Brian Ford (Street Articles Author)
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Hi! My name is Brian and I enjoy helping people with business growth and in life. I help business owners and entrepreneurs stabilize and grow their businesses through strategies that are simple to implement. My belief is that we are all here to help others but that we do it in unique ways. This is why I love what I do.

Everyday I get to see the heart of different business owners and entrepreneurs. My goal is to help uncover hidden challenges that can hinder growth in their business and in life. I am a business coach and consultant that enjoys watching growth happen in people and the businesses that they run.

I am the author of the upcoming book "How to be PurposeFULL in Life, Family and Business." If you would like a free "Business Breakthrough" Session, then please go to http://blessedwithbusinessgrowth.com and set up an appointment.

The Mentoring Perspective
January is “Mentoring Month” and tomorrow, January 9th, is “I Am A Mentor” Day. So I wanted to share some insight on the impactful nature of a mentoring relationship. I have been both a mentee and a mentor. I can tell you from personal experience the power these relationships hold.…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jan 08, 2014  
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Fear Has No Direction
Have you ever gone into a haunted house? Like a really scary one? The kind that make you not want to take another step forward because you don’t know what’s around the next bend? You’d rather turn and run through the areas that you’ve already gone through because you know…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jan 06, 2014  
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What I Have Learned In My First Year Of Marriage
My wife and I celebrated 1 year of marriage today, January 5, 2014. It has been an amazing year filled with many different stories. The beautiful thing about this year is that we made it and we are even stronger because we have grown in so many different ways. I…
By:  in  Relationships  >  Anniversaries   Jan 06, 2014  
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January is National Mentoring Month
It’s the beginning of a new year and you are in the process of starting your resolutions. Here’s a great way to up the ante. Be a mentor! Yes, you can do it! There are so many things that happen when you decide to share your time with someone that…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jan 02, 2014  
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What Is Your Foundation for the New Year?
At the beginning of every year there are people that start out on the right path. Then there are those that begin to sink before they even get out of the gate. I could write for days on the reasons that there is a difference between the two, but I…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Religion   Dec 30, 2013  
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Opportunity Keeps Knocking
I think we have all been there. We have the opportunity to do something special or important for our future and we put it off. I know I’ve been there. Opportunity has knocked on my door plenty of times, but I’m sure his arms grew tired because I refused to…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Dec 29, 2013  
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Time to Focus for 2014
As the end of the year becomes more of a reality, there are so many things that we need to do to make next year great. Many people begin the year with the right intention, but by the time that February and March roll around mediocrity has crushed our attempt…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Inspirational   Dec 27, 2013  
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Christmas is Code for More Christ
I love wordplay and language. It amazes me how many different ways a word can be used to create a connection or emotion between people. It can be stories that we share or words we use to express how we feel. People have been drawn to stories forever and the…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Holidays   Dec 24, 2013  
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Pockets Don't Have Ears!
There is a HUGE deficiency in the amount of business owners and entrepreneurs that are successful and not successful. There is always a learning curve when starting out in business. It doesn’t matter if you have a PhD or a high school education. The learning curve is the same. There…
By:  in  Business  >  Consulting   Dec 13, 2013  
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Distractions Kill Achievement
What’s stopping you from achieving more? For some it’s fear, for others it’s self-sabotage and even those that rise above these can get knocked by distractions. So Subtle… Have you ever noticed how subtle distractions can be? I believe all people are basically good. There are few people that will…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Achievement   Dec 12, 2013  
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