So you think it might be time to change your business name. We need to make something really clear from the get go.
A decision to change your business name is not a simple blink twice and turn around once kind of process.
It requires money, is fraught with difficulty and needs a lot of i's dotted and t's crossed in order to get the right result.
However it might be the best thing you can do in order to grow your business. Read More
Do you want to learn how to juggle your work flow better? You need more time to run your business? Read More
It only takes one disgruntled employee to create a toxic workplace.
Faster than you realise, this can infect everyone with complacency, irritation and general malaise.
Nip it in the bud by cleansing the workplace. Read More
I happened to be watching a basketball game over the break and saw an analogy to business – and to coaching.
A basketball player recognises their original route to the basket has been blocked: what do they do? Easy- without a second thought, they pivot and shift strategies, rerouting themselves onto the quickest and easiest route to the basket. Two points!
When it comes to obstacles in the original plan, small business owners need to act with the same grace, coordination and speed as a trained athlete does, taking in the scenario and shifting strategies with deft ability. Read More
Like anything else in the world, small businesses are only as strong as their weakest link.
The importance of team training is often not recognised and unfortunately, the budget for training is usually the first thing cut in tough times. Read More
Entrepreneurs tend to begin their road to small business alone - a sole proprietor structure limits the accountability and makes the tough decision making just a tad easier.
After all, it is their headstrong egoism that has driven them to get this far and battling another like-minded partner can mean rough seas for a start up. Read More