Quick Business Tip – and another one bites the dust
As Freddie would chant out, “another one bites the dust”, the same goes for competition in your industry. What lessons would you want to learn to avoid being part of the song? Businesses come and go all the time. The problem is, you live only once and you want to avoid it at all costs. […]
Quick Business Tip – One step at a time.
People want everything right now. However, the best results come from doing something new, learning how to do it very well and KEEP doing it. Then, onto the next thing, whilst still doing the first thing as well, and so on. Too often I see business owners wanting the next strategy before really nailing the […]
Quick Business Tip – Which is a greater motivator for action?
So, which is a greater motivator for action – Business growth or Saving a business from extinction? You probably guessed it. People will do anything to save themselves from disaster, yet, to do something to make themselves better isn’t as urgent as it should be. Why is this so? The fear of loss is overwhelming […]
Quick Business Tip – So, what is the Cycle of Business?
Quick Business Tip – So, what is the Cycle of Business? If the business owner wishes to build their business so that it works properly without them, they first need to look after their team. The team in turn looks after the customers and the customers in effect look after the business by paying their bills […]
Quick Business Tip – The power of habits
Quick Business Tip – The power of habits. – Habits can be either good or bad and either of those produces commensurate results. Whether you’re in sport, music or business, the habits you form are crucial to your ability to get the results that you DESERVE. Habits around time management, financial reporting, sales calls, team meetings, […]
Quick Business Tip – Be known for what you DO and not what you say.
Quick Business Tip – Be known for what you DO raher than what you say. A lot of people talk, but, their actions are often poles apart from what they do. To gain respect in business, “Do as you say, or don’t say it at all.” Action takers have greater respect than talkers.
Quick business tip – Is the lack of enough money the root of business owner’s challenges?
Quick business tip – Is the lack of enough money the root of business owner’s challenges? The simple answer is yes. However, when you dig deeper, you will realise that it’s the classic case of “Catch 22″. You can’t afford it so you don’t spend it and you don’t fix what you need fixing. If […]
Quick Business Tip – How long does it take for success through business coaching?
A lot of people ask me this question when we first meet – “How long does it take for success through business coaching?” Success through a business coaching program depends on your hunger to succeed and we facilitate the process by giving you, the business owner, clarity as to what needs to be done and […]
Quick business tip – don’t dwell on the past, learn from it.
Too often I see business owners live in the world of should’ve, could’ve, would’ve. Or, they cannot get over something that went wrong for them. GET OVER IT!!! Don’t ignore it. Get the lessons from it and move on, because if you don’t, it will come and bite you in the … again. What you […]
Quick business tip – employees can test any business owner
If you have a team or just a collection of employees, you would have no doubt come across the notion that perhaps everyone is in it for themselves. So, the key is to work on creating a team that can play a game, the game of business. We have to acknowledge that employees have their private […]