Rafael, 37, was a laid off IT Network Manager for a small company. Like many of his colleagues, he was entitled to outplacement services and group career counseling.
But he was bitter, confused and panicky. Understandably so, considering the bad news he received.
On the day of the counseling session, Rafael felt the unwelcome change in his morning routine. He was supposed to be getting ready for work. Instead, he’s on his way to a ‘woo-woo’ AA type therapy…Continue
Added by Michelle Riklan on July 3, 2015 at 10:31am — No Comments
I started working with a new client this week, helping him manage his emails and calendar. Like most clients, his days are full on and he’d been talking to a colleague who has a VA. Now he does! So while I can give him back some hours now he’s not having to respond to all emails, he still has a list of tasks much bigger than his available hours.
Below is the strategy we’ve worked out to help him to achieve more out of his day with the help of some prioritising. And with…Continue
Added by Justine Parsons on July 1, 2015 at 4:21am — No Comments
In this video, I’m talking to a large group of business owners about creating success in business. And as those who know me will tell you, my definition of success when it comes to business is … to build an asset that ultimately feeds you financial freedom for the rest of your life.
If you ever want to sell your business (and even if you don’t) there are 9 key…Continue
Added by Laura Humphreys on June 30, 2015 at 6:30pm — No Comments
When you decide to roll over an old 401k into a new 401k or a self-directed Individual Retirement Account (IRA), you can opt for an:
401k rollovers and 401k transfers share some similarities, but the differences between a 401k rollover and a 401k transfer are what savvy investors hone in on to…Continue
Added by 401k Rollover on June 29, 2015 at 8:36am — No Comments
As a small business owner you are first of all an entrepreneur. Regardless of how success is defined in your particular niche, it is beyond doubt that successful businesspeople share some common traits.
There are also traits that can never be used to describe successful entrepreneurs.
Don’t worry if some of these can be used to describe you presently. You can gradually shake them off by developing a winning attitude.
Setting goals and coming up with…Continue
Added by Samuel Muriithi on June 15, 2015 at 9:00am — No Comments
There are 23 million small businesses in the U.S., and those small businesses have increased their budgets and are looking to spend more money this year. Why? Because they expect 2015 to be a good year -- a year with both increased profits and revenue growth. How do we know that? A recent survey conducted by Wasp Barcode Technologies of over 1,000 small business leaders…Continue
My early mentor in business was Robert Kiyosaki. I studied with him all around the world, long before he wrote the Rich Dad Poor Dad books. One day, at his business school in Hawaii I was sitting next to him at dinner. We were talking about finding your life purpose and building a business around this. I asked Robert how to find my purpose, my passion. He replied,…Continue
Added by Laura Humphreys on June 7, 2015 at 7:17pm — No Comments
If every business owner started their business knowing it was meant to be an asset not a job, we would be a nation of wealthy entrepreneurs and one of the leading economies in the world. My mission is to help every business owner I come into contact with grow a business as it should be… something extraordinary that they can eventually exit from and leave a legacy of greatness.…Continue
Added by Laura Humphreys on June 3, 2015 at 6:00pm — No Comments
You busy? Sometimes it feels like these two words replace, “Hi, how’s your day”. So here’s another two words to use instead.
No fancy smart phone apps, no cloud based software. Two. Words. (devices have their place but those goodies can wait till next week’s post)
These two words will solve your small business time management woes and yes, you’ll replace those minutes … hours … and days that have always gone up in a puff of smoke with quality time…
Added by Justine Parsons on June 1, 2015 at 7:54pm — No Comments
Today, it is difficult to predict when someone might require a healthcare service, at home or outside. At these times, a healthcare answering service comes to the rescue for both healthcare organizations and patients. As not many people are aware of this concept, below we have listed the value that can be added with these services in our lives.
We live in an era of uncertainties. It is unpredictable to predict which situation might call for an immediate healthcare attention. Upon…Continue
Added by Daina on May 29, 2015 at 2:37am — No Comments
As promised, below are the next 10 in the list of 40 of the best tools and resources to help grow your small business. Hopefully you’ve had a chance to review and make use of some (or all) of those mentioned in last week’s post! To recap, as a small business owner whose mission is to help other small businesses…Continue
Added by Danielle Foley on May 28, 2015 at 12:24pm — No Comments
Unless you’re Kimmy Schmidt, you probably heard some buzz (or as the case may be, panic) about Mobilegeddon over the past few weeks.
On April 21, Google launched its new algorithm update, designed to alter the ranking of its mobile search results to favor mobile-friendly sites and ultimately, to provide a better search experience for mobile users.
For most of us, the world…Continue
Added by Brian Sutter on May 26, 2015 at 3:48pm — No Comments
One of most important finance Related problem is risk. Losing or gaining of financial wealth, health or social status termed as risk. It is always uncertain and differs from each person because some of them may take more risk than other. Risk occurs in various fields such as economic, health, Insurance, Business management, Informational Technology, Finance and human factors. Economic risk occurs due to sudden rise in the cost of raw material, natural calamities and new competitor with best…Continue
Added by Shirley victor on May 26, 2015 at 6:57am — No Comments
Nowadays, people have more ways to complain and rant. They have access to phones, emails, social media and customer review sites where people complain endlessly. They can also write those long, traditional letters and mail them to people all over the world. You will hardly ever hear about businesses without hearing about all of the critics. No one can ignore the importance of feedback, which has evolved into a number of different forms today. Learn all of the reasons why individuals and…Continue
Added by Daina on May 22, 2015 at 2:08am — No Comments
In recent months my business partner, Mike Brunel*, and I have been helping a number of small business owners overcome their blocks to business growth. And as we dig deeper into what it really takes to grow a business, we have had an epiphany that we’d like to share with you…
There are 2…
Added by Laura Humphreys on May 14, 2015 at 9:30am — No Comments
The Liber8 team held a powerful workshop a few weeks ago. Twelve people in a room had the courage to look at their mindset around money, wealth and business. On their feedback sheet after the workshop, 80% of them mentioned the realisation that a business should be an asset…Continue
Added by Laura Humphreys on May 10, 2015 at 9:39pm — No Comments
For newly licensed estheticians, the path is pretty straightforward: start your own practice or apply for a job in a clinic or spa.
Working in a spa or clinic, however, is by far the safer choice for people with no experience or contacts in this field. Going solo is risky so you may not last long enough to build a steady client base if you don’t have enough capital. Equipment lease, rent, and utility expenses will quickly run you dry.
Still, building your own skin care spa from…Continue
Added by Charley Mendoza on May 2, 2015 at 1:49pm — No Comments
I do a lot of research to ensure that I’m staying up-to-date on “everything marketing” and therefore thought it would be helpful to share one of my most valuable findings…Free press release sites. Because the new world of marketing is so incredibly digitally-focused, it is imperative to continue to create quality content for the purpose of general SEO, bringing visitors to your website, enhancing and reinforcing your brand/company image and building awareness. One of the strategies by…Continue
Added by Danielle Foley on April 30, 2015 at 7:07pm — No Comments
Added by Michelle Riklan on April 21, 2015 at 9:30am — No Comments
A lot has been said about online marketing and the associated techniques for enriched sales growth. Of course there have been various techniques, which have been proved useful for the effective sales growth of the niches. However, there are times when entrepreneurs do not find enhanced sales graph for their businesses. In such a challenging…Continue
Added by Morna Collins on April 3, 2015 at 1:23am — No Comments