Goals

Are You Giving Your Company Its Annual Physical?

Are You Giving Your Company Its Annual Physical?

| November 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

As the year is reaching a close are you giving your company its annual physical? What goals did you set that you have achieved? What goals did you not meet and why? If you had to start you company over again which employees would you hire again, and which ones would you not bring along [...]

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Winter is Coming: Keep the Ball Rolling with Achievable Goals

| October 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

As we move into winter, you should be taking stock of how the year has gone so far. Especially if you are business with a boom in sales around the holidays. It is easy to become complacent at this time of year when weather starts to interfere with business, day light hours are shrinking, and [...]

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Expecting Success vs. Working towards Success

Expecting Success vs. Working towards Success

| October 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Have Realistic Expectations A lot has been said about a new study of happiness being tied to low expectations, but that isn’t the lesson of the study at all. Low expectations are a terrible goal. No one wants to be mediocre or run a lousy business. Instead, author and neuroscientist Robb Rutledge writes, “Happiness depends [...]

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Don’t Let Rent Doom Your Business from the Start

| April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Nothing is more important to a new business than controlling operating costs. Last week, I laid out the basics to the typical overhead that your average business requires. As far as this lesson is concerned, it doesn’t matter much whether you are starting up with your own money, credit from a bank, or funds from [...]

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How to Grow Your Business Like Amazon.com

How to Grow Your Business Like Amazon.com

| March 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Entrepreneurs need vision–vision like Amazon founder Jeff Bezos.  The New Yorker put out an article on Amazon that included this story from Amazon’s first exposure to the public: In 1995, in Chicago, Bezos manned an Amazon booth at the annual conclave of the publishing industry, which is now called BookExpo America. Roger Doeren, from a Kansas [...]

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Visualization

Visualization

| January 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

I’d like to give you two examples of how athletes use visualization to demonstrate to you how picturing success is the first step to achieving it: Golf Legend Jack Nicklaus has been quotes as saying he has never hit a golf ball in practice or in a tournament that he did not first picture in [...]

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Start Over Every Year

Start Over Every Year

| January 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

What if you had to start a new business every year could you do it? What if you had to add a new product or division that by years end had to show a profit could you do it? I think most successful one time entrepreneurs can do what I am asking if you set [...]

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Company Physical

Company Physical

| December 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

As the year is reaching a close are you giving your company its annual physical? What goals did you set that you have achieved? What goals did you not meet and why? If you had to start you company over again which employees would you hire again, and which ones would you not bring along [...]

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Company Physical Copy

Company Physical Copy

| December 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

As the year is reaching a close are you giving your company its annual physical? What goals did you set that you have achieved? What goals did you not meet and why? If you had to start you company over again which employees would you hire again, and which ones would you not bring along [...]

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Company Physical Copy

Company Physical Copy

| December 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

As the year is reaching a close are you giving your company its annual physical? What goals did you set that you have achieved? What goals did you not meet and why? If you had to start you company over again which employees would you hire again, and which ones would you not bring along [...]

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