Your Product Isn't What You Think It Is
Getting Past What's Holding You Back
I believe there are 5 critical traits to success as a small business person. They are: Drive, Risk Tolerance, Salesmanship, Financial Savvy, and Constant Creativity.
Blinding Them With Science (and Production!)
Everyone says they want to make positive changes. Few will actually do it. Why? Three reasons: laziness, fear, or an inability to let go of negativity from their past.
Success, Salesmanship, and Your ReInvention
Agriculture is speaking two languages to our customers that just don’t resonate:
PRODUCTION, which they don't care about, and SCIENCE, which they don’t comprehend.
My Niece, Lady Gaga, and the Talent Myth
There’s an old saying among peddlers, “If nobody sells, a terrible thing happens: Nothing.”
Time for an Airline ReInvention
I watched the Super Bowl with my 26 year old niece, Bethany, who couldn’t believe I was actually interested in the halftime show.
Why “Feed the 9” Doesn’t Add Up
As a frequent flyer for over two decades, Damian Mason offers recommendations for those whose business is flying those who fly for business.
3 Things More Important to Your Business (and Life) than the Election
"Feed the 9" is a catchy phrase, but Damian Mason explains why Agriculture should drop the slogan.
Taking a Disruptive Pivot from Business Buzzwords
It’s been a month since the very interesting election of 2016. Since then, you’ve seen every media talking head tell you what this election means. Too many business people buy into the hype, convinced their enterprise will be greatly impacted by who occupies the Oval Office.
POST ELECTION THOUGHTS FOR AGRICULTURE #5 OF 5 | FLY OVER COUNTRY
Taking a Disruptive Pivot From Business Buzzwords – Business Buzzwords are Bullshit.
In my prior life, I was a political comedian. It was my job to pore over news and observe current events then comment comedically. Sadly, there’s nothing funny about the huge disconnect between urban elitists along with the DC establishment and those of us in rural America.