Joel Block: Growth Minute
The applications for this are enormous; possibilities include improvements or enhancements to any company's customer service. But there are also tremendous opportunities to improve sales and marketing opportunities.
13:57 Jan 27, 2011
Do you dream of winning the business lottery? If so, I might have found the jackpot that you have been looking for. I hope that you can benefit tremendously from this windfall program which is a real sign of the times.
12:26 Dec 28, 2009
The world has gotten sufficiently complicated, where many of the rules that have been written in the past need to be broken or disregarded so that we can move forward and break through the log jam.
13:54 Dec 14, 2009
It's clear and obvious when you walk out of the film that there is a social responsibility that each of us has, that most of us have been ducking for years.
06:39 Dec 8, 2009
I love social networking. Facebook, LinkedIn, and all of the different tools that are out there to help us connect and re-connect are great.
09:31 Nov 30, 2009
Many of us in the world of finance are staring at the financial pages day after day wondering how is it possible that unemployment is off the chart, yet the stock market is surging.
10:40 Nov 24, 2009
For the first time in the history of marketing, there may actually be some truth in advertising. This year, when retailers advertise, 'get it while we have it', that might actually be true.
07:44 Nov 20, 2009
The best way to make money is to find real estate or businesses that have some form of distress that we as owner/operators can come in and correct.
14:41 Nov 13, 2009
A couple years ago, I leased a new car for my oldest daughter when she turned 16. She drove the car for a couple years, went off to college, and at then we gave the car to my son when he turned 16.
08:03 Nov 3, 2009
From time to time, I like to deviate from my typical business rants and tackle some technologies and gadgets that I stumble upon which help entrepreneurs to be incredibly more efficient and more productive.
10:44 Oct 22, 2009
There probably isn't any question asked of me more often then if now is a good time to buy real estate. It's my opinion that everyone in the investment community knows that there are more distressed assets for sale now than in recent memory.
10:45 Oct 16, 2009
Being a salesman at heart, I am very sensitive to the words that people say - and the body language that they say it with - so that I can figure out what people really mean.
16:38 Sep 29, 2009
In order to move the money in from the sidelines, you have to show the investors that you have a business plan that's not dependent on market timing - because the smart money knows that no one can predict the bottom of the market.
05:33 Sep 20, 2009
I never liked to be the bearer of bad tidings, but I can tell you with near certainty that everything that the media is telling us is nearly opposite from the truth.
09:19 Sep 12, 2009
Every year about Labor Day weekend, I am reminded how the business world operates a lot like a horse race. If you have ever been to the race track, you'll know that the horses jet out of the gate with incredible speed.
08:49 Sep 8, 2009
The way that our credit scores are actually calculated is 'top secret.' No one seems to know exactly how they are calculated - and that means that no one can actually take decisive action to improve one's score.
11:21 Aug 28, 2009
During the course of a year, I host or moderate more than 50 substantial networking functions. These are highly social but intensely business-oriented functions where millions and millions of dollars worth of business gets done.
09:46 Aug 21, 2009
What a great conference! I feel so proud of the program that we put together and of the audience that we assembled. These were true professionals who were able to take advantage of the material that we presented.
14:49 Jul 31, 2009
The banks got billions of TARP dollars over the past 9 months. And now, the Small Business Administration has announced that TARP dollars will start flowing through to small businesses...
11:59 Jun 24, 2009
We've all gotten used to the logic put out by some of the brilliant marketing people in Corporate America that their companies are too big to fail.
11:16 Jun 22, 2009