Managing Your Business During A Personal Crisis

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Life happens. Unfortunately, you can’t close down the business every time you have a little trouble come along. If you did, you might not have a business very long, which might lead you down a very different path in life bringing more personal crises your way. It is a vicious cycle.

There are a few things you can do to make sure you survive during the trauma. It’s all about being honest. Read More

Tips To Manage Stress

Wednesday, February 08, 2017

In today’s fast paced society, some stress at work is considered normal. Minor stress can even be beneficial, boosting energy and drive in some situations.

But, for most of us, work related stress can often exceed healthy levels. So how can you get a handle on it and avoid the health conditions that often accompany it? Read More

Holiday Traditions To Bond Your Team

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Team Traditions

The holiday season is just around the corner. As a business owner you're still making lists and checking them twice and you know in your team there are still the naughty as well as the nice.

This is the perfect time to build culture and bond as a team. Read More

Choosing Your Battles

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Choosing your battles wisely - everyone has heard it and it applies to virtually every aspect of life - husbands, wives, children, partners, employees, customers and suppliers.

Often, in everyday conflicts, you are tempted to fight it out, get others to see it your way or prove you are right. But in most cases choosing your battles wisely is the better choice. Read More

The Art Of The No

Thursday, October 13, 2016


As a small business manager, “yes” seems to be the pre-loaded response to just about every question.

The problem is, you have to say “no” from time to time in order to keep your efforts focused on what make sense for time and money. Plus, if you want to keep your sanity intact, you’ll need to learn to say no. Read More

How To Break Out Of The Work Rut

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

When the seasons change, it’s hard to stay productive. Eventually monotony will set in and you’ll switch over to autopilot. Unfortunately, it’s not something that caffeine or a prescription will really fix.

Here are a few simple adjustments to help you get the most out of yourself and your team. Read More