How Do You Spell Relief? S-Y-S-T-E-M

July 3, 2012 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Management 

Step 1: It’s OK to feel When I realized that my blinking computer wasn’t going to recover I yelled a long list of expletives at it, pounded on it one more time and then got to work. Don’t ignore your emotions. Be mad, sad, frustrated, scared, etc. The key here is to feel these (read on...)



Business Systems to Get In The Mood And Get Motivated

July 3, 2012 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Management 

#1 Plan and take a brisk walkThere’s just something about a little exercise that gets the blood pumping. So if you feel like you need a nap, grab those sneakers and head for the door. #2 Pick up some upbeat musicPut together a CD of songs that motivate you. For example, at a speakers (read on...)

Are You in Deep Water? Business Lessons Learned From Kayaking

July 3, 2012 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Management 

I’m not exactly what you would call an expert kayaker. But when my friends invited me to go kayaking with them I thought it would be fun to spend the day paddling through the water. About 10 minute into the trip I learned that kayaking is not as easy as it looks. But conquering the wind and (read on...)

5 Ways BEER Can Make Your Business Better

July 3, 2012 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Management 

Here are 5 business lessons I learned from drinking beer. 1. Be Committed Arthur Guinness founded the company in the mid 1700s. He signed a 9000 (no that’s not a typo) year lease on the brewery. 9000 years! He was so committed and devoted to his idea he backed it with a 9000 year time (read on...)

Extreme Time Management

June 30, 2012 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Management 

I had an opportunity to visit with a close friend who let me sit in and learn his revolutionary time management philosophy. Although the methods are a bit extreme, there is no doubting the results. Below are my notes from my time spent with Capital Supply at their regional conference in Orlando (read on...)

Tips to Increase Profits – Identify the Time Takers

June 21, 2012 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Management 

This is a great exercise to do with your team. Get them to list all the things that zap their time – things that take longer than they expect on a regular basis, things that they get frustrated about because the time taken to do it doesn’t seem worth it for the outcome, or routine (read on...)

Tips to Increase Profits – Evaluate How You Use Your Time

June 21, 2012 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Management 

Time management is a big online subject. If you search Google for “improve your time management skills” you get 42 million results! And yet, strangely, very few business owners are actually prepared to admit that they are not good at this – much less that improving it could (read on...)

Techniques for Coping With Stress and Preventing Burnout

May 16, 2012 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Management 

Over time, the demands of your role can wear you down. You may have developed great time management or stress coping skills, however at some point you might find you can’t see things getting any better, you don’t have enough energy to get through your day, maybe you’ve withdrawn (read on...)

Make Time For Marketing!

May 16, 2012 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Marketing 

“I don’t have time for marketing!” This is the most common complaint I hear from practitioners. Are you one of the many holistic health entrepreneurs who think they don’t have time for marketing? Well…not only do you have the time, it is crucial to the success of (read on...)

Delegation – A Success Essential

May 16, 2012 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Management 

“The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it.” -Theodore Roosevelt Leaders would agree that this quote is filled with wisdom but the critical question is, (read on...)

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