Written by Jeff Reid, Incubator Director of the WT Enterprise Center. For more information about the WT Enterprise Center visit www.IncubationWorks.com. A couple of weeks ago my wife sent me an article from the Gallup Business Journal entitled “What Drives Entrepreneurs to Win?”.  The article concludes by identifying ten functional demands that seem to be universal with successful entrepreneurs.  They are:  1) knowing your personal brand, 2) a willingness to take on challenges 3) thinkingRead More
Written by Jody Holland, CEO of Murf Systems. For more information about Jody Holland or Murf Systems visit www.murfsystems.com. To Read more blog posts from Jody Holland visit www.jodynholland.com In the long run, men hit only what they aim at. Therefore, they had better aim at something high.” – Henry David Thoreau In evaluating the success of entrepreneurs in a small “master-mind” group that I belong to, I came to the following conclusion… The people whoRead More

Managing Up

Posted by WT Enterprise Center on August 27, 2012
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Written by David Terry, Executive Director of the WT Enterprise Center. For more information about the WT Enterprise Center visit www.IncubationWorks.com.  One of the most compelling articles I’ve read recently is a timeless piece of management information written back in 2007.  The article is entitled, “The Art of Managing Up.” http://www.uthscsa.edu/gme/documents/TheArtofManagingUp.pdf Since we all have “bosses” (e.g. someone you answer to or report to, e.g. God, your team members, your customers, or your spouse), theseRead More