Why Passion is Critical for Business Success

Vision and Passion

This week I figured I would talk a little bit about the first step in the strategic planning process – defining your passion.  A while back I wrote a posted titled Why So Many Small Business Owners are Unhappy where I made an observation of why small … [Read more...]

Do You Really Know What You’re Chasing?

Why

I was attending a local networking event today.  The presenter was a local serial-entrepreneur that shared his most recent success story and his philosophy on what he felt was important to entrepreneurial success. Everything he said was right on … [Read more...]

Leadership’s Most Important Factor

Ignite Passion

Last week a local story caught my attention as it exemplified the question often asked about leadership.  What is the most important factor that influences good leadership? A coach from a local high school with an tremendous record was hired by a … [Read more...]

4 Characteristics for Creating High Performance Organizations

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Over the past month I’ve posted on several important topics including delegation and outsourcing.  If you’ve read these posts you may have seen some mutual skills/actions needed. They are not specific to these topics. I began searching for the … [Read more...]

3 Ways Personal Reflection Can Help You Grow Your Business

Reflection

During this time of year most of us stop long enough to take a breath.  If you use this time correctly you can actual put your life and business on course for success.  You see it is in reflection that success is born, so use it to put yourself of … [Read more...]

First Step to Success – Creating Goals That Motivate

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In my last post, No Man’s Land – Stuck Between Small Business Survival and Success, I shared the fact that while many small business owners have personal success they do not have business success.  This is because their small business relies on their … [Read more...]

A Few Simple Things Bring Success

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Success doesn’t just happen. It’s a takes a lot of hard work. But, that hard work needs to be focused like a laser on what success means to you. Once you know what it looks like, it becomes a passion, a force more powerful than anything you can … [Read more...]