Time Management

9 Ways Technology Should Be Used in Your Business

Technology, for many businesses, seems like a double-edged sword. Unfortunately, technology should be a tool that doesn’t come with any drawback. How can you get everything you expect from technology? Save Money The rumor is true; software and hardware can save you money. But beware, because there are a lot of technology solutions available that claim to help you save money … [Read more...]

8 Ways to Improve Business Time Management and Attendance

One of the most common complaints of employees and bosses is that there always seem to be too much work and too little time to accomplish everything. In modern times where companies try to maximize profit through productivity, being effective and efficient is necessary. Time is a resource that is limited but by taking the right steps, business owners and leaders will be able to … [Read more...]

Habits All Successful Startups Should Follow

Old habits die hard and bad ones even harder. When we put startups in this context, it’s easy to guess how damaging bad habits can be. The sooner you get rid of them, the better results your startup will achieve. In order to replace the bad with the good habits, here is what your startup should be doing. Choose Your Clients Wisely Satisfied clients are your best … [Read more...]

5 Questions with Liselle DeGrave, Owner of DeGrave Communications

Liselle DeGrave loved her career in public relations, but also wanted to be home with her children. So she did what so many entrepreneurs have done--she left her job to start her own business as a freelancer. Liselle shares some of the lessons she's learned about running her business, DeGrave Communications, and being her own boss. What are the primary service(s) or product(s) … [Read more...]

What is a Smart Safe And How Your Business Can Benefit From One

Does your business handle cash? If it does, there’s good news. Cash is still king. And it's likely to remain that way for decades—despite the buzz about digital payments. So you shouldn’t have to make sweeping changes in how customers pay you any time in the near future. Why will cash remain king? It's simple. Consumers prefer using it instead of other payment methods in … [Read more...]

A Time Management Tip from Marcus Lemonis

In a filmed interview with Inc Magazine, Marcus Lemonis shares one of his strategies for organizing his day. Each night before going to bed Marcus says “I make a quick list of the things I know I have to deal with the next day. And I try to get those knocked out before noon.” Marcus goes on to explain that this is helpful because after noon he doesn’t know what’s going to … [Read more...]

How to Keep Social Media from Feeling like a Vortex

One of the biggest challenges to consistent social media use, and by extension, social media success, is the perception that time spent on social media becomes time lost to distraction or to activity that cannot or does not support the real, practical goals of your business. This is a real fear, and a legitimate one. Social media is a difficult space to navigate. There is so … [Read more...]