Productivity Hacks for Small Businesses

Have you ever felt you are on a treadmill to nowhere!  Despite working hard all day you aren’t productive? You are not alone. There are so many systems and tools out there to help with productivity. We are listing some of the best ones we use to keep ourselves on track and to maximize our […]

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Are YOU a Great Leader? Take our quick Leadership Quiz to see how you Score

Leadership Quiz Recently I heard from two friends who had horrible experiences with their bosses.      Their complaints were consistent. Their bosses had poor communication skills, did not trust decisions by their managers, had no strategy, were controlling, etc.    To sum up, these owners did not have good leadership skills.   So what does it take to be a […]

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7 Skills Women Need To Start A Business

Women have a better education than at any other time in recent history, but are increasingly frustrated they are still not getting the same opportunities to succeed in their careers.  We only have to look at the film industry as an example.  This was highlighted by actress Patricia Arquette in her acceptance speech at the […]

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5 Tips – Setting SMART Goals

5 Tips – Setting SMART Goals When setting goals, if we choose SMART goals, they are specific, measurable, attainable, relevant and time based.   This means the goals are very clear and easily understood. Both in our personal lives and business career, it is important to have goals, because without goals, we are not in charge.  […]

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Starting a new company? We Explain How The Business Model Canvas Strategy Can Help You

The Business Model Canvas Explained Startup entrepreneurs usually groan when we mention business planning.  If you are thinking of starting a business, then using the business model canvas strategy takes a lot of stress out of organizing your thoughts and will make writing your business plan a lot easier.  A business model canvas is shaping […]

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Are You Breaking Through The Glass Ceiling?

What This Founder Says About The Glass Ceiling This quote by Heddi Cundle, Founder of Big Cheese, My Tab Inc. in the infographic below says it all. “[Understand that] you do not need a male founder to grow your business.  The more female founders breaking the glass ceiling, the faster venture capitalists and angel investors […]

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Starting a business? 9 easy steps for creating a killer business plan.

Starting A Business Needs A Great Business Plan If the future economy is based on the growth of small business, then you just might want to dip your feet into the world of entrepreneurship.    Many young college graduates see their future in starting their own companies and developing their own rewarding careers.    So if you are […]

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