Congratulations! You’re moving your business ahead in the world and building a great team! At least that is the plan. The biggest hurdle to success is crafting an effective team. Everyone has tragic tales of brilliant ideas unintentionally sabotaged by grandstanding, miscommunication, and other team problems. How do you deflect failure and lead a team […]
Maybe this is you… you’ve spent hundreds of hours and thousands of dollars redesigning and building a brand new website. Everything looks amazing, it has great visuals, and every page gleams with a modern flair. Now that it’s launched, you sit back and wait for the hoards of people to start visiting, sharing, and reading about […]
Are you going to fail? Unsurprisingly, the answer is yes. Regardless of your business or marketing prowess, everyone can expect a time of failure in their life. Not everything will go as planned, and there will be setbacks. So when you fail, and again you will, how you respond to the failure is crucial to […]
We live in an interesting time. Unlike even 10 years ago, we carry around video cameras in our pocket that rival what some professionals use. Cinematography is no longer only for the professional film makers, now anyone can shoot and produce a video with relative ease. With the rise of video options, some people might […]
I’ve sure you’ve heard of the cool new marketing trend called content marketing. As a concept, what could be simpler? Write some content, stick it up on a blog, and watch the traffic flow in. Right? Well, not quite. Content marketing itself is a little more complicated then just writing an article and posting it. […]
Whenever people start a small business, they always have the best intentions. Usually it starts out good, too. Everyone is eager and excited to launch a new brand, and it shows as you go out into the community and talk to potential clients. Response is positive, and hopes are high that this business is here for the long run. But thats not always the case.
If you’re like me, you’re want your marketing efforts to produce the most fruit as possible. For most businesses, that translates to people in the door. Easy as it sounds, actually getting crowds of people to your door is a little trickier, especially if you are wanting wider exposure than what traditional print marketing campaigns can offer. […]
I’m sure you’ve all heard it so many times it’s almost cliche: “Successful people read all the time.” Know what? It’s actually true! Go figure! Successful people are always reading, because they have a drive to continuously better themselves and increase their knowledge. It’s part of why they are successful in the first place. Given […]
Do you want to increase teamwork and sense of community in your organization? While there are many signs of dysfunction, one in particular stands out above the rest. Got your attention? Good.
Do you want to make it in the world? Sick of your dead-end job, and ready to make a real difference? A great job may only be a phone call away, but if you have poor communication skills you could sabotage your success before you even get started. The best way to land that dream job is to […]