If you’re a business owner, you’ve likely experienced moments where things just seem to be going well. Maybe your employees seem extra energized as of late or you’ve heard positive buzz about your latest product. It may even be that the long-awaited arrival of spring is what’s reassuring you that things are shaping up. Be wary of these feelings.
If asked to describe the perfect employee, most employers could likely arrive at an answer pretty quickly. Most have a list of characteristic this ideal individual possesses: intelligent, passionate, motivated, and possessive of a wealth of other job-specific traits. When looking to hire, this is the person all employers want. Someone perfectly geared to the
We’re ten weeks in to the New Year, and while you may have reneged on your personal resolution, you’re hopefully holding strong to your 2013 business plan. Of course you want to be; there’s too much at stake to “go with the flow” where your business is concerned. But keeping your business on track requires
One glance at my bank statement and I know the state of my finances. One simple figure (most often smaller than I’d like) tells me all I need to know; pretty straightforward. But I’m not running a business. If I was, I’d need to see a lot more than a number to know how things