The Real Cost Of Being An Entrepreneur

I started my first company 15 years ago. According to this fact, technically, I’ve been an entrepreneur for the last 15 years. But I think I always was an entrepreneur, I just didn’t know that. Anyway, for the last 15 years I’ve been living more or less off the grid, outside the limits of an … Read more The Real Cost Of Being An Entrepreneur

Be The Plumber. Or The Electrician

How would you feel, as a business owner, to have repeat clients for more than a decade? What makes a business sustainable? What makes you buy the same service over and over again, from the same provider? Not month after month, but year after year after year? Let me tell you a story… 15 Years … Read more Be The Plumber. Or The Electrician

How To Be A Part Of Connect Hub

Launching a new business is always exciting, wether you’re starting it because you want it, or because you’re compelled to. I’ll come back later to this (apparently strange) dichotomy. For now, let’s take it one step at a time: many of my blog readers know that I started a new business. This time is a real … Read more How To Be A Part Of Connect Hub

Real Value versus Perceived Value

As of today, I’m changing the distribution model for all my nine ebooks. That means that if you ever wanted to read some of my books, now you can do it for free. Free, as in “free beer”. Before moving forward go ahead and see what’s all about by clicking the link below. Free eBooks … Read more Real Value versus Perceived Value

8 Things I Learned From Starting My 8th Business

Connect Hub

A few weeks ago I wrote about disruption, and how to embrace it. The context was related to my sudden involvement in a new business (doubled by a drastic change in lifestyle, but that’s another story). The new business, a co-working space in Bucharest, called Connect Hub, is up and running now, and although it’s … Read more 8 Things I Learned From Starting My 8th Business

Open Connect, Connect Hub and Disruption

For the past two months, little has happened here, on this blog. But on the other side of the screen, there was mayhem. A good mayhem, that is. Put aside 15 minutes or so, a cup of coffee and prepare to read a story about connection, disruption, abrupt lifestyle changes and rapid evolution. The Outside … Read more Open Connect, Connect Hub and Disruption