Posts Tagged“business”

When you want to catch people’s attention for an upcoming event or drum up business to sell a brand, product, or service, flyers are an excellent way to go. Not only are flyers very cost-effective compared to other marketing tools, they are able to reach a wide audience at different times and places. If your flyer is eye-catching and raises questions (or answers them), your flyer is sure to be a success. However, creating them is no simple matter. It’s not necessarily very difficult, to be sure, but you do need to keep some rules and guidelines in mind for…

Whether you are the owner of a small business or a he international corporation, cash is, and always will be king and it is here that you must lay all of your focus. It is a well known fact that around 56% of new businesses fail in their first 3 years and of those that survive, around 42% of them will fail before year 5. As my friend Keith Springer always says on his radio show, the biggest reason behind those failures is either a lack of money or financial mismanagement and i you are looking at entering into the…

So, you’ve finally struck out on your own, and you’ve managed to get some cash flowing into your bank accounts. Unfortunately, it’s just enough to pay your business and living expenses – no fancy sports cars or caviar for you. Don’t lose heart, though: John Bradberry was once a consultant struggling to get traction with his nascent consulting firm. With tons of hustle, he managed to get his company off the ground, but it wasn’t until he focused on several key areas before he began to attract the attention of heavy-hitters. In this article, we will share our top tips…

Some leadership skills are natural. When you see someone who is a naturally great speaker, or is charming, smooth or charismatic, these are skills that cannot be taught and can only be refined. But there are many other skills that are required for leadership that can be taught, and these are invaluable for being a great leader. Haris Ahmed Chicago based business management coach teaches business executives leadership skills and these are some of the business skills that are at the top of his list and anyone can learn. Being Open to Criticism A big part of leadership is the…

We are not all natural born leaders, we may know a few, I have a good friend Marc Hagins who, ever since I have known him, has had the ability to step up to the plate and lead a team, in sports, on projects and even now, in business. Those of us who are not born with the skill to lead must be able to understand what leadership is all about as well as recognizing the skills which people like my friend have, in order for s to work on how to become better leaders. Something which always inspires me…