Email Magic

Posted by on Aug 17, 2015 in Running a Business, Time Management | 0 comments

                      Email travels at about  85,000 miles per second.     Communicating by e-mail is easy, inexpensive, and effective. It has changed the way businesses communicate. It can be an excellent tool for collaboration, marketing and customer service. If you run your own business you’re probably getting 100 emails a day, maybe more. As with everything, there are pros...

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The Power of Questions

Posted by on May 5, 2015 in Nuggets of Knowledge, Running a Business, Sales & Marketing, Time Management | 0 comments

    The questions we ask determine our lives. This is a profound statement, don’t you think?   Your business will flourish when you ask questions. What market do I serve best? What strategies will reach my customers? What do I do best? How can I improve my products?   Your relationships will flourish when you ask questions. How can I be more supportive? What is really needed here? What am I assuming? Where can we...

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Seven Ways to Say NO!

Posted by on May 5, 2015 in Time Management | 0 comments

“No is a complete sentence. “ – Unknown Would you like a tip in time management? Say NO!  It’s important to identify where you want to spend your time. Since, there are not enough hours in the day to accomplish everything, you have to learn to say no to things.  This can be tough, especially when you really want to help and be involved. I have learned there are seven ways to say no: Just “NO”. “Thanks, but I’ll have to pass on...

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7 Steps to Get the Most Out of Your Day

Posted by on Dec 9, 2014 in Goal Setting & Goal Accomplishment, Life Management, Nuggets of Knowledge, Time Management | 0 comments

  “Success in life is founded upon attention to the small things rather than to the large things.”    -Booker T. Washington No matter what you do, we all only have 24 hours in a day. What you do with that time determines how productive or unproductive you’ll be. When you commit to these 7 simple steps you’ll find it is possible to get the most out of your day. Here are the seven steps to making the most of your day: 1. Plan...

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My Business, My Way

Posted by on Feb 3, 2014 in Business Growth, Running a Business, Time Management | 0 comments

Entrepreneurs are people who have a desire to make a difference and make money. It’s their passion that leads to an opportunity for greatness:  great service to the customer, great environment for employees and great rewards, both intrinsically and extrinsically.  A business like this is always going to be unique. It represents the values, the mission and the vision of the owner.  These are my clients. Over the next few weeks I will share...

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Three Rules for Working Smarter as You Grow Your Business

Posted by on Aug 2, 2012 in Business Growth, Time Management | 0 comments

We all aspire to work smarter, not harder. But how do you do that? Here are three ideas. Mile Marker #31 on your Roadmap to Success Rule #1: The Law of the Slight Edge Small changes, over time, make a big difference. Maybe this slight edge is just a little more training. Maybe it’s a slightly better method of planning. In his seminars, Mark LeBlanc says that it only takes three efforts a day directed toward a clearly defined goal....

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