Do you want your customers to be happy with your product or service? The first step is to make sure your employees are happy with your business. The fact of the matter is that your employees are the face of your company. Happy employees will put in more effort to sell whatever it is you … Continue reading Happy Customers Start With Happy Employees
The average entrepreneur is not rich. They do not have financers. They often have to sacrifice for success. Today's post is about you. Depending on the business, your sacrifice can be big or small. Some have sold their car to finance success. Some may take out an old-fashioned business loan. Wracking up credit card debt … Continue reading The Dark Side To Bootstrapping Your Business
A successful leader has many traits, but which one is most important? According to Warren Buffet, without integrity, the other traits mean squat! Ok, that may be an exaggeration, but it is necessary for success. If you wear a mask with the people you lead, if you are not genuine, eventually your true self with … Continue reading Integrity In Leadership Is A Must!
If you have what employees want, they will want to work for you. According to Bill Gates, they want flex schedules! As a matter of fact, that is quite true. Flex scheduling makes an employer more attractive. Not everyone lives a 9 to 5 life, me included. People are more likely to stay where they … Continue reading Attract The Best Talent With Flex Schedules
Let's face it, monopolies exist. There are companies that operate as a sole source within their field, and no one is stopping them. Can you name a few? EssilorLuxottica is one such company that was recently outed in the news. They handle the bulk of big name eyewear products. Now, the question isn't about becoming … Continue reading Monopolies Are Real, Not Just A Game
I was briefly scanning a great article on Forbes when something struck me: cofounding a business is hard! So many new, small businesses are started and run as a passion gig or side hustle. What about those who want to immediately grow with investments and a team? Their recent article pulls advice from veteran business … Continue reading What Do You Need In A Good CoFounder?
It has been said repeatedly in business: Employees leave bad bosses, not jobs. It is true. How many have left one job, just to work again in the same field for a competitor? Often, it is the people they work for that can sour the work environment. It is preventable, though! How? Well, there are … Continue reading Why Employees Quit Bosses, Not Companies