Set Up for Success

Set Up for Success

May 14, 2019

The time between when a new-hire accepts his or her job offer to the first day at the office is very important. When utilized efficiently and effectively, this period of time can serve as a powerful resource in setting up a new hire for success. A great use of this interim, is to have the […] Set Up for Success

The 5 Whys

The 5 Whys

May 7, 2019

When a problem occurs, it is easy to make quick assumptions about why it happened instead of taking the time to dig deeper and uncover the actual root cause. Making such assumptions is not an ideal way to discover the cause-and-effect relationship of a problem and quite frankly can be a waste of time. Rather, […] The 5 Whys

Embracing The Messy Middle

Embracing The Messy Middle

April 30, 2019

Today’s blog is inspired by Scott Belsky’s book The Messy Middle. To the outside eye, it can seem like businesses or entrepreneurs luck out when it comes to success. He or she simply came up with an idea or product, found some investors that were willing to put up some money, created a prototype, gained […] Embracing The Messy Middle

A Culture Worth Creating

A Culture Worth Creating

April 23, 2019

Whether your company has been around for 100 years, or you are still in the start-up phase, it is important to truly understand the culture that the company is built on. Company culture is not something that appears out of nowhere or that builds itself overtime. Rather, it is strategically created by leadership and then […] A Culture Worth Creating

Creating the Ultimate Customer Experience

Creating the Ultimate Customer Experience

April 16, 2019

Every single day, there are an immense amount of transactions that are facilitated between consumers and businesses. Furthermore, consumers are able to pick and choose the businesses they want to shop with and support based on personal experiences or preferences. Most people would agree that consumers choose to spend their money where they feel valued […] Creating the Ultimate Customer Experience

Habit Stacking

Habit Stacking

April 9, 2019

Is there something that you want to start incorporating into your daily routine? Do you ever wish you had more time to commit to starting something new? Have you ever committed to a new habit, and then by Day 5 or 12 you realize you have not been consistent because you just totally forgot about […] Habit Stacking

Built on Integrity

Built on Integrity

April 2, 2019

Integrity is a valuable quality to portray in order to see success in any part of life, not only personally but also professionally. To have integrity means doing what you said you were going to do, keeping your word, and always doing the right thing despite if it means winning or losing. Many entrepreneurs and […] Built on Integrity

When in Doubt, Persevere

When in Doubt, Persevere

March 26, 2019

As the first quarter of the new year quickly comes to a close, you may be taking a look back on the last few months and reviewing your 2019 goals. You may be satisfied with the upward progress you have made. You may have set targets that you wanted to hit, but fell short in […] When in Doubt, Persevere

Own Your Calendar

Own Your Calendar

March 19, 2019

While building and growing a business, it is crucial that you protect your calendar at all costs. Sometimes it might feel like this is impossible to do when unforeseen tasks come up midday that need your attention, or your team members interrupt you with questions. In fact, this is just the nature of the entrepreneurship […] Own Your Calendar

Master the RAS

Master the RAS

March 12, 2019

When you create a massive focus around something that you are insanely passionate about, you set yourself up for massive success. At the same time, you also trigger your reticular activation system to start working in your favor. The reticular activating system is one of the most powerful, yet underutilized, built-in tools in the human […] Master the RAS

Provide Ongoing Value

Provide Ongoing Value

March 5, 2019

This blog was written by guest writer, Katelyn S.: In today’s world, standing out among the crowd is not as easy as it once was. With the abundance of unlimited, and sometimes free, resources, most anyone has access to whatever it is he or she is looking for at the touch of a button. Whether […] Provide Ongoing Value

Interruptions: The Enemy of Productivity

Interruptions: The Enemy of Productivity

February 26, 2019

Throughout the workday it is inevitable that things will come up that need to be handled right away. This is especially true in any leadership role. In fact, as a leader you will likely experience a greater number of interruptions throughout your day — whether it be client concerns or complaints, team member questions, logistical […] Interruptions: The Enemy of Productivity