Warning: Your Secrets May Not Be Secrets Much Longer

Irvine CA…. Are Your Secrets Still Secret? “Hackers target startups that secure early-stage funding. Some startups are detecting heightened cyberattacks just after they raise Series A funding.” According to recent reports from the Wall Street Journal. Business leaders tend to disregard this kind of news because their IT people are telling them, “We’ve got it covered.”  […]

David Stelzl Reflecting on Father’s Day

On my bulletin board above my desk I have a card I received from one of the many home school conferences I’ve attended.  It lists a set of goals for fathers… in summary here are some helpful things to have in front of you if you are a father… 1. Respond lovingly and wisely to […]

Educating Business Leaders

Getting to the right people is the key to finding new opportunity…and yesterday’s educational event was a great example.  We had about 50 business leaders running a  variety of SMB businesses including wealth management, personal safety, software development, and many more.  I delivered an updated review of major security trends along with concepts from by […]

Raising Entrepreneurs – Thinking Outside the Box

Last night I had the privilege of  presenting new material on Entrepreneurial Thinking to a group of fathers and young men (mostly college age).  I thought it might be helpful to post a few comments to keep the learning process going: 1. Andrew Carnegie (in the early 1900s) wrote: Capitalists need compliant workers…willing to work […]

Raising Entrepreneurs: All About Cookies

I am focused on entrepreneurship!  When my wife and I first started homeschooling our children we caught the vision for a different kind of education.  One that would build the not-so-academic side of those we are raising, but still equip them with the essential reading, writing, and arithmetic skills needed to succeed. My schooling history […]

Where PowerPoint Shines

Where does PowerPoint Shine?  I use it when speaking to large audiences, educational marketing events, or going through the details of a project plan for a larger group. In the first case, slides can be used as long as you don’t lean on them.  They provide a backdrop to you as a speaker.  This is […]