innovation insights logoCan Apple’s Interactive Digital Music Solution Refresh the Music Industry?
Published March 17, 2015, Innovation Insights



Inc. logo5 Critical Lessons in Mergers and Acquisitions From the Apple-Beats Deal
Published March 13, 2015, Inc.



Inc. logoKnow When to Hold ‘Em, Fold ‘Em, and Walk Away in a Business Deal
Published February 6, 2015, Inc.



Inc. logo6 Surefire Tactics That Will Ignite Client Referrals
Published January 15, 2015, Inc.




Inc. logoJust Because You Have 500+ Connections Doesn’t Mean Your Network Is Healthy
Published January 9, 2015, Inc.




12 Affirmations For The Struggling Entrepreneurlinked In
Published December 15, 2014, LinkedIn Articles





Inc. logoHow Writing a Book Can Advance Your Career
Published December 12, 2014, Inc.




huffington post logo5 Reasons Developing Confidence Is Critical to Your Success
Published December 5, 2014, The Huffington Post




huffington post logo4 Things You Can Do to Personalize Your Brand Like the Celebs
Published December 4, 2014, The Huffington Post




Inc. logo5 Simple Steps to Schedule Your Week for Business and Personal Success
Published December 1, 2014, Inc.




Inc. logoThe 4 Most Important Reasons You Need to Become a Mentor
Published November 20, 2014, Inc.




linked In5 Conversation Tools For Nurturing Your Relationship With A Mentor
Published November 17, 2014, LinkedIn Articles




Inc. logoThe Ultimate Entrepreneur Pep Talk: 4 Important Affirmations for Any Innovator
Published November 11, 2014, Inc.




Inc. logoHow to Create Your Own Industry to Fit Your Strengths
Published November 7, 2014, Inc.




Inc. logo4 Ways to Make the Most of Your Mentor-Mentee Relationship
Published October 31, 2014, Inc.




linked In9 Ways to Make a Lasting Impression at Your First Conference
Published October 27, 2014, LinkedIn Articles





Inc. logoTurn Up Your Volume: 5 Big Moves Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Music Moguls
Published October 24, 2014, Inc.




Inc. logoThe Ultimate Guide to Delegating (for Entrepreneurs Who Hate Delegating)
Published October 17, 2014, Inc.




linked InThe Secret Weapon of Billionaire CEOs and Other Wildly Successful People
Published October 10, 2014, LinkedIn Articles





Inc. logo9 Ways to Make a Lasting Impression at Your First Conference
Published October 3, 2014, Inc.




Inc. logoThe Super Connector’s Guide to Making Powerful Business Introductions
Published September 26, 2014, Inc.




Inc. logo3 Essential Steps to Creating a Successful Personal Growth Plan
Published September 19, 2014, Inc.




linked InMusic and Your Brand: Five Ways to Tune Your Demographic In With the Right Band
Published September 15, 2014, LinkedIn Articles




Inc. logoHow to Harness Power Like a Celebrity
Published September 11, 2014, Inc.




linked InStar-Struck: Tapping into the Power of a Celebrity Speaker
Published September 8, 2014, LinkedIn Articles





Inc. logoHow to Make Money By Talking to Cool People
Published September 5, 2014, Inc.



linked InOnly the Good Die Young: Robin Williams & Other Creative Geniuses Taken Too Soon
Published August 16, 2015, LinkedIn Articles




Forbes5 Conversation Tools For Nurturing Your Relationship With A Mentor
Published July 29, 2014, Forbes




Kick-Finishing: The Next Big Thing in Promotionlinked In
Published June 29, 2014, LinkedIn Articles





linked InWhy Apple’s Beats Acquisition May Be Its Smartest Move Yet
Published June 9, 2014, LinkedIn Articles





linked InHow Your Brand Can Rock the Socks Off A Music Festival
Published May 21, 2014, LinkedIn Articles





ForbesDear HBO, Please Keep ‘Silicon Valley’ Real
Published May 7, 2014, Forbes




Fast-Company-logo3 Seemingly Obvious Tech Mergers We’re Still Waiting For
Published May 5, 2014, Fast Company







Entrepreneur logo4 Steps to Ace an Early-Adopter Culture
Published March 12, 2014, Entrepreneur




linked InHow to Vet a Crowded Industry for Hidden Innovation Opportunities
Published March 11, 2014, LinkedIn Articles





Forbes4 Tech Dinosaurs That Will Finally Die in 2015
Published February 27, 2014, Forbes




linked In5 Unlikely Music Legends With Great Advice for Entrepreneurs
Published February 25, 2014, LinkedIn Articles





linked InThe Secret to Becoming a Super Connector
Published, January 28, 2014, LinkedIn Articles





hrcomlogo7 Best Employee Holiday Gifts of 2013
Featured in, Published December 23, 2013, Author: Ryan O’Connell



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How to Create a Personalized Solution that is Insanely Profitable
Published December 11, 2013, Yahoo! Voices




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of a Celebrity Speaker
Published November 12, 2013, Event Manger’s Blog
3 Tips For CEOs Who Want To Write A Book
Published October 18, 2013,





cvent logoHow a Celebrity Will Rock Your Event,
Published September 13, 2013, Cvent



SteamFeed-Timeline-Logo-300x135Tech’s Bringing Sexy back: taking Advantage of Technology’s New Image
Published August 18, 2013, Steam Feed



Marketing pros logoMusic and Your Brand: Five Ways to Tune Your Demographic In With the Right Band
Published August 8, 2013, Marketing Pros




killer start ups logoYour First Idea Might Just Be the Right One
Published August 7, 2013, KillerStartups



Addicted2Success-Logo-201312 Affirmations For The Struggling Entrepreneur
Published August 2, 2013, Addicted2Success




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Why You Should Learn From Steve Jobs, Not Idolize Him
Published July 22, 2013, Young Entrepreneurs





The Washington PostHow to Land (and Rock) Meetings with Potential Big Business Partners
Published May 20, 2013, The Washington Post





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Published May 19, 2013, Guardian Media

Featured in Guardian Media, Trinidad and Tobago,”Digital Distribution Dilemma”
Published May 14, 2013, Guardian Media




Tech Cocktail logoWhat Your Startup Can Learn from Spotify’s Success
Published April 8, 2013, Tech Cocktail



Featured in Entreprenista, “Interview: Kelli Richards, of The All Access Group”

Published March 15, 2013, Entreprenista





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Published March 3, 2013, Business Insider



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Published January 24, 2013, YFS Magazine




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