Finding, Hiring & Retaining Great Employees

Finding, Hiring & Retaining Great Employees

What to look for when adding a new employee to your team. The first thing in having success when bringing new employees on is to have the mindset of being a servant leader. In the interview process, look for two primary things. Look for character and skills and...

Choosing Accounting Software for Your Business

Today we have a guest post from Derek Singleton of Software Advice. He gives us some insight into the accounting packages available for your business. Small businesses need to be vigilant in their accounting practices. A minor misstep can have major repercussions....

Traditional Advertising: Is It Dead?

You are a small business and you are dipping your toe into online marketing. The question you have is should you continue to pursue traditional (mostly print) advertising. I’ve got an easy answer: yes…and no. (Nothing’s ever that black and white, is...

It is STILL About Your USP!

Brand this. Brand that. Personal branding. Brand development. Brand research. Brand awareness. YOUR small business isn’t Apple, it isn’t Levi’s and it isn’t Coke. You have to stand out in ways that don’t use old-school advertising and...

Lifestyle Design: Do You Know What You Want?

Lifestyle design is a new catch-all term for building a life and business/career, free from traditional constraints, unless, of course, traditional is your lifestyle of choice. Tim Ferriss is probably best known for coining the term in The 4-Hour Work Week, but it has...