Tag: planning

Self-management, Task management

Ways to Stay Disciplined When Working From Home

February 8, 2018

Via: Inc.

Working remotely definitely has its perks. Between flexibility to work from anywhere (I’m currently writing this from my hotel room in Paris), less time spent commuting, and the ability to set your own hours, it can be rewarding. However, there […]

General organization management, Strategic planning

“Love What You Do” Won’t Build Your Business, But These 6 Steps Will

January 24, 2018

Via: Small Biz Club

Start-ups abound, but not all of them have the staying power. The Small Business Association says that “only half of new businesses will survive the first five years and only a third will make it past 10.” An example is […]

General organization management, Strategic planning

The Essentials of an Effective Business Disaster Recovery Plan

January 22, 2018

Via: Small Biz Club

If there’s any guarantee in life, it’s to expect the unexpected. Small businesses are the most impacted when it comes to disasters because they do not usually have a formal disaster recovery plan. As a result, 40 to 60 percent […]

Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management, Task management

5 Strategies for Starting 2018 Off Right

January 18, 2018

Via: Small Biz Club

About a year ago, I realized I wasn’t spending enough time doing the things I love: hanging out with my kids, surfing, traveling. Life started to feel lousy. I’m a founder of a fast-growing contract management software company that more […]

Department management, Marketing

What Are Your B2B Content Marketing Plans For 2018?

January 16, 2018

Via: Business 2 Community

The New Year is a great time to take stock of your current B2B content activities and look at what has worked for you, and what maybe didn’t deliver for you in 2017. It’s easy to get caught up in […]

Investment, Organization management

Can Field Service Overcome the “Uber” Fatigue?

January 9, 2018

Via: Aberdeen Essentials

Five years ago, every Venture Capitalist in the world immediately stopped listening when someone pitched them “Netflix, but for (insert industry)”. Today, VCs are equally driven to madness by the flagrant overutilization of Uber as a business model. To demonstrate […]

General organization management, Strategic planning

Planning to Start a Small Business in 2018? Follow These Tips

January 8, 2018

Via: Small Biz Club

If you’re planning to start a small business in 2018, you may not realize everything you need to do to hit the ground running. Needless to say, it takes more than just putting an “open for business” sign in your […]

Department management, Financial, General organization management, Strategic planning

3 Easy Ways to Maximize Your Small Business Resources in 2018 and Beyond

January 4, 2018

Via: Small Biz Club

They say the devil is in the details, and this is very true when it comes to business—especially small business. Little costs add up. If you want to avoid them, you’re going to need to be studious with the books. […]

General organization management, Strategic planning

22 Good Reasons to Write a Business Plan

January 2, 2018

Via: Small Biz Club

Here are 20 good reasons to write a business plan. Please note, however, that a business plan is not necessarily a traditional formal business plan. It ought to be a LEAN BUSINESS PLAN that gets reviewed and revised often. It […]

Accounting, Department management

Best Tax Tips for Small Business Owners in 2018

December 28, 2017

Via: Small Biz Club

Doing your taxes is not something people typically look forward to. In fact, if the word “taxes” is even muttered, you can usually expect an audible “ugh” to follow. Whether you’re a small business owner, first-time freelancer, or simply self-employed, […]