How much does your staff ACTUALLY work each week?

  How much do you think your full-time staff ACTUALLY works a week? Yes – they are full time employees, and they should work 40

Starting a business? All you need is $10,000

We surveyed over 130 business owners to see how they got their business up & running, and found out a few interesting facts about their

Are you playing from behind or protecting a lead?

There is just under one third of the year left, and like a coach standing on the sidelines with 5 minutes left in the 3rd quarter, there is

Beating the business owner blues

I have a job. I’m a business owner. But there are days when I feel unemployed. From the outside, I look as though I have it all. I have

6 facts I bet you don't know about your website's visitors

If you’re a business owner, you need to know who’s viewing your website, and what they hate and love about it. If you have a website, you

Leading employees in uncertain times

The business climate is starting to improve, and there are some who are seeing indicators of a strong 2012. But our team may still be lost

Who are your Business Heroes?

Early on in my career I was fortunate enough to work for a CEO who had a very close advisor named Marylin Dyer Blair. You’ve probably never

Why some people should not be allowed to QR Code

The other day while shopping in Trader Joes, I was trying to find a bottle of wine for dinner, and a younger preppy mother was next to me

Ask & you shall receive: Getting feedback & being held accountable

Accountability. It sounds bad, doesn’t it? It reminds me of exams, report cards and getting called to the carpet. Terrible! But getting an

How I fell in love with Evernote

I'm a sucker for productivity software, so when I started using Evernote I was cautious about getting too hyped up about it. Now 6 months