James Allen wrote "As a Man Thinketh" in 1902 and it continues to be relevant and offers words of inspiration.
Teamwork is an important aspect in every business. Last weekend I had the experience of sailing on the America's Cup Yacht Intrepid. I know that they sometimes use these type of boats for corporate outings to promote team building...
I still encounter companies that do not have a handle on their phone system. Busy signals, phone ringing without being answered, no voice mail. Its like burning money. There are simple solutions that are very cost effective for any size business.
I remember reading something about Abraham Lincoln that before his mom passed away she told the kids to "be nice to each other" I think this is some of the best advice that anyone can give. Relationships whether they are business or personal will work much better with kindness, courtesy, politeness, etc. than mean nasty and vindictive actions.
It was on one of these steep climbs that I got my inspiration. Sometimes I hike early in the morning before I start my work day. When I have a schedule, I will limit my hike to a particular time, so I go out for say 45 minutes, turn around and come back. Sometimes we set goals and if we don't reach that goal within a particular time frame, we give up. It is ok to set a time limit on a goal as a general guideline, but...
What you focus on in your business and life can have a tremendous affect on the results you are getting. Take a look at what you focus on and make an effort to look at where you are with a different perspective. This could drastically change your results.
Social networking sites should definitely be considered as a val
Effective marketing takes time and effort, but the rewards will be worth it. There are many elements that you can use both on line and off line to build a web that will serve you for a long time. Results may not be immediate, but with patience you will see it grow.
Sending a greeting card to your customers is a great way to differentiate your company from the competition. An un-expected greeting card really makes someone feel special and that is a very powerful tool when it comes to repeat business!
There are many tools of the trade, but it may be time to take a look at some tools to make your business run smoother and more efficiently. With all the technological advances, there may be a useful and cost effective tool that you can use that will help your business prosper.