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!
I use a news app to filter through some of the biggest news of the day. While I was sorting through, most of what I saw was bad. Car companies are expected to do massive layoffs. Facebook fines. Netflix loses billions. More layoffs. The business news today is bleak, to say the least. Today I … Continue reading Layoffs And Profit Losses: In The News Today
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?
Traditionally, the big investment firms give a hand up to men. Men are often the face of big business, and women are viewed as softer. However, time has proven consistently that women are smart, strong, and capable too. It is a fact that XFactor is well aware exists. Women in business need to take notice. … Continue reading XFactor is Investing in Women
If a billion dollar fast food chain can be successful using a team of teenagers to sell their product, what is stopping you? At least, that is the theory behind a recent article outlining McDonald's successful training techniques. How well you train your team will determine how successful they become. For example, McDonald's has manual's … Continue reading How Effective Are Your Training Techniques? Take a Note From McDonald’s!
We hear a lot of things about big business, the man, trying to take down the little guy. So what does a billion dollar machine company have in common with a small coffee shop? A trademark fight against over the use of 'cat'. Yes, you heard that right. Caterpillar INC. is going after a small … Continue reading Who Owns the Rights to ‘Cat’? The Billion Dollar Business vs the Little Guy
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