Time Management

Have the Courage to Do Less. You’ll Get More Done

In our neurotic, overachieving culture, there are many reasons we pile the wrong projects on our plate. Some may be well-intentioned, like helping out a friend or pursuing a hot new idea at work. But others aren’t. Like trying to keep up with the Joneses. Or letting financial fears drive all our decisions. Or accepting work assignments just to suck up to the boss. Every … [Read more...]

Here’s How to Handle 5 Business Operations That Are Utter Time-Stealers

Here’s one thing that everyone across the board needs to understand from day one - absolutely no business on the face of this Earth is 100% productive throughout the day every single day. That is, quite frankly, a ridiculous level of optimism to have. Having said that, there is also the fact that time and money are two of the most important aspects that no one likes to waste. … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]