Category: Hiring & Delegation

Ensuring That Your Business Passes The “Human Test”

Four years ago when my daughter Mikaela was just ten years old she was given an assignment for school. She was to write a story about what she would do if she was given a piece of land. When I came home from the office, she asked me if I would read her story to make sure it was okay. I said, “Of course… I’ll do it after dinner. Read More

5 Steps To Creating A Balanced Life

It was a simple business call. My colleague – “Larry” – had invited me to speak to his mastermind group on a teleconference later in the week. Nothing out of the ordinary. But my sister-in-law’s mouth was hanging wide open. “I can’t believe he called you at 9:00 at night! Don’t you think that is totally inappropriate?” Nancy asked. Read More

4 Secrets To Doubling Your Productivity With A Virtual Assistant

Many small business owners try to do everything themselves, either because they can’t afford to hire an assistant, or because they think that no one else can do the task as well. The problem with this approach is that you will be pulled in too many directions and will never be able to make significant progress in the areas that will truly grow your business. Read More

Hire The Right People To Multiply Your Business

Today’s strategy is how to hire effectively. I want to be really transparent with you on this topic. We hired our first full time, in-person employee three years ago and she’s still with us, which is so great. However, a lot of the people that we hired afterward are no longer working for our company. That’s because we hired very ineffectively. Read More

4 Strategies To Overcoming Stress

How often do you wake up in the morning and dread the day ahead of you because your schedule is simply packed full of meetings, deadlines and things that only you can get done? You may even wonder how you can possibly squeeze anything else into your schedule. Read More

Turn Procrastination Into Productivity

As a business owner, your life is extremely busy. You work long hours and have days where you are overloaded with information and tasks. The constant information overload makes it impossible to get everything done, regardless if you like what you are doing or not. Read More

5 Steps To Reduce Workplace Stress

It is normal to have some workplace stress in the daily operations of your business. However, excessive stress can affect your physical and emotional health and interfere with your productivity. Your ability to manage your stress level can mean the difference between success and failure. You may think that you can’t do anything about your workplace stress level. This is not true. Read More

Do You Actually Have A “Real Business”?

Can your business operate on its own without you being present? A “real business” is one that operates even when you, the business owner, is not even present. For example, if you decided to take a month vacation to Europe, could your business continue generating revenue and operating just as if you were there? Read More

4 Secrets To Building Your Own Empire

By using the power of leverage, you can grow your business exponentially. Leverage allows you to use other people or resources in a way that produces far more results than the amount of effort you have to expend. Leverage is one of the secret weapons that the wealthiest people use to grow any type of business that they ever start. And leverage can be your secret weapon too. Read More

5 Steps To Becoming More Productive

After a busy and hectic day, have you ever just collapsed and wondered how in the world you made it through the day? You know, the day that everything went wrong. The day you felt like you got nothing accomplished. The day you just wanted to pull your hair out and scream at the top of your lungs. Read More

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