September 2014
As a business owner, how many times have you groaned when a group of rowdy, dishevelled, obnoxious youths have come into your store, rummaged through your stock and left with little more than a cursive glance at you while you were glaring at them, trying to “will” them out of your business? What if I...
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As a lawyer, how many hours of unbillable time have you lost trying to get hold of supporting evidence from your clients? How many times have you had to stand in front of a judge asking for your case to be adjourned simply because your client still can’t find the documentation that they know they...
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If you are a business owner who sells “B2B” (Business to Business) products and/or services, do you know there is one place online where almost half of all business decision makers can be found? Well, earlier this morning I conducted a BookPals Business Sanity podcast interview with someone who has just provided me with this...
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As a tradesperson and/or business owner who has been working in your chosen field for years and years now, spend some time thinking about the amount of knowledge that you have built up in your chosen area of expertise? Now, think about how many times your customers have said to you, “Gee, I wish I...
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I have just finished editing a BookPals Business Sanity Podcast interview with a Emily Chase Smith of emilychasesmith.com (I’ll get it released as soon as possible – you’ll love it!!) and it has reminded me of how many fantastic businesses are out there that can provide business owners with information and resources to help them...
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There is nothing about a business going into Administration or Liquidation (you may know it as going bankrupt) that is pleasant. I know – I was employed by a company many years ago that got into financial difficulties and had to be “wound up” and the impact on the business owner’s and staff’s lives was...
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Have you ever had one of those days where you had to drop everything you are doing to tell people about some wonderful information that has just come your way? Well, today is one of those days!!! You would remember from a previous blog post that I had recently found out about Kristin Thompson’s upcoming...
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Quickly think about three businesses. Ok – times up!!!! LOL Now, think about what made you think about these three businesses in the first place. Was it that you loved the color of their logo and/or other marketing material that they use? Was it because the images that they use bring back childhood memories to...
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