Time management

Where did the time go?

Where did the time go?

This is the question we all ask, and perhaps small business owners ask the most! Fresh Air’s Terry Gross recently interviewed Brigid Schulte, author of the book, Overwhelmed: Work, Love and Play, When No One Has the Time. Schulte says…

Take a Break, Gain Perspective

Take a Break, Gain Perspective

Owning a small business requires all-consuming focus and it can be really hard to take a break. Yet it’s important for your health and the health of your business to un-plug and get away sometimes. Recently I traveled to the…

The To Do List:  Getting it done

The To Do List: Getting it done

There is too much to do and not enough time to get it all done.  In fact, there are two facts that time management experts seem to agree.  You will never really catch-up and you will never get it all done. …

Time for Action:  Seven Steps

Time for Action: Seven Steps

Planning and managing your time effectively is the single most important factor for the launching and management of a successful small business.  You may have great ideas, a great product or service and a receptive marketplace.  However, you still have…

Realistic Business Management

“Running a small business today is so risky – so much can go wrong.”  According to Dun & Bradstreet, over 90% of all small businesses that fail, do so due to common management pitfalls, inexperience in leadership, lack of money…