Keep Swinging: An Entrepreneur's Story of Overcoming Adversity & Achieving Small Business Success

Keep Swinging: An Entrepreneur's Story of Overcoming Adversity & Achieving Small Business Success

by Jay Myers

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781600377983
Publisher: Morgan James Publishing
Publication date: 11/01/2007
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 164
File size: 3 MB

About the Author

Jay Myers resides in Ohio with his wife and six children. By day he is a UI designer and Flash developer. He enjoys storytelling and illustrating the stories with and for his children by night. His stories focus on the wild, the myth, and the mystery of life.

Table of Contents

The Courtroom: (The day my business almost died)     1
Getting Fired: (The motivation to start a business)     19
Startup Problems: (The fight for survival)     33
Breaking Away: (Most businesses begin as partnerships and, like most marriages, most end in divorce)     45
Secret Weapons: (Who to turn to when you need advice)     57
The Comeback: (Overcoming the day my business almost died)     71
Creative Recruiting & Retention: (How to recruit and keep your best people)     89
Back to School: (Getting more education can be an incredibly profitable experience)     115
Honesty, Integrity and Ethics: (There is a right way to run a business)     125
Giving Back: (A business is not only about making money it is about giving back to the community)     133
Afterword: Keep Swinging     143
Acknowledgements     151
About the Authors     155
Index     1

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