Tips & Tools

6 Traits of an Entrepreneur: Qualities Every Entrepreneur Should Possess

The secret to planning a successful business is to gain an understanding of the many factors that make up that business: the potential market, the location, the employees, the financials, the product development process, etc. But there is one key aspect of a business that often gets overlooked because it is not analyzed at length in a business plan but an analysis of that factor can help improve the potential for success. That factor is you.

Work Productivity with Laser Focus

Starting and growing a business is fun, but a lot of work. You have so many things on your "to-do" list and they all seem to have top priority! Don't let your work get away from you. Here is an idea to help you improve your productivity.

Organizational Ideas & Business Filing Systems for your Office

Starting a business and building it up to succeed requires a lot of things...and seems to be accompanied by an avalanche of papers. It's okay to keep the pulp and paper industry employed but you need to also be able to wade through reams of paper yourself. Here are some ideas to help you.

Managing your Time & Work Distractions

What did you do yesterday during your working hours? You probably would answer "worked" but some would disagree. Managing your time is more than just planning, it's follow-up as well. Can you give a minute-by-minute account of what you do in the day? Here's why you want to!

Business Productivity and the Pareto Principle

Starting a business or growing one? Your time is precious! You've only got 24 hours in a day; here's how to make the most of them.

Become an Expert: Business Expert Tips

Every industry has a "go-to" person. When you think of that industry, you think of that person. Here's how to become your industry's "go- to" person.

5 Tips to Improve your Productivity

As a business owner, you probably experience the stress of feeling like you're pulled in all directions at the same time. Here are 5 effective tips from a small business owner to help you get more done. After all, we only have 24 hours in a day!

How to Improve Productivity: Business Delegation & Automation

You have built up your business. It's moving along nicely. You've adopted good habits that have taken you through the start-up phase. But now your growing business is changing and you're faced with new pressures and the old strategies simply can't help. Here's what to do:

Business E-Mail Writing: Tips for Setting the E-Mail Tone!

How you say it is just as important as what you say.

Characteristic of Entrepreneur: Entrepreneurial Assertiveness

How to get what you want for your business.