Congratulations to Holy Cross Shark Tank Competition Winner

                            By Ed McLaughlin Paul Wiley, a freshman, is the distinguished winner of the College of the Holy Cross Shark Tank Competition and a prize of $12,000. A member of the class of 2020, Paul pitched his business, PW Industries, to four [...]

By | February 25th, 2017|

#1 Startup Mistake: Selling Equity Too Early

                    By Ed McLaughlin The key economic factors impacting the value potential of any business include Capital, Cost & Control.  Understanding the meaning and purpose behind each of these words will have a direct impact on vision fulfillment, value realization, and personal satisfaction.  It is imperative [...]

By | February 23rd, 2017|

Axiom Awards Silver Medal to “The Purpose Is Profit” in Entrepreneurship

AXIOM BUSINESS BOOK AWARDS 2017 RESULTS: Congratulations to the medalists in the 2017 Axiom Business Book Awards! The Purpose Is Profit: The Truth about Starting and Building Your Own Business was selected as a Silver Medalist in the Entrepreneurship category. The Purpose Is Profit was written by Ed “Skip” McLaughlin, Wyn Lydecker, [...]

By | February 21st, 2017|

SHOW SUMMARY In this episode of Profit First. Mike Michalowicz talks with Ed “Skip” McLaughlin who walks us through The Ten Commandments of Profit and explains how these 10 critical components of profit guide you to identify weaknesses in your business that can be fixed, opportunities that can be improved upon and even [...]

By | February 13th, 2017|

“The Purpose Is Profit” Media Coverage – Full List Summary

Here is a summary of the Media Coverage The Purpose Is Profit.  January 31, 2017 - The Washington Times - A Big Lift for Small Business January 23, 2017 - Fairfield County Business Journal - The New Administration Must Help Small Business  December 21, 2016 - StartupNation - 10 Profit [...]

By | February 5th, 2017|