Listening: 4 Power Principles That Drive Success

By Ed McLaughlin and Wyn Lydecker  If you want to be the cream that rises to the top of your industry, and if you want more fulfillment in your personal life, you need to come to grips with the fact that you can't focus on yourself; i.e., "It's not about you!" It's about others, their [...]

By | December 16th, 2014|

Recreational Marijuana: Colorado’s New Frontier

By Ed McLaughlin and Wyn Lydecker  In the 2012 elections, Colorado became the first state to legalize recreational marijuana with 54.8% of Coloradans voting in favor of the new amendment. After the Colorado Department of Revenue set forth the final regulations, the first recreational marijuana dispensaries officially opened on January 1, 2014. According to the [...]

By | December 5th, 2014|

To The Mentors: The Purpose is To Profit

    A vision without a plan is…merely a dream. -My Grandfather   By Omar Douglass Contributing Writer for The Purpose is Profit Blog Sometimes I wish I could compile all the knowledge, wisdom, and encouragement my teachers and mentors have given me over the years; then I remember that I am supposed to be [...]

By | December 4th, 2014|

Solving the Idea Energy Crisis

By Ed McLaughlin and Wyn Lydecker  When you are running a small business, every second counts. Time is particularly precious for the owner of a pre-revenue startup that is burning through cash daily. At the same time, you are in need of generating new ideas to propel your company forward. That begs a question: Even [...]

By | December 1st, 2014|