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appreciating your team

Why Appreciating Your Team Is Good for Business

Most entrepreneurs are good at seeing opportunities and finding ways to meet needs in the marketplace. Similarly, successful leaders are adept at creating value, managing costs, and understanding their target markets. But many leaders lose sight of the #1 asset of their business and the various ways that asset can be neglected and eventually...

The Myth of the Self-Made Millionaire

The Myth of the Self-Made Millionaire

I am in several Facebook groups, and something has hit me like a Mack Truck. The default in most entrepreneurs thinking is that they have to do it alone. Here’s the scenario: There’s an idea in a group, and everyone thinks it is the next big thing.  Everyone in the group talks about their struggles...

Best Practices To Get The Most Out Of Your Team Building Activities

Best Practices To Get The Most Out Of Your Team Building Activities

All companies and professional teams, from small to large businesses, eventually face workplace challenges, whether they are related to communication, environment, project management, or the like. Many business owners don’t think of team building activities as solutions to these problems, but in reality, they can go a long way in solving a variety of...

3 Team-Building Tips to Create an Active and Innovative Team

3 Team-Building Tips to Create an Active and Innovative Team

To whom do you owe your success? While some business owners credit mentors, advisors, or their own hard work, others say they have triumphed thanks to competent and trusted team members. As I was going through my personal interview archives, I rediscovered this interview with Erin Walter of Nuphoriq, who thanks her team for...

10 Tips for Being a Better Manager

10 Tips for Being a Better Manager

When you become a small business owner, you automatically open yourself up to a range of new roles and responsibilities. Although you may have no prior experience, one of the most important responsibilities you will encounter is managing a small team of workers - whether they are employees who work alongside you or freelancers...