Learn with other people’s money

  I have been very entrepreneurial as far back as I can remember, always thinking about what type of business could be profitable, how to make businesses profitable and so on. Growing up I liked to play Monopoly, having hours of enjoyment with my cousins and friends, sometimes winning and sometimes losing. So, after graduating […]

Your Career is Your Business

  “If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things.” Albert Einstein This week I was talking with a friend about entrepreneurship and career transition. It is interesting that our careers paths were quite different but some milestones happened pretty much the same way. Personally, I […]

8 Bad Habits You Need To Get Rid Of To Be Successful

“Good habits are as addictive as bad habits, and a lot more rewarding.” – Harvey MacKay Every one of us has bad habits. This is normal and part of being human. It does not matter how successful is the person, there is always something that can be made better. Interesting enough, successful people are well […]

Too Old to Rock-n-Roll but Too Young to Die? – The Older Entrepreneur

“When working on a difficult task, ask for help. But ask to the busy person. They will certainly have some time to help you. The idle person is always too busy to help”. Abraham Kasinsky There are several well known entrepreneurs that started successful business, not fresh from school, but at an older age. This […]

How becoming an entrepreneur can be your stepping stone to freedom

“Nobody talks of entrepreneurship as survival, but that’s exactly what it is and what nurtures creative thinking” Anita Roddick In another post I delve into the hot field of entrepreneurship education and how to grow an entrepreneur. I also mention the growing interest in entrepreneurship of the newer generation. Now I would like to focus […]

Continuing Education and Career Transitions

“Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eight. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.” Henry Ford Continuing education has always played an important role on professional development. As such, most Colleges and Universities have a Continuing Education or Adult Education Department […]