Establishing Your Niche

We have all heard people talk about developing a niche market but what does that mean and how do you go about the process? John Arnold, Executive Coach and Partner of The Human Capital Group, talks with Mountaintop University Public Presence students and answers questions on niche marketing and the… Read More!

Do Ethics Really Exist?

We often talk of ethics. Whether held in common with a group or individually as one who marches to a different drummer, are basic principles of right or good conduct. Whether one shares the ethics or customs of one's business associates or not, it is important to know what they… Read More!

Trying Harder

There is always someone who tries harder. Do you believe that statement? No other ingredient is more important to your success than effort. There is always someone stronger, faster, smarter and better looking. That's a statistical certainty unless you happen to be Superman or Wonder Woman. But no one needs… Read More!

The Magic Pill

Unfortunately, there are too many people who are still looking for the "magic pill" that will produce instant success, whether that be as a salesperson, engineer, manager or business owner. I know many successful people, buy I don't know a single one who hasn't paid his/her "dues" in order to… Read More!

Commitment Requires Passion

Ask almost any owner or executive from the corner mom and pop newsstand to the Fortune 100 CEO if he or she is committed to creating an innovative product or customer experience and you will hear a resounding "yes!" from all. Then why is it that there are only a… Read More!

Daniel Burrus Welcome to Mountaintop!

Business Strategist, Futurist, International Keynote Speaker and Author of The New York Times and Wall Street Journal best-selling book: Flash Foresight: How To See The Invisible and Do The Impossible You can connect with Daniel on Mountaintop University - where you can check out great articles and tips on all… Read More!

Are You The Disrupter or the Disrupted?

Thanks to advances is processing power, storage, and bandwidth, our devices are getting exponentially smarter each year. For example, a data processing task that would have taken two days to complete in 2010 now takes just 10 minutes. That's powerful! As a result, our smart phones and tablets are getting… Read More!