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The End of Disbelief…

As entrepreneurs, we have an instinctive ability to suspend our disbelief in certain situations and ponder what could be or what might be. We refuse to listen to the voices that tell us something is impossible or unachievable. That’s why I was a bit dismayed when my son recently said he’s starting to get skeptical Read More »

Holiday Wishes and Merry Christmases…
  • Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 at 2:05 pm
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This is the time of year when we make a point to remember the people who make it possible to do what we do — you and others like you. We have a clearly stated mission: to help small business owners create wealth through commercial property ownership by providing the smartest financing possible…and this is Read More »

The Future of Entrepreneurship…

I got an email the other day from Angela, who works in our loan closing department. She included a picture of her daughter, Kayla, who has taken to carrying around my new book with her. Angela said she even reads to Kayla from the book every now and then. Now, Kayla’s only two years old, Read More »

Wealth Wednesday: A Day for Entrepreneurs…
  • Wednesday, November 28th, 2012 at 4:13 pm
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Since we’ve had Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday, and Giving Tuesday, I’m claiming today for all entrepreneurs as WEALTH WEDNESDAY. When small business owners make smart decisions about wealth creation, jobs are created and our economy grows stronger as a whole. On this Inaugural Wealth Wednesday, take a minute to consider what you Read More »

A Journey Into the Multiple Levels of Hell (or How to Publish Your First Book)
  • Tuesday, November 6th, 2012 at 5:31 pm
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As you’ve probably heard by now, my first book was released back on October 1st. In the days, weeks, and months leading up to October 1st, I learned that getting a book published and marketed appropriately is quite an ordeal. My latest Huffington Post blog entry is about the proactive steps I took to get Read More »