Startup Blog discussion on Leadership and Team Building - Insights with Taffy Williams

Taffy Williams

He writes for the Examiner Charlotte, NC- small business and is found on LinkedIn , Twitter @twilli2861 , ColonialTDC , photo website , Google+ , Facebook , and Startup Group. entrepreneur leadership management Startup

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Leadership Lessons from the 3 Tenors

Taffy Williams

The 3 tenors have lessons on leadership? Leadership sometimes requires knowing when to sing solo and when to harmonize. Other articles are published in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. entrepreneur Startup leadership teamReally?

Leadership, timing ignited Panthers' 10-game win streak

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) AP) — The Carolina Panthers easily could've thrown in the towel last season after going two months without a win and watching their record fall to 3-8-1

3 Universal Leadership Lessons From Fatherhood

Inc Startups

But most importantly, I''m a husband and father to two amazing daughters, Charlotte and Kate. As I celebrate my younger daughter''s graduation from kindergarten, I can''t help but recognize how she''s made me a better boss. I''m an entrepreneur, CEO, leader, teacher, and writer.

A Sprinkling of Unvalidated Vision May Pay Long Term Dividends

Launching Tech Ventures

Saturday, February 12, 2011 A Sprinkling of Unvalidated Vision May Pay Long Term Dividends by Charlotte Jepps Conventional wisdom in ‘lean startup’ theory appears to prescribe the following formula: 1.

Second interview of Taffy Williams by Greg Viloria of the Nerd Stalker

Taffy Williams

In a second interview by Greg Viloria, the Taffy Williams provided "slant" on startups, leadership and business creation: Nerd Stalker ( @nerdstalker ) calls the segment Startup Blog Insights. Other articles are in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com.

Former North Carolina GOP Rep. Ruth Samuelson dies at 57

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

CHARLOTTE (AP) — Former North Carolina state Rep. Ruth Samuelson, who rose through the General Assembly leadership ranks while building professional and personal relationships with colleagues from both parties, died Monday, seven months after being diagnosed with ovarian cancer

6 Steps help generate great leaders

Taffy Williams

He writes for the Examiner Charlotte, NC- small business and is found on LinkedIn , Twitter @twilli2861 , ColonialTDC , photo website , Google+ , Facebook , and Startup Group. education entrepreneur leadership Startup

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7 short hints for startups and entrepreneurs

Taffy Williams

Other articles are in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. entrepreneur Startup leadership If you are not following our Facebook page, you may be missing the short topic advice segments along with photos.

5 Reasons real leaders must listen and understand

Taffy Williams

Other articles are in the Charlotte,NC- small business section of Examiner.com. entrepreneur Startup management leadership teamMake sure you did not turn off your hearing or tuneout your team! Many years ago, a one of my relatives wore an older version of hearing aids.

5 Patterns agile leaders must monitor

Taffy Williams

He writes for the Examiner Charlotte, NC- small business and is found on LinkedIn , Twitter @twilli2861 , ColonialTDC , photo website , Google+ , Facebook , and Startup Group. entrepreneur leadership planning Startup Think AgileGuess we should have checked before coming!

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Lessons learned by local entrepreneurs

Taffy Williams

For some, small communities are more beautiful Big Council hosted a technology conference for entrepreneurs yesterday in Charlotte NC. Unlike Boston or Silicon Valley, the Charlotte NC area has fewer companies and less VC groups with local funding.

Agile leaders take care in what they say to others

Taffy Williams

He has written more than 300 articles for: Startup Blog and Examiner Charlotte, NC- small business. Agile Agile Thinking communication entrepreneur leadership Startup Take care in what you say ! Many years ago a professor said something that altered my life.

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Top 10 articles for 2012 from the Startup Blog

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Agile entrepreneurs know anything is possible

Taffy Williams

He writes for the Examiner Charlotte, NC- small business and is found on LinkedIn , Twitter @twilli2861 , ColonialTDC , photo website , Google+ , Facebook , and Startup Group. attitude entrepreneur leadership Startup successYES YOU CAN!

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6 Steps help entrepreneurs in an exceedingly tight spot

Taffy Williams

He writes for the Startup Blog and Examiner Charlotte, NC- small business and is also found on LinkedIn , Twitter @twilli2861 , ColonialTDC , photo website , Google+ , Facebook , and Startup Group. Crisis Management entrepreneur leadership Serenity Prayer

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2 Words of advice for new and serial entrepreneurs

Taffy Williams

Other articles are in the Charlotte,NC- small business section of Examiner.com. motivatin dreams enthusiasm entrepreneur emotions creativity Startup leadership energyMake your dreams a reality ! I do not know anyone that ever dreamed of going to work to make minimum wage.

Your reputation precedes you

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Other articles are in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. entrepreneur Startup management leadership Want to come work with me? Entrepreneurs work hard to create businesses and make money in the process.

Lack of social networking may hinder investment in your company

Taffy Williams

Leadership and team building – The CEO must be focused and be able to lead the team to achieve the milestones that create value. Other articles are in the Charlotte,NC- small business section of Examiner.com. strategy social networking entrepreneur Startup leadership financing

You may never see what I see

Taffy Williams

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Develop better filters and your sales efforts will improve

Taffy Williams

Other articles are in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. selling promotion relationships entreprepreneur Startup leadership Go away! We do not care what you want, we are busy playing. Cold calls can range from going well to horribly.

The beast can kill your startup if you are not persistent

Taffy Williams

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Teflon Man as a nickname is not a complement

Taffy Williams

Managing people in a leadership manner requires understanding the limits of individual abilities. Other articles are in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. personnel entrepreneur problems Startup management leadership errors team

Working hard is not enough

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Great ideas live or die based on your planning and execution

Taffy Williams

Other articles are in the Charlotte,NC- small business section of Examiner.com. entrepreneur development Startup planning leadership Dinner anyone? Great ideas come and go. Some people have several new ideas a day while other people have them infrequently.

Repurpose a business or a product to create success

Taffy Williams

Other articles are in the Charlotte,NC- small business section of Examiner.com. repurposing inventor turnaround entrepreneur creativity Startup management leadershipThis cat is not what it seems to be! Repurposing has a long history in business.

5 Reasons entrepreneurs never get their big exit

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Interview of Taffy Williams by Greg Viloria of the Nerd Stalker

Taffy Williams

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Entrepreneurs are like artists

Taffy Williams

Other articles are in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. entrepreneur creativity Startup leadershipThe start of a new company by an entrepreneur is like an artist creating a painting. The easel is blank and the artist creates a masterpiece from a vision.

Remember the square and round pegs must match the correct holes

Taffy Williams

Other articles are in the Charlotte,NC- small business section of Examiner.com. personnel entrepreneur accomplishment Startup management leadership teamMatch the people to the correct task! The matching of shapes seems like a simple concept.

Founders behaving badly negatively affect the business

Taffy Williams

Ensure you maximize the leadership and relationship factors within your business. Other articles are in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. entrepreneur problems Startup founder management leadership failure

Be known for reliability and honesty

Taffy Williams

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Entrepreneurs experience piling on

Taffy Williams

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Productivity and creativity can come via different styles of work and relaxation

Taffy Williams

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Things are not always as they seem

Taffy Williams

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3 Main startup traits attract money and talent

Taffy Williams

Other articles are in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. entrepreneur advisors mentors employee Startup management leadership director financingEveryone has their own set of biases and requirements when it comes to evaluating business opportunities.

A Bridge Too Far

Taffy Williams

Other articles are in the Charlotte,NC- small business section of Examiner.com. entrepreneur project planning development marketing Startup management leadership sales“ A Bridge Too Far ” is the title of a book and a movie filmed in 1977.

Try to avoid making key decisions under adverse emotional conditions

Taffy Williams

Other articles are in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. entrepreneur emotions decisions Startup management leadership conflictIt is hard to make tough decisions when depressed People often have problems that go well beyond the work place.

Organization and consideration help in the tough spots

Taffy Williams

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Take extra care when reviewing content

Taffy Williams

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