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Celebrating 8 Years of Blogging for Small Business Owners

Celebrating 8 Years of Blogging for Small Business Owners Wow, 8 years of blogging is a long time to be blogging! Small Business Owners need sound support, fresh ideas, for new strategies and aligned actions to achieve stronger business performance and increase their business success rate. Each week for the past 8 years, we’ve been […]

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3 point mid-quarter small business performance check-in

3 Point Mid-Quarter Small Business Performance Check-In Mid-Quarter Check-ins are one of my favorite business activities. Well, next to seeing a client’s face light-up when they understand why they’ve had a gap in their business’s performance. These check-ins allow you to identify what is impeding upon your business’s success rate. Additionally, when you do this […]

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Jump start a productive day each workday

Jump start a productive day each workday Jump start has a variety of thoughts attached to it. I typically envision cars needing a jump to start, or a defibrillator to help a person’s heart start working again. Your Small Business needs you to provide it with a daily jump start. Are you providing yourself and […]

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Have you completed your business’s tech backup?

Have you completed your business’s tech backup today? What prompted me to write about tech backup today? I noticed late last night that March 31st is World Backup Day. I didn’t know such a “Day” existed! Did you? Most Small Business Owners (SBOs) don’t pay much attention to backing up there data. This is a […]

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The Bucket List: Business Movie Review

The Bucket List: Business Movie Review “The Bucket List” teaches business strategies of  Tenacity, Dreaming Bigger, Perseverance The Bucket List (2007) movie is a favorite of many. It helps us remember how unusual circumstances may create something very powerful to experience! This is a story is of how two strangers meet and how they enrich one another. They are […]

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Encouraging Support for Business Owners

Encouraging Support for Business Owners: This should be a priority for you! You developing an encouraging support team can swiftly offset the following experiences. Are you deflated half-way through the day? Do you wish you had someone cheering you on? Have you ever said,”I just wish I had someone to keep me moving forward?” If […]

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Engaging with your team boosts performance

Engaging with Your Team Boosts Performance Engaging with your team is no small feat! There are many people on your team and you need to be in relationship with each one of them. Finding the sweet spot of having a personable relationship in a professional setting often eludes business leaders, but it doesn’t need to […]

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Smaller Wins Hurt Business Growth

Smaller Wins Hurt Business Growth Smaller wins are everywhere in small business. If you are hacking your business, chances are you’re hacking YOUR Business’s Performance and ultimately its growth potential. Settling for smaller wins means you start to accept your To-Do List as victorious moves, instead of basic completions. OK, in some cases it may […]

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When the unexpected delivers results

When the Unexpected Delivers Results The unexpected typically occurs throughout the work week of any Small Business Owner. At the moment, it’s 7:51 am and I’ve already had four calendar changes for today. Why? Major snowstorm and blizzard conditions at times throughout the day.  The storm was expected – but sometimes weather isn’t as severe […]