Steven Kaufman

Steven Kaufman

Finance Enthusiast

Steven Kaufman, CPA, MsEDE, is a finance enthusiast and the founder and Chief Acceleration Officer of Zeus Trust Company, which operates a real estate crowdfunding platform under the brand ZeusCrowdFunding.com, and a long-term lending platform under the brand Zeus Mortgage Bank. Kaufman is frequently interviewed on current financial markets by local and national news organizations such as FOX, ABC, CBS, CNN and Bloomberg. He completed the Strategic Marketing Management Program at Harvard Business School and has a master's degree in economic development and entrepreneurship from the University of Houston.

 

7 Signs It's Time to Transition From Employee to Entrepreneur
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7 Signs It's Time to Transition From Employee to Entrepreneur

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6 Concepts Your Millennial Employees Wish You Understood

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5 Proven Ways to Turn Failure into Success

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7 Reasons Why Too Much Optimism Is Bad for Business

As Nelson Mandela said, 'The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.'
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A Cheat Sheet to Productivity Hacks for Entrepreneurs
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A Cheat Sheet to Productivity Hacks for Entrepreneurs

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