You started your small business to do the work you love. You’re a chef, or a contractor, or a mechanic. You’re a dentist or a physician. A beauty expert, or a fitness center guru. No matter. As the business owner, you have to do a lot more than your first love. Especially if your staff is very small. For instance, you have to become savvy about small business loans. Money management is crucial to build your business, and small business loans can help with that.
Who hasn’t read Steven Covey’s book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People? Anyone? Published in 1989, it revolutionized the business world with its approach to productivity and effectiveness in business leaders. Twenty-seven years later, it’s still a go-to for many business owners looking develop productive business skills and be highly effective people.
Barbara Corcoran is proud to be the only female shark on Shark Tank, one of the most popular TV shows for the past seven years. It’s just another accolade she can add to her already massive list, which includes the Realty Foundation Golden Apple Award and being named one of "New York’s 100 Most Influential Women in Business." As the New York chairperson of the Young President’s Organization, she advises 500 of the most successful entrepreneurs in the world.
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Words are revealing. Take for instance “for” and “with”. Small seemingly innocuous, everyday words. However, how your employees use them can be telling. Do they say “I work for you” or “I work with you”? This difference can have a huge impact not only on your company’s morale, but also on its bottom line.
You’ve heard the stories.
Free gourmet meals, free onsite daycare, free haircuts, free dry cleaning, nap pods, gyms, swimming pools, bring your dog, foosball, pin-pong…
Google’s employee benefits package is famous. Mind-boggling even. If you’re a small business owner, it can be intimidating. How can you compete with it?