6 tips to stay motivated in business – and refresh your focus

Not much has changed in the past few years.  You’re stuck in a rut, repeating your routine, doing the same thing week in, week out.  You’re so busy with these tedious tasks that you rarely find time to innovate, create, learn something new, or take a work break. Then the negative thoughts start to set Read More >>

5 ways to empower your team

Whether you have a team of employees, or rely on a network of supply partners to get things done for your customers, you need to empower them to help you actively grow your business. Small business owners often tell me the hardest thing is finding the right people. But I’d like to challenge that assumption. Read More >>

How to stop procrastinating and start succeeding

We all procrastinate, putting things off until tomorrow, then the next day, then the next.  But if you’re avoiding important tasks and missing deadlines, your productivity and business can suffer. That sounds serious.  So if there’s something you’ve been avoiding (and you can’t simply outsource it), what can you do? Try these tips: 1. Stick Read More >>

How to boost your productivity

It is a truth universally acknowledged that small business owners are busy. If you feel like you could work 24 hours a day and still not get it all done, you’re not alone. Aside from the actual business itself, you might be juggling staff management and payroll, invoices, inventory, leasing, administration and marketing. But what Read More >>