Steve Baker

Steve Baker is a founder of successful businesses and a business advisor with a passion for every phase of business cycle from startup to exit He’s also a public speaker and author of "Pushing Water Uphill With a Rake," as well as an avid poor golfer. He welcomes your comments and e-mails at steve@PushingWater.com  and invites you to visit his website www.PushingWater.com
 

Articles by Steve Baker

More on how POE can supercharge your marketing
How one small business does it

Edgar Allan Poe can supercharge your marketing
Get the most bang for your marketing bucks

How Edgar Allan Poe can supercharge your marketing
Here are three ways

“Moneyball”: Lessons from the baseball world
A movie that could help your business have a winning season

To succeed in business, take off that hat!
Hat rack management can hinder your growth

Your business needs a good SWOT
Here's a great analytical tool to help you succeed

Your next business may be hiding in plain sight
Here's the latest winner of my "Duh, Why Didn't I See That?" award

Your next business may be hiding in plain sight
Here's the latest winner of my "Duh, Why Didn't I See That?" award

Top three tips for finding the best employees
It's about who they are, not just what they can do

Got economic development ideas?
Our citizens' innovation task force wants them

My first Father’s Day without Dad
Gone, but never forgotten

The best cure for a hangover is….
Valuable info just in time for New Year's Eve

The 13 rules for a successful think-tank
How to keep a brainstorm from becoming a drizzle

Absurd ideas create success
But first, you may have to retrain your brain

Your baby’s ugly… and you’ve got bad breath
Just because you thought of it doesn't mean your product or service is perfect

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