Entrepreneurs' Tool Kit:

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This free tool kit includes resources and templates to assist any type of business with Recruiting, Budgeting and Reporting, and Standard Operating Procedures.

Entrepreneurs' Library:

2-29-12 Elastic Enterprise (thumbnail)The Elastic Enterprise

This is a must read innovation book and the secret to success in the modern and fast changing business

The E-Myth BookThe E-Myth

Why Most Small Businesses Don’t Work and What to Do About It. — Michael Gerber

Idea Virus BookUnleashing the Ideavirus

Seth Godin’s 3rd and most important work.

1solutionThe 1% Solution

Tom Connellan found three things at the core of that 1% difference – three things you can use to become a top level performer.

fast_eat_slowIt’s Not the Big That Eat the Small…It’s the Fast That Eat the Slow

How to Use Speed as a Competitive Tool in Business – Jason Jennings

Entrepreneurs' News:

Rodger Ford’s Teams Win Big in the Arena and in Business

Success is the achievement of something desired, planned or attempted. In this case, herding cows in less time than their competitors during three event rounds is what success looks like in this case. And that is exactly what Rodger Ford and his team accomplished at the 2013 Reno Rodeo

001Resuscitating the Artificial Heart: Michael Gerber’s Heart to Heart Interview with Rodger Ford

The principle is to begin any enterprise with a solid system foundation or platform which allows ordinary people to become extraordinarily successful.

6-14-12 Rodger at AG- Fathers Day -EMyth.png.jpgE-Myth Principles Create Success for AlphaGraphics, Anthem Equity Group, SynCardia, EasyCare, and Many Others

Many companies exist today whose origins and longevity can be traced to the original release of Michael E. Gerber’s mega-blockbuster, The E-Myth: Why Most Businesses Don’t Work and What To Do About It. Perhaps no other book in history has impacted the economy so significantly. “The book and the teachings of Michael E. Gerber became the platform reference for the evolution of AlphaGraphics Print Shops of the Future,” says Rodger Ford, who subsequently created, Anthem Equity Group, PetsHotel (housed within PetsMart) and transformed SynCardia (the world’s only artificial heart) and many others.

michael_gerberWSJ asked entrepreneurs which self-help books helped them get their businesses off the ground or run them more smoothly

There are countless self-help books aimed at budding entrepreneurs. But which of them have actually helped people start or improve an enterprise? We asked business owners and educators for the books that have given them the best advice… WSJ asked entrepreneurs which self-help books helped them get their businesses off the ground or run them […]