How do you KNOW if you are an entrepreneur?

How do you KNOW if you have that entrepreneurial spirit? Here are some hints and tips on how to let your spirit animal run wild.

First of all, lets define what that even means. Per Google, an entrepreneur is a person who organizes and operates a business, taking on greater than normal risks in order to do so. Notice this definition doesn’t say, “business owner.” However, we all know that a business owner is one example of an entrepreneur. The fact that you clicked this link and landed on this page tells me something. It tells me you’ve got the itch, the bug, the spinning wheels…[Read more]

Gain control of your business the successful way

Gain control of your business so that you can truly succeed.

I’ve decided that business owners are control freaks. THERE! I SAID IT! Having control over your business, however, is a GOOD thing. Your business is your baby, your pride and joy, your livelihood. If you do not have control, then you are bound to run into some unfortunate scenarios that lead you down an ugly path. I hate to say it, but lack of control results in employees stealing, customers taking advantage, and vendors overcharging. Here is the thing though…[Read more]

This is essential to being a great business owner

Accountability Partner

Hey Business Owner! You’re busy managing the books, your customers, your employees, your service/product… But who is managing YOU? Just like an employee, you can get distracted. Have you ever gone down a little rabbit trail only to find yourself completely off track, unfocused, and totally distracted from your agenda? Yeah, it happens to the best of us. Someone wise once told me that even the most successful business leaders need an accountability partner. I’m not a full-time business owner[Read more]

6 Quick Ways to Block Distractions & get Crap DONE!

You don’t have to be Captain Obvious to know that business owners are pulled in a million directions. If you are a business owner, then you know exactly what I’m talking about. Distractions are EVERYWHERE and you need systems in place to get and stay focused. Here are six tips that will help block distractions and keep you focused: Invest in a VOIP Phone System, such as Vonage Business. It is inexpensive and sounds legit! Voice Over IP provides you with[Read more]