Tips for Staying Motivated When Your Business Hits a Rough Patch

Staying motivated as an employee when things aren’t going well is hard, but being the business owner makes staying motivated even harder. However, getting yourself through the rough patch is crucial in determining whether your company succeeds.  Many people have invaluable talent and skills, but very few of them become successful entrepreneurs. This is because … Read more

Tips for Running Your Business Like a Pro

Starting a business is easy, but running a successful business is an entirely different story. For instance, in the United States alone about 9% of businesses both new and old close every year. The failure rate of new businesses is relatively high, with about 50% failing within the first five years. That’s astonishing! However, this … Read more

Things You Must Do To Be Successful in Business

The business world is a competitive one, and to succeed, you’ll need flexibility as well as organizational skills. Many start businesses thinking that they’ll make money right away, only to see that it’s more challenging than they expected. Avoid these pitfalls by following the tips listed below. Get Organized Organization is one of the keys … Read more

How To Run a Successful Business

As a business owner, do you feel as if you’re on a treadmill and not making any real progress? Every entrepreneur dreams of big profits, but few know how to earn them. If you want to achieve success, here are a few ways to ensure that it happens. Improve Customer Service According to a recent … Read more

8 Best Business Automation Tools to Try Today

As a small business owner, you’re probably always looking for shortcuts to enable you to get more done in a day. Thankfully, with the proliferation of high-speed internet, there are ever more options and opportunities for you to get more done in less time through automation.  1) Zapier.com  This amazing tool that uses IFTTT technology … Read more

Tips to Onboarding New Employees

Processes are often simple in startups and small businesses, but it can be hard for the same person to manage all tasks. This means you need an onboarding checklist as well! That way they don’t have too much time on their hands when dealing with your company’s new process flow because these checklists take up … Read more

Time Blocking

What if I told you that the key to being more efficient and consistent in your business focus is not just how much time we spend on a certain task; it’s also about where our attention goes after finishing one project or action?  The answer lies with what’s called “time blocking.” This post gives tips … Read more