5 Reasons Why an Entrepreneur is like a Jazz Musician

Recently I saw Eric Marienthal perform in an informal jazz session with other musicians, and I began to think about the similarities between a jazz musician and an entrepreneur. Jazz is visionary and demands cutting edge performances; a successful session requires leadership, collaboration, and nimble thinking. Musicians must often shift course on a moment’s notice.…

How to Master Anything

If you’re an entrepreneur, the learning never stops. But why should it? Most professions require ongoing coursework–think doctors, real estate agents, accountants–but it’s easy to overlook the mastery of new skills when the wolf is at the door. But perhaps that’s precisely the problem. New skills bring fresh perspective, as well as new talents we…

Book Club Discussion Questions for Scent of Triumph

For those who are active in Book Clubs, here’s one of the most popular posts from my Goodreads Blog: Created especially for Book Club members, a list of ten questions is included in the back of Scent of Triumph. These questions are designed to facilitate book club discussions. I’ve also prepared an Aromatrack list for…