John Brubaker

John Brubaker

Performance Consultant, Speaker & Award-Winning Author
John Brubaker is a nationally renowned performance consultant, speaker and award-winning author. Using a multi-disciplinary approach, Coach Bru helps organizations and individuals turn their potential into performance.
Crowdfunding in the Days Before Kickstarter
Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding in the Days Before Kickstarter

The act of raising money is nothing new. And on some days, it can feel like you're running a marathon naked.
The 10 Most Important Minutes of Your Team's Day
Productivity

The 10 Most Important Minutes of Your Team's Day

March Madness serves as an excellent reminder to the value of the huddle. For one company, it has become an invaluable way to start and end the day.
2 Phrases You Must Eliminate From Your Vocabulary Immediately
Entrepreneur Mindset

2 Phrases You Must Eliminate From Your Vocabulary Immediately

When others label us, we start to label ourselves. Don't diminish yourself and your contribution to the world around you.
Why You Should Polarize Your Client Base Just Like an Online Dating Site
Customer Loyalty

Why You Should Polarize Your Client Base Just Like an Online Dating Site

Sites such as Farmers Only and Christian Mingle have a customer filter built right into the names.
What a DJ and a Rapping Cowboy Can Teach You About Branding
Branding

What a DJ and a Rapping Cowboy Can Teach You About Branding

Just like in the entertainment industry, you're either different or you're invisible.
To Achieve Your Best Results, Put on Blinders
Entrepreneur Mindset

To Achieve Your Best Results, Put on Blinders

We are all performers and we have to get to the point where we just run our race against no one but ourselves.
5 Ways to Boost Your Confidence, Your Most Valuable Business Asset
Confidence

5 Ways to Boost Your Confidence, Your Most Valuable Business Asset

In entrepreneurship, the biggest thing we often find ourselves unprepared for is failure.
Why You Should Run Your Business Like Bill Belichick
Sports

Why You Should Run Your Business Like Bill Belichick

The New England Patriots coach seeks like-minded players who share the team's core values.
This Strategy, Used by the Red Sox, Can Elevate You Above the Competition
Customer Feedback

This Strategy, Used by the Red Sox, Can Elevate You Above the Competition

What can you do to avoid the trap of a price war? One simple thing: hit the road and gather customer feedback.
How History and Adversity Pushed an Entrepreneur to Shark Tank Success
Creativity

How History and Adversity Pushed an Entrepreneur to Shark Tank Success

The creator of a tool that teaches people to play guitar took advantage of a moment of creativity that resulted from hard circumstances.
Forget Big Goals. Take Baby Steps for Small, Daily Wins.
Goals

Forget Big Goals. Take Baby Steps for Small, Daily Wins.

Looking at the big picture and all the phases involved can be daunting. Use this strategy instead.
This Four-Letter Word Can Change Your Perspective and Lead You to Win
Entrepreneur Mindset

This Four-Letter Word Can Change Your Perspective and Lead You to Win

It seems that when you only seek to be successful, you fail. A shift in mindset can make all the difference.
Advice From a Recovering Workaholic: Make a Shift to 'Less Is More'
Work-Life Balance

Advice From a Recovering Workaholic: Make a Shift to 'Less Is More'

After taking a flamethrower to the candle led to a forced career change, I learned a very important lesson.
Give the Gift of Your Presence
Entrepreneur Mindset

Give the Gift of Your Presence

An artisan-based business in a small town provides a great lessons that would benefit any entrepreneur.
Lessons From a Country Music Duo to Make Your Business 'Big & Rich'
Customer Experience

Lessons From a Country Music Duo to Make Your Business 'Big & Rich'

Professional musicians give inspiring performances. Successful entrepreneurs do the same thing.