Part 3: How to Ensure Great Performance of Your Team Members

So you’ve hired your new assistant and assigned her first few tasks. She’s completed them, and when you review them, you can’t help but feel disappointed with how they turned out. You wonder to yourself, “Did I say something that didn’t make sense or did she just not know how to do what I was asking?” It could be that adequate information wasn’t...

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How to Delegate Without Adding a Team Member

Is the pain from watching the many balls you’re juggling drop to the ground starting to get to you? Start delegating. Don’t shy away from delegating just because have a small budget. You could delegate many of the tasks you do everyday without spending more than $50 a month. Delegating using the resources you already have is possible, and it doesn’t have to be...

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7 Social Media Management Rules You Must Obey

Do you have a love-hate relationship with social media?  Does social media feel like quicksand? How many times have you gone on social media for just a second to post something related to your business, but then ended up wasting hours jumping from one news feed item to the next? Do you belong to lots of private groups you don’t have time to keep up with? Have...

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Social Media Doesn’t Have to Drive You Crazy!

Social media can be incredibly useful for building your brand and gaining clients, but it’s difficult to use effectively when you have calls to take, content to write, and products to create. How can you possibly find time to post six times a day on Twitter and twice a day on Facebook like experts recommend? Luckily there are tried and true tools that will help you...

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Use Evernote for Planning Your Next Party and Beyond

Party planning isn’t easy, especially because you’re also working, raising a family, studying, and being responsible for a thousand and one other things. Creating a structure you can rely on is absolutely essential for your sanity and the success of the event. Evernote is your all-in-one solution to planning. Even the free version can easily help you collect...

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Stop Waste!

Not all systems are equal. Information, task, and distraction management are essential when you’re in the first stages of growing your business. Pouring all your energy into finding clients and marketing your business to bring in money is very tempting, but here’s what it might cost you if you don’t tackle the essential systems. DAMAGING COSTS 30 minutes a day...

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