Giving Back

Giving Back

  Owning a business is both a right and a privilege.  It is also a risk and a challenge, bringing many potential liabilities and stressors into entrepreneur’s lives, yet it is also highly rewarding and fun when done right.  Business ownership also brings with it...
The Art of the New Employee

The Art of the New Employee

  Now that the economy is kickstarting, a lot of my clients are hiring new team members.  It has been a long time (a year) for many of them to do so, and we have been talking about ways to make these fresh starts more productive.  In the HR world, this process is...
Spring Cleaning Your Business

Spring Cleaning Your Business

Spring Cleaning Your Business Every year about this time (usually after we get back from spring break) we spend some of our weekends doing spring cleaning at home.  Whether it’s the basement, the closets. Some yardwork or the garage, it always leaves us with a sense...
What Do Your Customer’s Experience?

What Do Your Customer’s Experience?

What Do Your Customer’s Experience? One of my favorite questions to ask business owners I meet at networking events is “why do your customers buy from you instead of your competitor”?  I would guess that 90% of the time the first answer out of their mouth is – you...