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Small Business Minute #36- Innovation Starts at Home

If you’re to believe everything you hear or read about innovation, you would be justified in thinking that innovation is an area best left to the big companies, but that would be wrong. Don’t let the status quo be the … Continue reading

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Small Business Minute VIDEO- Customer Service

1.Treat people like you want to be treated 2.Do what you say you’re going to do. 3. Don’t open a shop unless you like to smile! Continue reading

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Small Business Minute #28- Worry Without Action=Stress

Being the creator of our future is part of the allure to being an entrepreneur, however one of the costs of doing so is the increased stress we experience while chasing our dreams. The thing with stress is that although … Continue reading

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Small Business Minute # 25 Teaching Moments

Let’s face it, employees will screw up. But how we manage the situation can have greater importance and do more damage to your business than the actual mistake. It has been my experience that most mistakes occur because the information or … Continue reading

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Small Business Minute #7 – Growth For The Sake Of Growth

Growth for the sake of growth is a dangerous strategy for most small businesses. By making revenue generation the prime mission of the company, it fails to take into account how the rest of the organization will execute the product … Continue reading

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Small Business Minute #4 – Networking

One of the hardest skills business owners have to learn is Networking. People regularly comment on how adept I am at networking and it usually makes me chuckle. Yes I can network now with relative ease but it wasn’t always … Continue reading

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