution that wins the day. … Continue reading

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Robin’s blog for Entrepreneurs_04_29_2012

The difference between Managing and Leading (article from Fast Money) http://www.fastcompany.com/1834302/learning-to-flex-your-leadership-muscles My comment: I am regularly approached by talented individuals with great technical skills and an abundance of experience in large companies who want to start their own company. Aside … Continue reading

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Robin’s blog for Entrepreneurs_04_01_2012

Manage like you mean it: 6 ways to be more decisive (Article from CBS Money Watch) http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-505125_162-57381781/manage-like-you-mean-it-6-ways-to-be-more-decisive/ My comment: As I have mentioned before, it is my belief that the long term success of a firm depends in large part … Continue reading

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Robin’s blog for Entrepreneurs_03_25_2012

) 4 Big Ideas to Boost Productivity (Article from Inc. Magazine –March 22 2012) http://www.inc.com/donna-wells/four-big-ideas-to-boost-american-productivity.html My comment: I hear on a regular basis that, in today’s fast changing world, in order to build a successful company, the critical element is … Continue reading

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Robin’s blog for Entrepreneurs_03_18_2012

4-Step Entrepreneur Screening Test((Article from Inc,. Magazine –March 2012) http://www.inc.com/matthew-swyers/4-step-entrepreneur-screening-test.html My comment: I meet on a regular basis, folks who have a dream to be their own boss, get away from the corporate rat race, create something off their own. … Continue reading

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Robin’s blog for Entrepreneurs_03_11_2012

) Five Leadership Lessons From James T. Kirk (Article form Forbes Magazine) http://www.forbes.com/sites/alexknapp/2012/03/05/five-leadership-lessons-from-james-t-kirk/ My comment: I have participated in numerous forums put on by wise folks on what it takes to be a strong leader and the difference between leadership … Continue reading

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