About philsherwood

I own a software company that I started in 1994. We develop and market accounting software for the oil & gas industry.

Reading As An Entrepreneur

I've just finished a seven-part series reviewing the non-fiction books I read in 2017. You can read those posts by following these links: Part One  - The Millionaire Booklet and Finish Part Two - The Code of the Extraordinary Mind and DOTCOM Secrets Part Three - Smarter, Faster, Better and The Coaching Habit Part Four [...]

By | 2018-04-04T09:19:12+00:00 April 4th, 2018|Advice, Books, Mindset|0 Comments

Ranking The Books I Read in 2017 – Part One

I have a goal every year to at least read one non-fiction book a month. I know, that isn't a very high goal, but you have to start somewhere, right?  Of all the habits of high performers, especially in business, reading it the one habit that they all have in common. The top-performing CEOs read [...]

By | 2018-03-18T21:47:16+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Books|Comments Off on Ranking The Books I Read in 2017 – Part One

This One Thing Is Required For Success

I turned 57 this past week. It seems like just yesterday that my Dad was running up and down the sidewalk banging on the windows yelling "It's a boy! It's a boy!". As I grew and went from crawling to walking, I was always being encouraged. "You can do it! Walk to Momma. Come on! [...]

By | 2017-11-06T12:55:53+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Advice, Mindset|1 Comment

Change Your Focus, Change Your Life

How do you describe life? What word picture comes to mind when you think of your life? The words you use have meaning and that meaning defines how you perceive things to be. Here are some examples. Maybe you can relate to one of them. None of them are right or wrong but it's good [...]

By | 2017-10-04T11:27:13+00:00 October 4th, 2017|Mindset|Comments Off on Change Your Focus, Change Your Life