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Don’t Go It Alone

Published on September 23, 2015, by in News.

Working on that business can definitely be a trying thing. One mistake that people may make in it all is shutting out those who are around them. Take a moment to remember the people around you and how vital it is to connect with them. Be inspired and encouraged by them as you set out to create and fashion the business you always dreamed about. 


Read the full article here: In the age of loneliness, connections at work matter


The Value of Consistency

Published on September 23, 2015, by in Commentary.

The value of consistency in business cannot be underestimated. How does consistency add to the experience of any business venture? Well, it is in fact very easy to see. Think of how personal discipline and consistency can translate to your business practices. There is much application in this area.

For example, as you prepare your new initiatives, personal discipline in all that you do can easily translate to your preparation. In addition, such preparation truly shows forth to others who are working around you. The key here is how you work and how you prepare. This leads others to trust you more with the process and leadership you instill in your business.

So if you want to have a deep impact on those around you and your business as a whole, consider the need and necessity of personal discipline in the office setting. 

To help with this, we have a great motivational video that will help you with understanding not only what discipline is all about, but how to instill it in your own life. Watch for the patterns and instructions that are so very helpful here. Take a look today and get started not tomorrow, but right now. You will not regret it, and your business will see the results even right now. 


Watch: Consistency and Self-Discipline


Protect Yourself in Time of Downturn

Published on September 23, 2015, by in News.

Sooner or later, a time of economic downturn will hit every and any business. What you do during this time will define whether your business will continue on or not. Learn to survive an economic downturn in today's article. It will give you helpful insight, wisdom and inspiration to do with the difficult time. 


Read the full article here: How your business can stay afloat


Drive and Passion for Industry

Published on September 23, 2015, by in Commentary.

Today we bring you 25 quotes from not only one of the richest men in the world, but also one of the smartest. Take a look at how Bill Gates has strived to live his life according to passion and drive.

How does he see this passion translate to real world applications? For one thing, he let that passion for people to have a computer in their homes drive him each and every single day to produce and accomplish what was before him.

What drives you as a business owner? Do you find yourself passionate about the industry you are in? If you are not, and only find yourself pursuing the almighty dollar, you will find that passion fizzles out very quickly. 

Passion for industry causes us to be innovators and renovators of said industry. We will not fall under the stagnant pressure of simply getting by, but rather we will drive ourselves to pursue more on a daily basis.

So bring more to your experience of business by instilling inspiration into these endeavors by enjoying these motivating quotes. 


Read the full article here: 25 quotes from Bill Gates


Leadership from all Angles

Published on September 22, 2015, by in News.

There was a time in business that people believed a male dominated center was best. But those days are long gone and in the past. Learn today in our article all the things we can learn from female leadership and the role of women in the business field. This is a great article that shows there really is no gender inequality in business.


Read the full article here: What male entrepreneurs need to learn from women


Growing your business by discussion

Published on September 22, 2015, by in News.

As you set out to grow that business, it is time to think about engaging yourself and others in conversations that will aid in your direction and vision for business. This is the type of forward and progressive thought that becomes vitally important to you as you build for success. Take a look at these 5 conversations that will help you today.


Read the full article here: 5 conversations that build successful businesses


The Path of Failure

Published on September 22, 2015, by in Commentary.

How do we address failure in our lives and our business endeavors? One way is to push it away from us and to simply succumb to it as if there is nothing else we can do when we fail at something. Whether it is a business endeavor or a new product line or whatever initiatives we happen to be instilling at the office; our tendency is when it fails we pack up and move on or out.

But is this the response we should have to failure? Should we really see it as such a blight and insurmountable obstacle that we react in such a negative fashion? Actually, what failure really is is an opportunity for us to grow in wisdom as well as confidence. If you embrace your failure and learn to use it as a means to an end, then you will certainly be able to not only overcome similar situations when they arise again, but you will also have the confidence to tackle them head on.

It's this confidence that really speaks clearly in this situation. By embracing the failure and learning from it, you are preparing the way for the future and taking a step from preventing it from happening again. So take a listen to one person discuss the importance of failure in business and how it can be used as a positive. 


Watch: Rethinking Failure


Progressive Thoughts on Salary

Published on September 21, 2015, by in News.

Have you ever thought about the huge discrepancy between a CEO salary, or business owner salary, and that of an employee. At first, you may think this is a no brainer because you are the one who built up the business. Of course you should earn more. We are not saying that you shouldn't earn more, but we are encouraging you to look at an article that may ask the question, how much more?


Read the full article here: Why I changed my CEO salary


Being Balanced

Published on September 21, 2015, by in News.

As your business is starting up and taking off, it is very easy to become unbalanced in the various things going on with your life. You will need to keep a very close eye on your private life as well as your professional life. Don't let that business overshadow your home and family. For help with this, take a look at today's article. 


Read the full article here: Are you leading a balanced lifestyle


Developing Your Teams to be the Best

Published on September 21, 2015, by in Commentary.




How do you develop your team members to reach their fullest potential? Well, this can be a bit of a balancing act. However, in that balancing act you will find the very essence of team and the key to building the fullest potential in that team. Let us explain what we mean.

A team is comprised of many various members. Why are those members there? The answer is never for the same reason. These individual team members have various responsibilities, together they make the whole.

So the key to having your team reach its fullest is to tap into the individual members and their talents, and to hone them and shape them to be more effective. The more you can do this, the more they will effectively reach their potential as a team when they come together. 

So if you want to form a top performing company, break it down visually. Look at each member and ask why they are there. Ask what they bring to the table. And then begin to assess how you can aid each of them in developing to be the best individual member possible. That way, when they come together they will achieve greater things as a team. 


Read the full article here: 3 truths you must embrace to lead your team to the summit