Press Release: Darien Library Business Book Group to Welcome Local Authors

Press Release: Darien Library’s Business Book Group will meet to discuss The Purpose is Profit: The Truth about Starting and Building Your Own Business on Wednesday, April 12th at 6:00 pm. The authors, Ed McLaughlin and Wyn Lydecker, will join the group to answer questions from the participants. Both McLaughlin and Lydecker live in Darien. [...]

By | April 6th, 2017|

Available Now! Your Startup Manifesto

Download Now By Ed "Skip" McLaughlin I am pleased to announce that 800-CEO-READ has selected our Startup Manifesto, “The Ten Commandments of Startup Profit.” Click here to learn more and download your copy. From the beginning, I organized my business, USI, around the 10 core profit principles of “The Ten Commandments [...]

By | March 10th, 2017|

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|

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|

The New Administration Must Help Small Business

By Ed McLaughlin As Published in Fairfield County Business Journal Donald Trump’s selection of Linda McMahon as the head of the Small Business Administration is good news for entrepreneurs. She knows what it means to be a successful entrepreneur, taking her company, World Wrestling Entertainment, from a 13-person operation to a publicly traded [...]

By | January 23rd, 2017|

Holiday Gift Ideas for Entrepreneurs, Freelancers, and Professionals

As Published in Forbes Previously Published in Forbes By Caroline Ceniza-Levine, Forbes Contributor If you’re planning to brave the crowds in order to get the best deals, don’t forget that career development items are gifts that keep on giving long after the holidays are over. From books to services, there [...]

By | December 15th, 2016|