There is a trend among the bigger companies that is good for employees everywhere: They are assisting with school costs. Walmart has their $1 per day college tuition assistance. McDonald's even offers a large sum for those working enough part time hours to qualify. Their programs are helping people receive quality education. More so, they … Continue reading Why Are Major Employers Paying For Education? Should You?
We all know some famous pairings. Pen and paper. Cake and ice cream. How about pizza and wings? As a matter of fact, most major pizza companies sell wings as a side. They accompany the existing finger food nicely without much added equipment. Easy profit with minimal effort, right? The history behind the pair goes … Continue reading Nothing Goes Together Like… Pizza and Wings?
There are a lot of traits that build a good leader. According to Jeff Bezos of Amazon, being right all the time is a good start. It is not actually the act of being right that counts. It is what people do to get their. Evaluating your views, working to see all sides, and not … Continue reading Are You Always Right? You Could Be A Leader?
How you talk to your children helps shape the type of person they will be when they grow up. Why wouldn't the same apply to your employees? It does. The words you use can make or break your team. So, how can you make them feel valued? Acknowledge them when they do well. Ask for … Continue reading Great Employees Are Made by Great Bosses
An idea is not enough to create a successful business. You also need a burning passion for what you do. The more passionate you are, the greater your drive to succeed will be! You must also learn and grow. Adapt to situations. Change your business plan as you deem necessary. A flexible business strategy will … Continue reading Secret to Success? Constantly Reevaluate Your Business Plan!
Automation is extremely important. While it can help you by getting tasks completed with little to no effort on your part, it helps the most by saving you time and sanity. Going back to the customer side of business, emails or cards to wish your customer a happy birthday can be fully automated! If you … Continue reading 7 Steps Part 3: Automate Repetitive Tasks
Social media is an amazing way to help you grow your business. It allows people a look into your company, and to interact with you when they have questions and concerns. So, what are the no-no's of social media? Many of my own actions made the recent list released by Entrepreneur. For example, not socializing … Continue reading What Businesses Should NOT Post on Social Media