Too often I read and hear people start a culture conversation with stupid sayings and items that might be on a wall but they’re never actually said out loud in the company. Instead, I think the first step in creating a business that becomes both personally and economically sustainable is to focus on values. The first step in this process is first to discover what the values of the owner or owners of the business are. I have often seen that … [Read more...]
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There’s a difference between knowing there is a problem and doing something about it. Too often I see business owners know there is a problem and then stick their head in the sand. This causes way more problems than you can possibly imagine. You see it’s not just ignoring the problem that causes strain and problems in your company, it’s that others see what you’re doing. Today’s video is about why you MUST do something and do something … [Read more...]
I have something I have to admit. For years I’ve been goal obsessed. Every year I would sit down and write goals on top of goals. Each one of the goals would have a numeric goal on what I wanted to accomplish. Most of the time the goals I would develop were what we call “stretch goals.” These are goals we might hit if all of the stars line up together. That even made my problem worse. Today’s video is going to be all about the world of … [Read more...]
One of the things I hope you’re thinking about is what sort of mindset any outside advisors bring to an engagement you might have with them. This is something you should ask about when you’re considering hiring someone to help you with your business. Today I want to talk with you about one part of the mindset I like to bring to any engagement or for that matter any interaction I have with others. It’s really simple. It’s just about how I need … [Read more...]
The hardest skill that you’re going to need to learn as a business owner is how to effectively delegate. I used to think that if you just follow a few simple steps you can become great at delegating. Unfortunately, there’s a little more to it than just learning the steps. You have to actually become good at them as well. Transcript The hardest skill that you're going to ever need to learn as a business owner is how to effectively … [Read more...]