Tag Archives: leadership

Building a Sense of Community at Work

A sense of community is well regarded as an important component in any organization’s continued success. Whether you are a small business owner, administrator of a non-profit, or an entrepreneur running an online business, you no doubt are working with some sort of team. Regardless… Continue reading

Craft Business Priorities that Resonate

As a business leader, how much thought do you give to setting business priorities? To craft priorities that propel your business forward, consider (1) the purpose you are trying to achieve—why you are initiating the goal, (2) the resources –financial and human capital—you have available,… Continue reading

Your Work Habits Influence Your Success

There is no doubt that running a business includes a certain level of stress. Keeping customers happy, workers happy, a positive cash flow, all the while trying to expand the business, are challenging on any given day. Did you know that your daily work habits… Continue reading

5 Mistakes to Avoid If You Want a Thriving Business

Building and maintaining a thriving business is challenging, to say the least.  With so many decisions to make, a business owner is bound to make an occasional mistake.  We know that “measuring twice and cutting once” is important advice we learned from tradesmen.  It means… Continue reading

Building an Achievement Plan for Your Business

Building an achievement plan for your business provides wonderful benefits. Setting goals and determining how the goals will be met takes tactical decisions. When you have an achievement plan in place, you will find that you have more clarity, direction and focus to complete tasks… Continue reading

4 Ways to Build Quality Business Relationships

How important are business relationships?  As an entrepreneur, you started this business to use your talents to serve others and make money.  What have you built so far?  What’s your most important asset? The capital equipment you installed, or intellectual property you designed?  Your annual… Continue reading

Defining the Purpose for Your Business

When starting a business, an entrepreneur answers two important questions.  What is the problem that I can solve for my customers?  And second, how can I make a profit?  Defining the purpose for your business is addressed after you answer the first two questions.  It… Continue reading

5 Daily Habits Successful Leaders Embrace

As a leader, your daily habits are critical to your success.  If you have set goals that you wish to achieve, which I expect you have, then the daily activities become the vehicle to get you there.  Your goal-getting formula can be described as the… Continue reading

3 Ways to Effectively Leverage Your Time

As an entrepreneur, how do you effectively leverage your time?  Time is a fleeting commodity that once gone, can never be replaced.  The challenge with managing time is that it requires continuous monitoring and self-discipline, but more importantly time management must be goal driven.  Understanding… Continue reading

Embracing the Entrepreneurial Spirit

The entrepreneurial spirit is one of the most successful perspectives you can embrace as a business leader, who is looking to develop a long-term company success story.  Entrepreneurs think and behave in ways that provides them with the leverage to create, maintain and expand their… Continue reading