Peter Gasca

Peter Gasca

Entrepreneur and Small Business Strategist

Peter Gasca is an entrepreneur, small-business consultant, author and business adjunct lecturer. He is the co-founder and CEO of Wild Creations, a specialty toy and game developer and manufacturer. Previously, Gasca had a successful career as a business-development consultant for USAID and a long career in real estate development. He is the co-author of One Million Frogs.

Entrepreneurs Should Be Prepared for the 'Zombie-Like' Apocalypse
Business Planning

Entrepreneurs Should Be Prepared for the 'Zombie-Like' Apocalypse

We are surrounded by "zombies" every day. Get you and your business ready for it with these five tips.
4 Questions to Ask When Planning Effective Customer Messages
Customer Service

4 Questions to Ask When Planning Effective Customer Messages

When it comes to communicating with your customers, just a few minutes of planning will save you time, energy and possibly, trouble, later down the line.
5 Reasons Heartbreak Is Good for Entrepreneurs
Failure

5 Reasons Heartbreak Is Good for Entrepreneurs

Like business failures, however, there is a great deal to be learned from them. Here are five reasons to get over the fear of both.
How to Find the Right Tech Talent (for the Non-Tech Entrepreneur)
Hiring

How to Find the Right Tech Talent (for the Non-Tech Entrepreneur)

Finding qualified people to work on technology development is a challenge, so follow these tips to get your process started properly.
4 Tips to Avoid the Entrepreneur's Curse
Work-Life Balance

4 Tips to Avoid the Entrepreneur's Curse

Every business owner knows about it, that constant need to think about business. How do you turn it off?
7 Enduring Leadership Lessons From 'The Daily Show's' Jon Stewart
Leadership

7 Enduring Leadership Lessons From 'The Daily Show's' Jon Stewart

As the comedian announces his departure from the hit Comedy Central show later this year, we can reflect on the valuable traits that have made him successful.
10 Tools for Smoothing the Startup Process
Startup Basics

10 Tools for Smoothing the Startup Process

From legal to branding, there is a long check list of basics for starting up but affordable tools are available every step of the way.
The 4 S's of All Startups
Startups

The 4 S's of All Startups

Considering creating a new business? If you have fleshed out these four elements, you should be ready to launch.
The Right Tools for a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign
Business Ideas

The Right Tools for a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign

A creators of a successfully-funded tool box offer tips and insights for how to launch a successful product that grabs the attention of the crowd.
How to Deliver Constructive Feedback With a 'You Suck Sandwich'
Managing Employees

How to Deliver Constructive Feedback With a 'You Suck Sandwich'

Providing criticism to a team member can be a real challenge, especially if done wrong. Here is a simple and easy to remember strategy that will help you avoid uncomfortable confrontations.
5 Reassuring Tips for Better Balancing Entrepreneurship and Parenthood
Parenting

5 Reassuring Tips for Better Balancing Entrepreneurship and Parenthood

Being a mom and dad while running a business can feel like an overwhelming and un-winnable challenge, until you consider these five things.
Productivity

5 Essential Elements of an Email That Respects People's Time

Leveraging the best communication elements can make email an incredibly valuable and useful tool in your entrepreneurial arsenal.
What Entrepreneurs Should Know About the Laws Protecting Children Online
Legal

What Entrepreneurs Should Know About the Laws Protecting Children Online

As the FTC cracks down on non-compliant businesses, understanding the importance of children's online privacy and protection is even more important for small businesses.
The Honest Truth About 5 Email Management Myths
Productivity

The Honest Truth About 5 Email Management Myths

Want to better manage your email? Stop treating it like a distraction and make it a priority.
8 Steps for Dealing With Angry Customer Complaints
Customer Service

8 Steps for Dealing With Angry Customer Complaints

How an early morning exercise session lead to a new understanding of managing aggressive feedback.