Ways to Improve Your Leadership Skills

October 31st, 2010 admin Posted in Business success 1 Comment »

To improve your leadership skills and to enhance our communication skills, ways to increase their capacity to be an effective leader. Did you ever say, "Well, I agree that I think I have bad leadership skills, my co-workers. All I hate my job and I am unable to" hear. Do not respond at all. They also say any of this because they have poor leadership skills, or do not believe they do not want to appear incompetent. Unfortunately research tells us that the staff perspective, there Read more [...]

Buy Cheap Small Business Dental Insurance

October 17th, 2009 admin Posted in Business success No Comments »

If you are an owner of a small business, it is your responsibility to provide them with health insurance. Now, this includes dental insurance as well. The small business dental insurance are specifically designed to meet the employees’ dental needs as well as the budget of the company. With small business dental insurance, you can provide your employees with the dental insurance that they need and deserve. This is an important benefit that your employees will surely appreciate. You can Read more [...]

Do you do to keeping Your Cool when The Customer is chewing you out

October 4th, 2009 admin Posted in Business success No Comments »

A day in the life of a businessperson can be filled with joy and satisfaction or it can be frustrating and stressful. When things go wrong, some people lose control. Holding emotions in check and reacting professionally under fire are not always easy. It is particularly difficult to be nice to people who are not being nice to you. So what do you do to keep your cool when the customer is chewing you out Most of the time it is not even your fault. It could be that the problem was with a product Read more [...]

Management and Leadership

September 24th, 2009 admin Posted in Business success No Comments »

When I was in the U.S. Marine Corps, the term “leadership” was taught, explained, and demonstrated almost every minute of the day. I found that the biggest and most important difference between a manager and a leader is the way they motivate people who work for them, or follow them. I find that the traits associated with management and leadership can be very similar but they are definitely not transferrable. In our daily routine, there is a need for both types of individuals and many of you Read more [...]

How to Measure Leadership Skills and Increase Productivity

September 16th, 2009 admin Posted in Business success No Comments »

In today's economy, the most important thing for any professional to focus on is increasing productivity to make the most of what you have.  Sounds easy enough, but in today's world, professionals have to be ready to walk the walk, when they have already talked the talk.  How do we measure something that is always changing? The first step in defining leadership is to define the characteristics of an effective leader.  Effective leaders consistently exhibit certain characteristics.  By Read more [...]

Leadership is about the Leader’s Character

September 15th, 2009 admin Posted in Business success No Comments »

What I know now....Leadership is about the Leader's Character by Talyn McArthur Leaders are more powerful role models when they learn than when they teach. -Rosabeth Kantor We have all come across various definitions and examples of leaders. Recently I had the opportunity to meet with a leader who pleasantly surprised me with her example. Last month, I had a chance to meet with and interview Cora Tsouflidou. In May 1987, Cora purchased a tiny neighborhood canteen and turn the canteen Read more [...]

How to become a Great and Effective Leader

September 7th, 2009 admin Posted in Business success No Comments »

How to become a Great and Effective Leader In most of our lives, there is always that one person who stands out and who we look up to as a leader and who has good leadership qualities. This is the person we choose in our minds to follow and be like. Everybody has a different leadership figure, because everybody looks for different traits in a person that they would like to get to know, follow and be like. There are a couple of characteristics that are there in most leaders that we meet today. Read more [...]

How You Can Combat the Effects of the Recession

July 29th, 2009 admin Posted in Business success No Comments »

By: Brooke Reid When it comes to sales, industry experts hold that it’s easier to retain an existing customer, than to attract new ones. Since there is such fierce competition between businesses over customers lately, this theory is especially important. But what’s the best way to make sure a customer remains loyal to your business? A very wise and successful businessman once said, “Do what you do so well that they will want to see it again and bring their friends.” Who was this Read more [...]

Avoid financial failure in a Fianacial Crisis

April 21st, 2009 admin Posted in Business success No Comments »

By: Frank Joseph While it is obvious that every business owner looks to avoid failure, the focus should be what steps do you intend to take to properly avoid failure during this financial crisis and those critical years beyond? This is another important aspect when trying to obtain financing. Here are 10 of the most important steps you need to take 1.    Get to know the most common reasons that businesses succumb to financial failure, so you can spot and fix problems before it is too late. Read more [...]

How Can Managers Avoid Lawsuits?

March 18th, 2009 admin Posted in Business success No Comments »

By: Hanna Hasl-Kelchner Nobody likes to be sued, especially in a difficult economy where companies are struggling to survive and laying off workers. CEOs and other senior managers spend an average of 20% of their time on business legal matters yet few have any formal training on the subject. As a result, they may be unaware of the legal dominos their business decisions set into motion and they end up learning about the law in the school of hard knocks. Learning the hard way is never desirable. It's Read more [...]