Cracking the Start-Up Code

Sam Cibrone

Busting the Five Business Growth Myths


Creating the right mindset first is critical to ensure a successful start-up and successfully grow a business. Through years of experience starting and growing small businesses Sam Cibrone has found five myths that can limit growth or even cause start-ups to fail. Cracking the Start-Up Code debunks these myths and shows you how to create a mindset of confidence, determination, and strength that allows you to implement the process of successfully starting a small business. You will gain confidence and be ready to act after debunking these myths.

Sam Cibrone

SAM CIBRONE is a business owner, business coach, and speaker. As a business professional, he has spent the last twenty-three years starting and growing small businesses. Sam has started and grown five successful small businesses and has coached four companies in business growth. An adjunct professor for over fifteen years, he has taught live training courses on “Starting a Small Business.” Sam lives and works out of St. Pete Beach, Florida, so he can spend his free time playing beach volleyball and traveling with his wife and two children.

Praise for Cracking the Start-Up Code

“Sam Cibrone’s first hand experience of starting and growing multiple small successful businesses, and what he learned through this process, has been distilled into five easily understood but powerful lessons. Great preparation for beginning your own exciting adventure of business ownership!”

Dave Zillig

Founder/Owner Dazser Corporation, Four Time Inc 500 Winner

“Sam is one of the few authors and presenters I’ve met who is able to get to the heart of what is important quickly, and explain the point so clearly that you can’t miss it! This book is a must read for anyone thinking about starting a business.”

Deb Brown Maher

Sales Coach, Author of "Sell Like Jesus: 7 Characteristics of Christ for Ethical Sales"

“Cracking the Start-up Code provides a clear blueprint for those who possess entrepreneurial spirit but fear the process.The simplicity and clarity of the concepts provide accessibility for all those who may lack the confidence to formulate and execute a business plan.”

Gary Larkin

English Professor, Head Women’s Volleyball Coach, Hillsborough Community College