Reading Is Believing

Theory and reality, when mixed effectively, can produce the next step forward in strategic thinking.  This curated collection of my business writing includes definitions of fundamental business concepts, business essays on various topics.


The Art of Business

Editorial & Posts

With the Art of Business I address the complex elements of what it means to be in business, how to lead teams and organizations effectively, and think strategically about business.


In business it is particularly important to have a complete understanding and mastery of the fundamentals on which ventures, activities, and decisions are based.

Business Essays

Advancing the artistic science of creative business thought, I have put pen to paper (fingers to keyboard, actually) to provide my thoughts, wisdom, and insight on various business issues.


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