10 All Too Real Reasons You Need a Management Consultant

It isn’t easy running a business. Just when you think you’ve mastered one thing, something else comes along, whether it’s new legislation, new technology, new competition, or new customer demands. And that’s just for starters. I haven’t even mentioned hiring the right employees and keeping them happy, productive, and motivated. No wonder you feel like … Read more

Why Employee Performance Reviews Are Important for Small Businesses

Are you sitting comfortably? Welcome to my series of podcasts that will help you to navigate those inevitable difficult events at work that are part of being a small business owner. Today I want to talk about why employee performance reviews are important for small businesses. If you’re anything like many other small business owners, … Read more

How to Stop Micromanaging Your Small Business

Are you sitting comfortably? Welcome to my series of podcasts that will help you to navigate those inevitable difficult events at work that are part of being a small business owner. Today I want to talk about how micromanaging, and how to stop. Are you never quite satisfied with your employees’ work? Are you always … Read more

How to Deal with Failure as a Small Business Owner

Are you sitting comfortably? Welcome to my Workplace series of podcasts that will help you to navigate those inevitable difficult events at work that are part of being a small business owner. Today I want to talk about how to deal with failure as a small business owner. Failure is a fact of life. We … Read more

The Art of Persuasion: A Business Owner’s Guide to Influencing Your Team

If you want to get the best out of your team, knowing how to influence people is essential. Influencing people is not about telling people that it’s your way or the highway, it’s about listening, building trust, and inspiring them with your vision so they remain motivated and committed to helping you reach your business … Read more