Don’t forget to take care of the business of your life

Every week for the past twenty years I have had the pleasure of addressing a topic for the business community. This week I want to share some thoughts about the “business of your life.”

Notice I didn’t say, “Your business or your life!” I’m not talking about an either/or proposition or a zero-sum game. You can have both a personal and business life.

You may be fully engaged on the treadmill of business, going as fast as you can, for as long ...

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The Toxic Personalities on Your Payroll

employeeWhat is a company? In a broad sense, it is nothing more than a collection of people who are working towards common objectives.

No company is any better than the people who work in it and lead it. Identifying and removing problem employees should be an ongoing task, but owners often distance themselves from day-to-day issues because they don’t want to be bothered with the details and associated headaches.

This is unfortunate because you ...

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Are your eyes on the company cash?

A key element to business sustainability is having the best cash flow model possible.

Every owner, CEO, or entrepreneur should invest ongoing time to determine how to maximize their company’s cash flow.

Managing cash flow has to be built around the foundation idea of “what works best for the company” and not “what works best for the client.” This is not to say it is a “win-lose” proposition, it isn’t.

How do you effectively manage cash ...

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