Welcome to a new year and my all new video series, Chaos vs. Entrepreneur! Every Tuesday I’m going to bring you hot-n-ready bite-sized morsels of small business magic, crafted to help you do battle with the forces of CHAOS. One of the craziest ways Chaos Inc. sinks its evil clutches into your business is through … Continue reading “4 Things to Do Before Hiring an Employee”
A year consists of 365 days, 8760 hours, or 525,600 minutes. A lot can happen to a business in between all those minutes. What happened to yours? Annual reviews are awesome for tracking progress and planning the future, but 365 days is a long time. It can create an avalanche of data. If you’ve read … Continue reading “Break it Down to Build it Up: Your Business Year in Review”
Are you a crazed business ninja? Trying to do everything all the time? Always fighting the next piece of work? Imagine doing less and having more time. “I couldn’t do that,” you’d say. “I’m the expert in my business and I need to do it all!” You’re right. No one can complete tasks in your … Continue reading “Why Your Hard Work is Killing Your Business Valuation”
Businesses never make money by saving money. Instead of trying to save money in your business, you must invest your money in such a way that it earns a return for your business. Instead of cutting costs, watch this short video and inspire yourself to start thinking about where you should be investing your resources.
Pick up a copy of Inc. or Fast Company, and you will be amazed by how many entrepreneurs are bent on selling themselves straight into bankruptcy. It costs a lot of money to grow sales, especially if you’re focused on the wrong things, like making Inc.’s list of the 5000 fastest growing businesses in the … Continue reading “Grow Business Profit Before You Chase Sales”