Who makes the best water purifier in Iran? This week’s question comes from Naser in Iran. Q: In a tough market with an increasing number of low-price competitors, what are the best strategies and techniques to grow and survive profitably?
Should you hire a ten-year-old to work for your business? This week’s question comes from Jason. Q: Hi Dave. Jason from Utah. I’m looking to potentially hire someone and you talked about hiring slow and firing fast. So I was just wondering what your vetting process is for hiring people out there to work in … Continue reading “Why skills are overrated when hiring – Pick Dave’s Brain”
Work-life “balance” or work-life “synergy” or neither one? This week’s question comes from Steve in Appeldoorn, The Netherlands. Q: Do you think the term work-life balance is really effective and accurate? I like to use “work-life synergy” and find it to be more effective. Isn’t working toward balance a less effective approach to take?
What’s your favorite book in your library? This week’s question comes from Carlos: Q: Hey Dave, this is Carlos from Ventura, California. I’ve watched a lot of your courses in www.linkedinlearning.com and I have a question for you. If you could share one book from your existing library with someone like me, a thirty-one-year-old in … Continue reading “Dave’s Definitive Must-Read Business Books – Pick Dave’s Brain”
This week’s question comes from Angela in Knoxville, Tennessee. Q: There are so many experts with conferences and seminars in my industry. How can I know which one to choose? Or are they all the same, and once you’ve learned from one, it’s a waste of money to continue?