One of the things I hear when I talk with a business owner who are over fifty years old is I’m going to be able to afford to leave my business in five years. When I go back two years later, I hear the same thing, five years from now, three years after that the same, five years from now. I’ve heard this so often I’ve named it perma-five…this is where something is always five years away. The reason for permanent-five is I know there’s something … [Read more...]
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Every industry has its own language and this is often referred to as jargon. Now I personally hate jargon, especially when I don't know what it means. I often feel the person I'm speaking with is trying to make me feel dumb. And I know they're not, but at the same time jargon is very useful, and it's useful because it gives you a short hand way to explain something and that's my belief on why it exists. Today’s video is about the jargon that’s … [Read more...]
I've been reading the book Rising Strong by Brene Brown and there was a section that really hit home with me. The section was about people doing the best they can. Her follow up statement was when I believe that meaning we believe others are doing the best they can, her life is better. That statement made me take a step back and really examine how I live my life and whether I believe that or I like to blame others for not doing the best they … [Read more...]
Almost every time I meet someone and I tell them what I do they have lots of questions. I thought it might be kind of fun to put together a short video on the frequently asked questions that I hear. Some of my answers might even surprise you. Transcript You know, almost every time I meet someone, I tell them what I do, they have lots of questions. And I thought it might be kind of fun to put together a short video on the frequently … [Read more...]
We've all had them. The bad employee that no matter what we do the person just doesn't do the job that we want. We might have made a bad hiring decision by not matching the employee's values with our company's values or we might just have someone who would fit in, be in the wrong job. The right person but they're in the wrong seat. If it's someone who's in the wrong job, we could try to move them to a job that would work for them, but in a … [Read more...]