4 Ways to Succeed

Everyone is in a reactive position at this point and time in business and are struggling of finding ways to become successful or maintain their success. As some states are beginning to reopen, others are maintaining their #StayHome orders and then there are other states that are somewhere in between with partial reopening. How is this affecting your small business […]

Earth Day & Your Business

This past Wednesday, all over North America there were millions of people celebrating Earth Day and I’ve often reflected in the past what this day really means to people personally. This year though, I’m curious as to what it means to you and your business. Especially since so many of small business are being directly impacted whether they’ve found an […]

Business Risk Re-defined

As a small business owner an important factor in managing the affairs of your company is not only the complexities of the external environment and its potential impacts – favorable or harmful – on the profitability of your firm but also endogenous factors to the entity. Your company must constantly assess of all the elements which are part of your […]

New Business Idea? Protect It!

This is a crazy time for everyone. It doesn’t mean that your entrepreneurial mind has closed. During the quietest of times is when ideas start to come to us. So, you’ve got the next big business solution – congratulations! How do you know someone, even with the best of intention, doesn’t share it with another who decides to take it […]

Mentoring Programs: Supportive of Success

When we set out to start our own business we tend to look back at our previous experience and how the environment was either supportive or non-supportive of the employee’s success; to see what worked and what didn’t work. One of the elements of a successful business is the openness to share our wisdom and passion of doing what we […]

Skills of a Successful Entrepreneur

So you want to go into business for yourself do you? Well there are a few skills that every successful entrepreneur needs to either have themselves or the resources (both monetary and human) available to them. We are not all born to entrepreneurs and even if we grow up in an entrepreneurial family setting – we still need to have […]

Stress & Digestion

Think “body massage” and words like ‘soothing’, ‘relaxing’ and ‘pure indulgence’ come to mind right? The fact, however, is a body massage actually goes far beyond indulgence into the realm of therapies. Massage improves blood circulation in the body and therein lie most of its benefits. The therapy has been used for several centuries to cure various ailments in the […]

Managing Employee Turnover

Employee turnover is a huge concern in certain industries and is one of the main reasons for causing sleepless nights for managers. Turnover is simply the superficial problem and the crux of the problem is much deeper. What really needs to be studied and analyzed is the reason behind the high turnover rate of an organization. There can be various […]

Human Resources – Employee Engagement

Employees are the key differentiating factor in any organization. After all they are often the ones who are instrumental in giving an organization an edge over its competitors. It is therefore essential for HR departments to ensure employees stay fully committed and motivated while performing their responsibilities, in other words they must use effective ‘Employee Engagement’ strategies. Employee Engagement is […]

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