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Small Business Minute #32- Empathy-The Double Edged Sword!

Most successful entrepreneurs that I’ve met have a balanced approach to empathy, deep when required and non-existent when really necessary. On the other hand, I witness owners that aren’t so balanced. Those that have too much empathy, frequently worry way … Continue reading

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Small Business Minute #12- Leadership

          Being a great leader is about helping others achieve, it’s not a position, it’s an attitude and anyone can be a leader, no matter where you are in an organization. Great leaders work hard and … Continue reading

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Being a Leader Can Be a Pain.

The typical discussion on leadership usually revolves around the qualities or gifts that good leaders share, such as integrity, team player, protector, teacher and mentor. In addition, most leaders are pretty good problem solvers and visionaries. What we don’t hear … Continue reading

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Not So Great Leadership Advice

There is a difference between a boss and a leader. As an entrepreneur, it’s important to be a leader that ignites the drive and passion in your employees. There are many different opinions about leaders and how to be a great … Continue reading

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Take A Moment

When was the last time you took the time to reflect on and appreciate what you’ve actually accomplished as an entrepreneur? And I mean a serious reflection. Forget, if you will for the moment, the sleepless nights, the long days, … Continue reading

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Ten Favourite Business Quotes

Here’s a list of some of my favourite business related quotes.  My criteria for a great quote is a statement that is so simple in it’s telling, yet deep in meaning and steeped in a common sense. Enjoy 1. “One … Continue reading

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