Entrepreneurship

Reminder, Snooooze. Reminder, Snooooze…

Reminder, Snooooze. Reminder, Snooooze…

Gadgets, apps and all sorts of tools to help us remember things. Are they really helping us? Do they make life easier for us? Or are they making our lives way more miserable, and unproductive? As busy people who wear many hats, we have daily tasks, meetings, phone conferences, business trips, miscellaneous tasks, and occasionally […]

Know-how vs Do-how

In business there are 2 types of people, there are the ones that are the know-hows, and then there are the ones that are the do-how’s. I’ve had this many times in the past when I spoke to people, whether in a business setting or when interviewing for a job, and I was extremely impressed […]

Who Takes out the Garbage

Who Takes out the Garbage

I know a CEO of a big firm that has many department and divisions, with managers who handle the hiring and day-to-day operations of their teams. However, when there needs to be a cleanup and someone needs to be let go, it is done by the CEO himself. But that’s not the kind of garbage […]

The one Thing Every Success Story has in Common

The one Thing Every Success Story has in Common

I recently tweeted the following tweet: Waiting for the day when someone asked the question how he achieved success will admit that he has no idea. #success #Startups — Izzy Green (@IzzyPreneur) September 16, 2013 I guess I have some explaining to do. There are hundreds or thousands of articles, interviews and documentaries about all […]

Delivering in a Storm

Delivering in a Storm

I recently wrote the following review on one of Evergreen’s service providers: “When the waters are calm, it’s easy to provide professional service. But when there is a storm, that’s when most people lose it. He dealt with our most complicated situation, as if the sun is shining outside. He is a professional and a man […]

Don’t Hide, Take Pride

Don’t Hide, Take Pride

Friday afternoon, after a long and hard-working week at Evergreen, we usually socialize in the office. I found this week’s topic very interesting and felt it was worth sharing. Many times people start new jobs, careers or businesses and they try to keep it a secret, or they say “I just started this new thing, […]

Building a Business with the most Amazing Vision

Building a Business with the most Amazing Vision

While on a short trip to Chicago yesterday, I met with many amazing people, but from one of them I learnt an amazing lesson on building a business with the right vision which I think is worth sharing. This guy is a veteran in the real estate business, he has many years experience and runs […]

The Power of Competition

By Mark Eisenberg (on The Evergreen Inside): In the business world, where salespeople offer their products & services to their prospects for lower cost or for better quality or better service, they get rejected more often than not. Prospects reject for various reasons which we won’t get into now. There is however 1 mindset which […]