Glen Wakeman is the founder of LaunchPad Holdings. Their platform is to help entrepreneurs, who have an idea for a business, organize their thoughts and turn them into workable business plans. In a matter of minutes and for a well-spent one hundred dollars, entrepreneurs can turn their dream into in plan hand with the help of LaunchPad Holdings. Glen realized the importance of having a workable plan when starting a business, after seeing many good ideas fail that were presented to him, He asked himself, “Why?” He quickly realized the one thing these failed businesses had in common, they didn’t have a plan. He knew he could make a difference and help those who had these good ideas turn them into profitable businesses.
Mr. Wakeman is a natural born problem solver. Starting a company that helped solve problems made sense to him. Being a worldwide businessman gives Glen a unique perspective when it comes to doing business on a global level.
Glen shares his insights through his blog post. Many young professionals and his clients that follow him, pick up on his postings on Linked in where he shares his insights and inspires many young entrepreneurs. Mr. Wakeman is proud to be a mentor to many young executives. Many of his articles address issues such as business management, international money matter, new markets, and strategy for businesses.
“The Art of War” by Sun Tzu is one of Glen’s favorite business writings. He considers it to be a book that has proven to stand the test of time. If you want to learn about strategy, discipline, and preparation Tzu’s writings are considered among the best. Glen finds inspiration and wisdom in this book and feels to this day it is a page turner, a book worth reading.
When asked how he became profitable, Glen Wakeman, insist making a profit in a startup business can be slow. Knowing your goals and making a step by step plan will help you reach your objectives over time. Making a profit is often achieved gradually one step at a time with a well thought out plan.