I have been reading some business books lately in between my history/biographies. I picked up Mark Cuban's How to Win at the Sport of Business: If I Can Do It, You Can Do It on Amazon for the kindle for $1.99. It was a quick read but I cannot believe the advice and ideas that it has spawned for me.
What the hell has happened to Apple? Steve Jobs and Apple Â are acting like the Gestapo. The background story in shortâ€¦ An Apple engineer looses the next-gen iPhone prototype at a bar. Â Some one finds it and and attempts to return it to Apple. Apple doesn't realize its missing or whatever. Â The finder after realizing [...]
Dishnetwork customer service fail.
I don't know if this is a real Calvin and Hobbes but it illustrates some great points about American Business and our economy. It appears lately that the American Business Juggernaut has been sidelined. I believe we have too much government intervention hindering business. It has become easier to do business elsewhere. Its cheaper, its faster, [...]
Be motivated by excellence, not money. You need to be better than all of your competitors. If you are, the profits will come. Offer customers true value on quality products. A low price on a cheap piece of furniture is not value. Think like a customer and treat them as you would like to be treated. Remember: we are agents for our customers and they can fire us at any time and take their business elsewhere.