Small Business Lessons From Top French Chefs


Small business lessons were everywhere during a recent culinary tour of Paris and environs – as common, in fact, as butter, eggs and truffles! Despite a flagging economy, it’s hard to get a reservation at restaurants in France with Michelin Stars and hefty price tags. Taking notes, between delicious bites, I uncovered 8 great ways to […]

McKinley Marketing on 20 Years of Success


Co-founder shares advice from success story “If you really look closely, most overnight successes took a long time.” – Steve Jobs McKinley Marketing came to life 20 years ago and, like every business, grew from humble beginnings, watered and fed nearly every waking hour from the blood and sweat of a few dedicated entrepreneurs. Michelle […]

From Freelancer to Entrepreneur


Freelancing is a great avenue for those with specialized skills who crave to leave the days of offices and bosses behind. Freelancing and entrepreneurship share many core qualities: The freedom; the flexibility; the unstableness; the strange hours. At first glance, it’s hard to tell the difference between the two. Say you’ve been freelancing for a […]