I’m a starter. I love to get things started. And I do, seriously, start lots of things; but, truth be told, I don’t always finish them. In fact, if you looked at my to-do list you’d find that the list of things I intend to finish is a lot longer than the list of things
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A good book can change your perspective, polish your skills, or completely alter the way you approach life. If it’s really good, you’ll be better because of it. Reading helps us sharpen our minds and is a great way to keep learning and expanding our creative capabilities even after traditional education ends. For business owners,
I recently got some feedback from someone I really respect, and I didn’t like it. People have opinions and feelings about what I say, do and decide. Since I’d rather not let those feelings sit and stew, without any response from me, I ask about them. And people tend to give me their feedback. Whenever
Why getting feedback is so valuable Behind every great business is an entrepreneur who's pretty sure she's screwing up — John Jantsch (@ducttape) January 30, 2014 Last month we focused on clarity. (Did you identify your ideal client?) Clarity is an important precursor to feedback because when we aren’t clear we have too much feedback,
If you know the enemy and you know yourself, your victory will not stand in doubt; ~ Sun Tzu When you’re headed into battle, it’s important to know all you can about the opponent. Sports teams study opponents before they face them on the court to anticipate their reactions and tendencies. Businesses look at similar
Running a small business often means we wear a lot of hats, and it’s easy to get caught up in the daily to-dos, and lose track of the end-goal. We highly recommend setting business goals each year — some might call them business resolutions. They’ll help you stay on track! Enough with the seriousness — Brad