When to Hire a Consultant and When to Handle Problems Internally
There’s somewhat of a stigma attached to companies hiring outside consultants. Employees see the arrival of consultants and fear that the company is being entirely overhauled, stripped for parts, and that their jobs [..]
7 Tips & Tools to Successfully Manage a Remote Team
The days of traditional 9-5 brick and mortar workforces have come and are nearly gone. Today, nearly 45% of today’s workforce in the United States works remotely and it’s likely that this percentage will continue to [..]
Your Employees Are Afraid To Trust You and It’s Costing You Money
I’ve been in management and leadership for nearly 15 years now. I’ve managed big teams, small teams, highly educated teams, and those that were lesser so. I’ve managed racially and gender diverse teams and [..]
5 Essential Things You Need to Know Before Writing Your Next Blog Post
Does your blog content actually have a positive impact on the bottom line?
2.7 million blog posts are published every day. To stand out, you need to create a remarkable blog. To impact the bottom line, you need to be more [..]
3 Ways to Procrastinate More, Do Less and Be More Productive
Productivity is something every successful person chases. I don’t think there is one person who hasn’t wished they had more time. Conventional wisdom would have you believe that productivity is the result of systems and [..]
How Mindfulness Helps Entrepreneurs Reach Their Goals Faster
A new image flashes through your eyes before you can even begin to understand the messages of the one that came before, there are a dozen different sounds filling the room in addition to the thoughts banging around [..]
What the Poorest People Taught Me About Good Business
I’ve been to some countries throughout my travels that have a lot of poverty. Countries like Mexico, India or Thailand have many poor people with a family of mouths to feed. There’s no social system to pay them for being [..]
Why You Should Take a Leap of Faith with Marketing Automation Next Year
Automatic car wash.
Automatic coffee maker.
We automate nearly everything.
According to Ascend2’s recent market survey, over 7 out of 10 businesses currently use or plan to use marketing [..]