Tag Archives: process improvement

Operational Efficiency Starts with Tracking the Procedures

Having well-designed procedures builds operational efficiency and offers a huge benefit to any business. When performing tasks, people develop a specific way that they do things. The way that things are done become operational systems. Operational efficiency and effectiveness improve when you document the workflow… Continue reading

Operational effectiveness is the secret sauce for growing your business

As a business grows, its operational efficiency becomes increasingly critical.  Successful operational effectiveness is demonstrated through the adoption of work systems designed to get the work done with metrics reporting their outcomes.  The reason that creating well documented systems is so important is that the… 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

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

Effective Time Management: Avoiding the Tyranny of the Urgent

For better time management, we suggest using a tool from Stephen Covey.  He was an American educator, author and business consultant, most notably known for his time management strategies.   His Time Management Matrix focuses on two key dimensions:  1) urgency and (2) importance of… Continue reading

Staying Motivated: Follow These 4 Steps

Motivation isn’t magic. There is no wand that can be waved, but I have crafted a solution. Actually it’s a four step solution. Four steps, that when followed, can help you maintain a positive attitude and move closer to reaching your finish line. Step One:… Continue reading

Documenting Business Operating Procedures

Writing your business procedures is probably the least glamourous part of the business, but it may be one of the most essential. Having a written document that outlines, step-by-step, how you do stuff can save your business time, money, and add value to your bottom… Continue reading

Creating a Human Resources Management System

If you are looking to build and expand your business, then you need to build a team of capable individuals to make that happen.  This is the Human Resources function of your business.  To effectively manage your talent, we utilize our Human Resources Management System.… Continue reading

Virtual HR Management

As a business owner, you are busy overseeing the growth and development of the company.  With growth comes hiring and managing staff.  Let us lend a hand as your HR management solution.  The current  Human Resources function within organizations is rapidly changing.  As business owners… Continue reading

Necessary Employment Manuals

Employment manuals are essential for the success of any business. They need to be current and updated with the latest government regulations.  Not only are these the best insurance policy you can have in order to legally protect your organization against any non-compliance HR issues… Continue reading