Entries by Michael Dill

Shocking 30% Business Statistic

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Reading Time: 3 minutes I heard a statistic the other day that absolutely positively blew my mind about business, to the point that I had to Google it, just to see if it was correct. The statistic was that 30% of business owners are in fear of going out of business. Think about that. Almost in a third of […]

Do as I say

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Reading Time: 3 minutes I would like to share a disclaimer on something we need to be aware of as a leader of an organization. Many of us like to do things our way, and the longer we’re in business, the more we get ingrained in our habits. Understand that, first we make our habits, then our habits make us. […]

How to Find a Great Mentor!

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Reading Time: 3 minutes There’s a great question out there floating in the universe; how do you find a great mentor? Well, it’s actually not as hard as you think it is. First of all, we have to get clear on what we’re looking for. There’s a great book called Think and Grow Rich. Think and Grow Rich was […]

The WOW Factor!

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Reading Time: 3 minutes Forty-eight years ago, last month I experienced greatness in the making, however, I just didn’t know it at the time. As a bright-eyed 16-year-old, I attended the Orchestra Palace Theater in downtown Providence, RI on Saturday, April 27, 1974, to enjoy a concert. The bands playing were Mott the Hoople in the lead with Ken Lyons and Tombstone […]

How to Maintain Momentum

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Reading Time: 3 minutes Many people ask me time and time again, “How do you maintain the momentum, day in and day out to create that consistency so you and your business continually move forward?” Sometimes things are going great and all of a sudden, they’re not where we sputter along, stop and start. Sometimes we’re in a big […]

Make the Complicated Simple

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Reading Time: 3 minutes I’d like to share a little story with you. Sherlock Holmes and his sidekick Watson were camping in the mountains one day and after having a little bit too much to drink they both soundly fell asleep, only for Holmes to wake up in the middle of the morning, look up in the sky and […]