Including advice to stop looking for candidates weaknesses, stopping to smell the soap, and why you should talk into people’s...
Like when you should take a mentor’s advice with a grain of salt and dealing with staff who want higher salaries when you can’t afford to...
Like how to make the best of your small advertising budget - Billboards?!? - and formally settling ownership in a family-owned legacy business.
Including spotting a bizarre new crime trend and the importance of planning your vacations now.
Including the difference between KPIs and OKRs and which ones you should be using and why.
Including a markdown strategy to set you up for holiday success and when exactly to blast those mobile campaign messages for maximum impact.
Like how to overcome procrastination, run better meetings, and remain clearheaded come holiday party time.
Including the reality that has become offering signing bonuses to secure top talent.
Like implementing the Rule of Three and capturing all your story-worthy moments.
Like why you may want to reconsider ditching your checkout counter and when to talk budget with a customer.
Including putting meetings on hold and how to get the most out brainstorming.
Plus, what’s the best way to deal with a manager who doesn’t believe in “sugarcoating” feedback.
Such as, what’s better for a billboard - a smaller local road or a major arterial route?
Plus an app to enhance the mood for work.
Like how to jump start productivity after some time off and attracting the sort of employees that reflect your clientele during a tight job market.
Corral your vendors and keep it to five sentences or less are just a few of this months bright ideas.
Like have you ever wondered if you could tap a former pro-athlete to appear at your business and your rights when it comes to managing employees...
Including an innovative way to use your employees as mobile billboards and two surefire customer conversation starters that double as market research.
Like also knowing when to not and being better than perfect.
Including protecting yourself from small claims litigiousness and email vs. text marketing.