Business Growth

Business is all about Empathy

Businesses try to make shopping a memorable experience, more forward-thinking businesses focus on people, not technology. Business is all about P2P (person to person). If the buying experience is memorable, it is usually because it was a bad experience. Unfortunately, most of us have these memorable bad buying experiences almost daily....

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What Investors Listen For When Hearing Your Pitches?

In case you are wondering why it is so difficult for Startups to secure funding from investors, first you need to know “what business, investors are in and why?” The answer to both is: they are in the business to make money and for some, “Doing Good” too. They strive...

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The Corporate Couch – Be Entrepreneurial!

Here are a few “entrepreneurial” habits we can all adopt! Embrace Change. Entrepreneurs are touted as highly motivated and flexible, but flexibility is important for any job! Recognize that you won’t always be in control of what happens, and ensure that you’re prepared to adjust as circumstances change around you. Foster your creativity. Creativity...

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Seinfeld on Start-Ups: Look to the Muffin

“The Muffin Tops” was part of season 8 for our selfish foursome of oddballs.  It marked another of Elaine’s forray’s into the world of business.  This episode also taught hairy men everywhere about the dangers of chest shaving. (It does come back thicker and darker) There is also a hilarious...

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Traction Is Like Fuel for Your Business

Funding is critical for scaling and growing almost all startups. If investors are ignoring to fund your startup business, one of the main reasons is “You don’t have any traction!” It is nothing personal. Investors are in the business of “making money.” They are searching for investable businesses with the...

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BBIF Granted $25,000 By FAIRWINDS Foundation to Promote Financial Literacy Education in Underserved Communities!

FAIRWINDS Foundation, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that serves as the philanthropic arm of FAIRWINDS Credit Union, announced the recipients of its 2022 grants at a breakfast event held at Full Sail Live attended by Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings, community leaders and twelve organizations embodying the Foundation’s core purpose of improving lives through...

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Business Culture – The Best Competitive Edge

45-95% of workers are thinking about quitting their jobs, looking for another job and/or industry, depending on which survey you believe in! The top two reasons are burnout and business culture. Business owners are wondering why? A simple answer is: it is you and your business culture. In the business world,...

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