Friday 5 for November 9th, 2018


Don’t Lose Sight of Your Customers

By Shep Hyken

One of my favorite restaurants was famous for having its maître d’ walk backwards up the stairs while conducting guests to their tables. For a long time, I assumed it was a fancy ritual, one of those things… Watch video

Keep Your Employees by Making Work Meaningful


What can you do to keep your employees with your business longer? A growing number of workers are actively looking for new jobs, or at least open to a new offer, and often without a large pay increase… Read article

Working for Yourself to Make Life Better for Others

By Fran Tarkenton

Most of us go “into business for ourselves” precisely because we want to go into business for ourselves as opposed to working for a boss or an owner or a bunch of stockholders. But my experience has taught… Read article

3 Popular Productivity Tips That Don’t Actually Work

By Deborah Sweeney

Next time you hear any of these productivity tips, take a step back and think about if it’s actually something that would work with the way you run things as a small business owner… Read article

Do I Need Liability Insurance?

By Bill Wortman

Essentially, every business needs some amount of property, liability, and vehicle insurance depending upon the business activities and other factors. Business insurance is generally based on the business activities… Read article


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