Growing a Franchise

Growing a franchise company is not easy. From the initial launch of a company to hundreds of franchised locations around the country, this is a special entrepreneurial story. Scott Walker and his family founded Screenmobile in 1980 in their garage in Glendora,...

The American Dream is NOT Dead

“The American Dream is dead” were the words said to me by a 50-year-old entrepreneur in talking about Millennials and Generation Z.  Thom Singer disagreed. In episode 444 or the “Cool Things Entrepreneurs Do” podcast Thom shares his opinions of...

Krystal Luxury Transportation

Antonio Grahm and Daniel Cline are the co-founders of Krystal Luxury Transportation, in Austin, Texas. Check out episode 443 of the “Cool Things Entrepreneurs Do” podcast to hear their story of entrepreneurship. Krystal is a family and friends owned and...

Conference Season

The Spring is time for live events. If you are in business, the odds are you will be attending meetings in your industry sometime soon.  Local events for groups like a chamber of commerce or national multi-day conventions seem to all clump in the fall and spring...

WTF?! (Willing to Fail) with Brian Scudamore

Brian Scudamore is the founder and CEO of 1-800-GOT-JUNK?. He is also the author of “WTF?! (Willing to Fail): How Failure Can Be Your Key to Success” Brian started his business in Vancouver, Canada at the age of 18, and later went on to...

Live Your Dream

While at the SXSW Conference in Austin, Texas, Thom Singer had the chance to meet author and speaker Laura Gassner Otting (author of Limitless: How to Ignore Everybody, Carve Your Own Path, and Live Your Best Life).  She started her SXSW presentation with a powerful...