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There’s an important central theme that runs through Key Areas of Success. It has been addressed by influential authors like Earl Nightingale, Napoleon Hill, and Lou Tice. And now, one of our favorite thought leaders, Dr. Pelè, vividly illustrates this concept in his upcoming book, I Got Happy. We have been granted permission to share an excerpt that we believe will inspire you and give you insights that will make you a more successful person in both your professional and personal lives.
Family-owned businesses are the heart and soul of our economy. They provide economic growth and job security. However, they also present the family members with a unique set of challenges. Here we explain 10 of the most common land mines that can damage your business as well as your relationships and give you the guidance you need to keep your both your business and family ties healthy.
Difficult people. They can make life miserable and stand in the way of progress at your company. Yet despite the fact that there are difficult people everywhere, they don’t need to get you down, rile up your employees, or keep you from doing your job and achieving your goals. You need to understand their motivations and how to effectively dial down their “degree of difficulty” to a manageable level. If this sounds like information you need, check out the insights, strategies, and secrets revealed here.
Blogs and business magazines are filled with productivity tips – so many, in fact, that many professionals don’t know where to start and they never overcome their unproductive routines. That’s why we have carefully curated the five best – and universally applicable – ways you can squeeze the wasted time out of your and your employees’ workday. Implement these tips and your entire team will get more done, be happier at work, and your company will be perfectly positioned for growth.
With today’s technologies and innovative business ideas, the potential for success is unlimited. But at the same time, the potential for failure due to the inability to focus and eliminate distractions is also virtually unlimited. Don’t be a victim; become the unstoppable leader of your dreams. We dissect the problems here and offer 11 proven techniques to make you the leader others want to follow.
The explosion in app and Software as a Service (Saas) offerings has created a multitude of tech tools that enable businesses to increase productivity, expand their reach, and pursue opportunities that were previously beyond their means. But discovering the right software – or even understanding all the possibilities – can be a daunting challenge. We break it down for you and use our practical experience to suggest many of the top entries in the categories you’ll find most useful.
Changes and new ventures at Amazon seem to come at breakneck speed. What would cause some companies to crash and burn has provided the foundation for success at Amazon. How does Bezos safely and successfully pilot his company through this high-velocity business environment? It turns out that he has implemented some simple tools and concepts that everyone can understand and use. Discover them today for yourself and put your business on the fast track to success.
To keep anything moving forward, it takes energy, and in business passion can be your most powerful source of energy. However, we sometimes seem to lose our passion, and that’s a dangerous situation. But fear not, we reveal the secrets to restoring and even creating the kinds of personal passion that will overflow to both your employees and customers and drive your business forward to greater success.
Are you a list person? If so, you’re going to love our list of eight strategies you can start implementing today to make your workplace millennial friendly. But don’t worry, if you can’t do them all at once, pick the strategies that best suit your organization where it’s at right now and start moving. As for the rest, why not print this out and put it in your top drawer so you can get to those ASAP?
There may not be a cure for the common cold, but there are cures for these seven common – and extremely thorny – small business problems. We would be willing to bet that you’re facing a few of them right now. Please, don’t let these problems get the best of you, check out our diagnoses and time-tested “cures” for this lineup of seven familiar small business problems.