Michael Gerber, author of The E-Myth, says that 80 percent of businesses fail in their first five years and 80 percent of those remaining will fail somewhere between years six through ten.

That statistic is terrifying!

Here’s what I’m doing to avoid becoming a statistic. Read More

10 Tips to Tackle Procrastination

10 Tips to Tackle Procrastination Avatar Posted by ivanpw under Self-Development
From http://www.bizpenguin.com 42 days ago
Made Hot by: MasterMinuteman on June 19, 2016 8:28 pm
The number one killer of productivity is procrastination. Here are a few ideas that can help you kick your procrastination habit to the curb. Read More
There are a number of ways to continually grow as a business person. If you do it right, you may grow your business, along with your mind.

What are some best practices, then, to incorporate more research into our daily lives at work? Here are a few easy, actionable strategies to imp Read More
For decades, we’ve viewed Monday as the "Worst Day Ever." However, there are other days that are much worse. I propose something controversial: Tuesday—and even Thursday—take this not so coveted accolade.

But, on which day are we most productive? The answer might surprise you.

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The Hidden Infrastructure For A Productive Day

The Hidden Infrastructure For A Productive Day Avatar Posted by kimonos under Self-Development
From http://takisathanassiou.com 40 days ago
Made Hot by: Liz_062 on June 17, 2016 1:39 pm
A productive day may have many parameters and many activities you have to complete. But a day you have truly achieved the bulk of the things you have planned for and supposed to do is not just a productive day is an effective day, bringing you closer to the accomplishments of your goals. Read More
It’s easy to wake up, check the tasks marked for today and get stuck in with your most urgent and important duty. What’s harder is taking a big picture look at your task list. Who can be bothered with that? Surely that’s an hour you’ll never get back? Read More

How to Blog and Still Have Time to Sleep

How to Blog and Still Have Time to Sleep Avatar Posted by janicerappoportwald under Self-Development
From http://mostlyblogging.com 44 days ago
Made Hot by: problogger78 on June 15, 2016 11:07 am
3 blogging schedules are offered for you to use or tweak, so you can accomplish all your blogging tasks and have time for the rest of your life. Read More
There’s a lot to be said for the benefits of working remotely. From being able to keep flexible work hours to having access to a far greater pool of tasks, the freedom which comes with being a freelance designer is more than enough to tempt a growing number of employees.

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Office Hours

Office Hours Avatar Posted by lyceum under Self-Development
From http://www.egosoletrader.com 47 days ago
Made Hot by: profmarketing on June 13, 2016 8:02 am
What kind of office hours do you have, as small business owner?

For the record: In order to prevent the "case of the Mondays" occurring, I have new "office hours" (9 AM - 9 PM CET) for phone calls and other ways of communication (email, FaceTime, Skype, SMS, Whatsapp, etc.). I decided to change Read More

Overcoming Writer’s Block At Work

Overcoming Writer’s Block At Work Avatar Posted by corpcentre under Self-Development
From http://blog.corporationcentre.ca 47 days ago
Made Hot by: businessgross on June 12, 2016 9:21 pm
We’ve all had the experience of sitting down to pen a new article, marketing e-mail, or blog post, and struggling to get the words out. Even professional authors find that writing can be either simple and straightforward or slow and cumbersome. The first sentence is often the hardest. Read More

This Could Be One of the Most Underestimated Employee Benefits

What's more important than salaries at your small business? Small business owners and entrepreneurs sometimes believe they …

Jonny Ross @jrconsultancy Helps Businesses Be Seen

Improved visibility seems to be a theme in Jonny Ross's evolving career. First, he ran businesses that helped others … More
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