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Have You Ever Sent An Email That Was Misunderstood?

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I know I’ve sent an email that was misunderstood. As a leader, it’s very important to clearly communicate with your team. Sometimes this involves talking to them in person, on the phone, or even sending a video! Texting/emailing is just not good in some cases! Sometimes (a lot of the time) people misunderstand your electronic…

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Proactive Measures to Ensure Success in Business

Goal Tracking

Don’t wait until mid-month to find out if you hit your goals! Too many business owners are waiting until after the month (or even worse, the year) is over to check on their success. This is a huge mistake! Certain reports like your financial statements cannot be prepared until after the month is over, but…

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Feeling Unmotivated?

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You may have noticed that this blog post was posted about a day later than usual…. and there’s a good reason for that (not an excuse, but a reason). I didn’t feel like it! I simply could not drum up the enthusiasm to write a Monday Morning blog post when I didn’t FEEL enthusiastic or…

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2 Business Partners, 2 Completely Different Perspectives

Think Positive

When I ask two business partners (in the same business) the same question, I almost always get two different answers. And one of them always has a more effective way of looking at things. I often email my clients and ask them “how are things going?” or “how is business this week?” or “how are the staff this…

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What One Thing Do You Need To STOP Or START Doing?

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If you’re truly honest with yourself, you know that there is something you ARE doing or something you AREN’T doing, that is somehow holding you back – in life and in business. Because your business is such a reflection of YOU, this one thing is not only affecting you personally but professionally as well. It could be…

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3 Simple Steps to Convert More Leads

You worked so hard to get your marketing plan going, now let’s make sure those leads you get CONVERT into clients! Here are 3 Simple steps to convert more leads: 1. Draw out the path Get some big paper, put it on the wall, and draw your customer path. It should look sort of like…

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How to Create Your Most Magnificent Mission Statement

Here are my 4 rules for creating & maximizing your MOST MAGNIFICENT MISSION statement… 1. Make it simple, clear, concise and SHORT Here’s how to do it: use big white paper or a white board, and make 3 sections: what, how and why. Under each section, give yourself a MAXIMUM of 2 words to describe…

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5 Ways to Dramatically Increase Your Profit

1. Capture Data on Leads & Clients (referral sources)  Where did leads hear about your business? (Radio, Television, Facebook, Instagram, Phonebook, Referral, etc). Make sure your team knows this is the most VITAL marketing data and they MUST capture it, for every lead! When a lead becomes a client, make note of that, for our next…

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How to “Lock It In” To Maximize Your Learning

You can learn how to improve your marketing and sales, get awesome results from your team, achieve great results in your business and your financials, but if you don’t SYSTEMIZE THE THINGS YOU LEARN, your awesome results won’t last. Let’s talk about how you can “Lock It In” so that you get the very best…

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