FAST COMPANY: Where do you get advice?
JEFF CONNALLY: A palm reader, maybe a Ouiji board--how about fortune cookies? No, it's your inner circle. If you don't have a group of folks that challenge you, bring you different perspectives on the world, the market you're in, the ways about attacking that market, you need to find a new group of advisers.
When Wishes Become Lessons
Jeff Connally is a professor of entrepreneurism at the Acton School of Business in Austin, Texas and the owner, president and CEO of CMIT Solutions, a leading provider of information technology (IT) professional services and products to small businesses.