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December 10, 2013

End of the Year Analysis for your Business

Business Owners:  It’s Time to Review

With two weeks left to the year and even less of actually work days, now would be a good time to look back and review what you’ve accomplished in 2013.

July 29, 2013

Mastering Time Management Skills

“Time is Money” – Benjamin Franklin

“Time = Life, Therefore, waste your time and waste your life, or master your time and master your life.” – Alan Lakein

July 22, 2013

Give Back to your Community & It Will Give Back to You

More and more businesses these days are finding ways to give back to their community through philanthropy, through pro-bono work, through employee-volunteer incentives, or product/service donations to raise money, and increasingly finding that the more they reach out to help their communities, the more rewards they are reaping.
 

June 25, 2013

Overcoming the Fear of Public Speaking

Fear of Public Speaking – A Common Phobia

Public Speaking Anxiety, also known as, Glossophobia is much more common than you think.  An estimated 75% of all people experience some degree of anxiety/nervousness when public speaking.  Some common symptoms of this condition include:

May 23, 2013

“Good design is Good Business”

“Good design is good business” – Thomas J. Watson (former Chairman & CEO of IBM)

Whether you own a restaurant, a boutique, a second-hand shop, a retail store, hotel, bed-and-breakfast, or any commercial space where customers visit …   the way you showcase your product or service in and outside of your brick-and-mortar establishment can greatly affect your success.

April 22, 2013

Are you having fun in your Business?

Yes, it is possible to have fun, be inspired and still run a business.  How?

Sometimes we get so bogged down with the busy work of running our businesses that we forget the initial excitement and inspiration that drove to take that leap into business-ownership!  Sometimes with all the stresses, the to-do lists and the monotony we simply forget HOW to have fun.
 

April 9, 2013

Follow the Golden Rule in Business

The Golden Rule – treat others as you want to be treated – can be applied to all aspects of your life, but can also be a huge asset if you apply the ethic in your business dealings.

April 1, 2013

A Startup’s Guide to Longevity in Business

Are you a new business or have an idea for a new business?  Are you motivated to start marketing? … Excited about your idea? … Envisioning the profits rolling in?   Congratulations!  But here’s the bad news … unfortunately, the odds are not favorable for your enduring success.

March 4, 2013

How to Reduce the Stress of Running a Business

WARNING:  Running a Business induces Stress

Small to large business owners are inundated with the constant multitasking of running their businesses on a daily basis.  Every small to medium size business owners, you will wear many hats:  accounting, manager, sales, marketing & advertising, legal, business planning, technology, and don’t forget receptionist & clerical.  Many SBO’s admit to sleepless nights with thoughts racing over their business’ productivity.

February 5, 2013

Networking your Business in Person

With all the focus these days about enhancing your search engine optimization (SEO),social media marketing and enhancing your online presence, all of which are extremely instrumental in your business marketing plan, we tend to overlook the benefits of traditional face-to-face networking.   In certain communities, traditional in-person marketing can be even more beneficial since it establishes credibility and trust as well as establishing a foundation for a lasting relationship.