It’s official! You’re ready to start a business. It’s exciting to dive right in— to share your ideas, secure your first client, and cash in on your first sale. Yet in this whirlwind of potential, the administrative steps to starting a business often get left out. This creates a domino effect that eventually turns your
Are you looking for a strategy that can turn your small business from chaos to calm, struggling to profitable? If so, you are going to love systems thinking. What is systems thinking? Systems thinking is a mindset and strategy for solving problems. When someone uses systems thinking they analyze HOW something is happening and make
What are core values? Why are they so important for your business? When you align your values with your company you’ll see positive changes such as: An increase in customer volume and loyalty. More productivity and inspiration from your employees. More joy and prosperity for you, the business owner. Sound too good to be true?
Training a new employee is exciting and terrifying. On one hand, you have more help! You can offload work and start getting more done towards building your dream business. You get to work ON your business, not IN it. On the other, you could spend all this time and money training someone, and then they
Do you consider your business to be successful? Are you making the money you want and do you have the freedom you desire? If not, you may need to take a look at your systems. Your systems are directly responsible for your business success. When you control your systems, you control your business outcomes. Many
The list of best business books to read continues to grow. However, one book stands above all the others called The E-Myth Revisited, Why Most Small Businesses Don’t Work and What to Do About It by Michael E. Gerber. In this powerful account of Sarah the owner of a pie baking shop journey to personal freedom and wealth you will learn the basic business principles of working “ON” your business, not just “IN” it by thinking through the lens of systems. This is my story of a seven year journey doing just that by Beverlee Rasmussen.