Learning To Surrender Control

  • Own A Business? Two Reasons Why You Should Hire A Fire Protection Engineer

    12 March 2017

    As a business owner, you understand the importance of making sure that your premises are as secure as possible.  To that end, you may have invested the money in a good alarm system as well as installed a closed circuit television (CCTV) surveillance system so that you can keep an eye on the structure at all times.  However, one area that you may not have thought about involves the risk of fire.

  • 5 Ways To Create A Work Environment That Promotes Resource Conservation

    16 February 2017

    While many employers regularly request that their staff makes an effort to conserve resources, rarely do they approach things from their workers' perspective. If you we were no longer in charge of your company and instead had to meet the whims and demands of your boss, how compliant would you be when it came to requests that went above and beyond your normal work duties? Rather that renewing a message that you have found does not fully resonate with your staff, try promoting these five unique ideas to change your employee's perspective on waste and conservation.

  • Managing Job Sharers: Which Work Pattern Is Right For Your Team?

    23 February 2016

    Job sharing is an increasingly popular way for American workers to adapt their working patterns. Job sharing allows two or more employees to manage and share one role's responsibilities, giving people the flexibility to work fewer hours. For managers, job sharing is sometimes a challenge, as it isn't always easy to make sure the employees' shift patterns fully suit the needs of the business. Make sure job sharing in your team is effective and consider which of the following working models are right for your team.

  • Three Ways To Improve Your Productivity When Running A Home-Based Business

    18 December 2015

    When you run your own business from your home, it can be hard to stay focused and productive. After all, your television, personal books, and other entertainment options are only steps away, as are distractions like the dishes, laundry, and demanding friends. To keep yourself on-task and ensure you get as much work done as possible during the work day, try implementing these strategies in your home business start up:

  • Hiring A New Employee? Protect Your Business And Your Customers With These Tips And Tricks

    1 June 2015

    Hiring a new employee is serious business – choosing the wrong person can make your company's proprietary information vulnerable and put your customers' financial information at risk. This is why it's important to take your time throughout the hiring process so you're sure that the person you hire makes a perfect fit for your company and current team. Here are a few tips and tricks you can use to find a reliable new employee while protecting your business and customers at the same time:

  • Building A Business? 2 Network Marketing Strategies You Should Remember

    14 April 2015

    As a budding business owner, you might wonder what you can do to bolster your success. Fortunately, you can learn a lot from companies that use direct sales tactics, also called multi-level or network marketing. These businesses are incredibly successful, selling over 32 billion dollars of merchandise in 2013 alone. Here are two network marketing strategies you should remember, and how they can make your business more successful: 1: Start Off Strong