Scott Winterroth

Monthly Archives: July 2016

It’s not what; but why…

I stumbled upon this great TED Talk from Simon Sinek from 2009 regarding How Great Leaders Inspire Action. It’s my “Nugget of the Week” because Sinek has some very valid points. Consumers don’t buy what you make; they buy into why you make it. His example of Dell Computer’s failed attempt at making an MP3… Continue Reading

No one will really know about your failures; only your wins

via GIPHY   Continuing on with my unintended Shark Tank theme and since I just finished Mark Cuban’s book, How to Win at the Sport of Business, I’m feeling a bit inspired. Mr. Cuban emphases about how winning required a lot of reading and consuming information. Books, magazines, blogs, software manuals, etc. and the willingness… Continue Reading

Herjavec’s 10 Rules

Herjavec’s 10 Rules

Happened to stumble upon a couple of interviews with Robert Herjavec. You make know of him from the hit ABC TV show Shark Tank, but long story short he is an immigrant rags-to-riches success story and the founder of a Canadian tech company. Within his 10-rules to success video, Herjavec outlines the following: Be Great at One… Continue Reading

My favorite social media platform is…

My favorite social media platform is…

I was invited to attend the Chicago Industry Xchange conference held in collaboration between the various local meetings and events professional chapters.  Great event held in the Grand Ballroom at Navy Pier.    The programming focus was on technology and social media with a keynote presentation lead by Phillipe Cesson. Followed by a panel discussion… Continue Reading