Category: Training

Disaster Planning

July 16th, 2018 by

Every business owner should make sure to prepare their personal disaster recovery plan. This plan should say what happens to their business when something happens to them. No one wants to think through the things that can happen. Death is the obvious one, but what about an extended illness, even a short term illness, or,

When Things Don’t Go As Planned

July 10th, 2018 by

What should our reaction be when a vendor has an issue? Some people would say we should react strongly, move on to another vendor, get angry, etc – lots of reactions out there when any vendor has an issue. While we can’t just pretend it didn’t happen, we can respond appropriately and act as a

5 Laws to Improve Your Life

July 3rd, 2018 by

The Law of Value: “Your true worth is determined by how much more you give in value than you take in payment.” That is not the normal wisdom of the world. Life is about giving without any concern to what we will get in return. The Law of Compensation: “Your income is determined by how

Going Through a Financial Rough Path?

June 28th, 2018 by

What do we need to do if you’re struggling financially? Adapt and change. Here are a few thoughts for consideration. 1. We need to evaluate how our cash leaves and enters our company. Can we cut some outgo or speed up some inflow? We need to watch cash because those who have it will win.

5 Tips to Tackling Your Problems

June 24th, 2018 by

1. Stop pointing fingers. We are prone to do that. Blame somebody, anybody for any problems or bad situations we’re in. But if you are continually focusing on how bad something is, it won’t help to fix it. We need to find the things we can focus on that are good and start working together

Want to Have More? Be Willing to Change

June 18th, 2018 by

Entrepreneur Jim Rohn said: “Here’s the great challenge of life – You can have more than you’ve got because you can become more than you are. I have found that income seldom will exceed your own personal development. Once in a while income takes a lucky jump, but unless you grow out to where it

Are You Taking Personal Accountability?

June 12th, 2018 by

Many of us try to avoid change, and blame others when it doesn’t go well. The reality is that if we want to lead, we have to be accountable. Owners/managers are responsible to lead change. It doesn’t happen any other way. In the book “Who Are ‘They’ Anyway,” authors B.J. Gallagher and Steve Ventura have

Growth Through Peer Groups

May 31st, 2018 by

When group members are committed to going above and beyond for one another, we are on a very good path. The key to making peer groups work is to continually build relationships. This isn’t a week every quarter kind of deal. You need to reach out to your fellow group members weekly or even daily

How Can You Improve Your Users’ Experience on Facebook?

May 28th, 2018 by

Facebook is very focused on ensuring that their users stay their users. In an effort to do so, they updated their algorithm to improve their user experience. If you want your posts to continue to show up organically, then you should be focusing on the Facebook user’s experience as well. Think of it this way.

How You Can Beat Declining Organic Reach on Facebook

May 24th, 2018 by

You’ve probably heard all about Facebook’s declining Organic Reach by now. For those of you who are tracking your social media analytics, you’ve probably even seen the steep decline for yourself. These numbers are a bit more deceiving than you may think, and there are tried and true strategies to help combat the decline. So