Steve Jobs’s Ultimate Lesson for Companies – Horace Dediu – Harvard Business Review

    By Natasha L. Foreman, MBA After reading a Harvard Business Review article by Horace Dediu about Steve Jobs and Apple, Inc. I stopped for a moment to reflect and ponder some of the things both Jobs (as quoted) and Dediu had said. I reflected on the impact of Apple, Inc. throughout our country, … Continue reading Steve Jobs’s Ultimate Lesson for Companies – Horace Dediu – Harvard Business Review

Warren Buffett invests $5 billion in Bank of America

Buffet comes to the rescue as he did with Goldman Sachs in 2008. Will the injection of $ 5 billion help Bank of America climb out of the valley they are in? Will it be enough to restore confidence in investors, analysts and the like, that Bank of America is still the powerhouse most of … Continue reading Warren Buffett invests $5 billion in Bank of America

Business Hustle Quote of the Day 8.16.11

"It may have been your idea, but it's the person who hustles to get the pieces of the puzzle together and on the market who capitalizes on the idea. So be careful who you share your ideas with, they may achieve what you could only conceive"    - Natasha L. Foreman, MBA     Copyright 2011. … Continue reading Business Hustle Quote of the Day 8.16.11

Youth Entrepreneurship Programs: Our Nation Needs More Mentors

By Natasha L. Foreman, MBA As our nation grows increasingly more aware of the need for more small business enterprises, we must also strongly consider and realize the need to educate and empower our youth to consider careers as small business owners. If the goals of many of our children are to gain 'riches' and … Continue reading Youth Entrepreneurship Programs: Our Nation Needs More Mentors

Knowing What and When to Deduct Expenses for Your Home-Based Business

Ever wonder if the television or iPod/iPhone docking station that you bought for your home office is tax-deductible? Ever wonder how much of  your home can actually be written off as "office space" without raising eyebrows and red flags at the IRS? It's a possibility that your potted plant won't qualify as a tax write-off, … Continue reading Knowing What and When to Deduct Expenses for Your Home-Based Business

The Importance of Self-Assessments in Business 

by Natasha L. Foreman, MBA Employers are quick to provide assessments to new hires, and sometimes invest in the administration of these learning tools periodically for certain key employees; but how many business owners and entrepreneurs are also investing in self-assessments for themselves, and then concentrating efforts on assessing every employee regardless of position or … Continue reading The Importance of Self-Assessments in Business