Brace yourselves: Brad Burton is armed with a video camera. Brad Burton, MD of national business network 4Networking, gives us a sneaky peek into his whirlwind week of speaking gigs, radio interviews, book signings and saké shots. Brad Burton bares all.
Five years ago, I was going nowhere fast. But something changed. I got off my arse.
Sometimes Brad Burton just can’t get out of bed. But this is no peace protest. As usual, the 4Networking founder is just exercising his entrepreneurial rights!
Why do so many companies make life so difficult for their customers? I see it all the time in business.
The 4Networking founder asks the all-important question: why are you running your business? Are you doing it for the money, the respect, or just for the love? Brad Burton gives his reasons for being an entrepreneur and gives himself a little pep talk in the process.
It sounds like a bad joke but believe me, the punchline is a killer lesson for businesses. I’ve just got back from a fortnight in sunny Florida. The first holiday I’ve had in five years since starting my own business. And you know what, Brad fans? It was educational to say the least.
How fantastic is technology?! Here I am, on a train, all 3G dongled up, travelling at 90 miles an hour, armed with only a Blackberry. Just amazing. It’s a changing world. My office is wherever I can get a signal and an internet connection.
Burton’s on the warpath this week. Just what has happened to good old customer service?
He’s back with his second column. Brad Burton, 4networking MD and straight-talker, flexes his opinions on the "bullsh*t" arms race, drunken business introductions and why you can never bore people into a sale.
Real Business’ newest columnist kicks off in his trademark controversial style. This week: stop belly-aching about the recession and get on with growing your business.