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What is Strategic Thinking?

What is Strategic thinking? How to Develop this Essential Skill Strategic thinking is a valuable skill to master in both your professional and personal life. Mastering this talent will bring tremendous value to any project you undertake. Many studies have proven that individuals skilled in strategic thinking are also highly effective in leadership positions because…

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Essential Tips for Hiring Great Employees

Hiring Great Employees for your Franchise business –  A Very Effective way to Create Consistent Results. All business owners face the ongoing dilemma of hiring and maintaining a staff of effective employees. This problem is especially well known to franchise business owners, who face the consistent requirement of filling a team of intelligent individuals who…

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Going Lean

July Business Tip: Going Lean A lean program actively manages operational efficiency, which causes a chain reaction of business benefits. Efficiency promotes safety, saves time, controls costs, and ensures quality. Quality translates into high customer satisfaction. Customer satisfaction is directly connected to revenues. Safety is implicit in turnover cost management. And, of course, revenues and…

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Prevent a Summer Sales Slump

Prevent a summer sales slump

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Successful Franchise Leadership

What does it take to be successful in franchise leadership? Despite your best efforts, your franchise may be struggling unsuccessfully to keep pace with others in the corporation. Insufficient sales performance, employee attrition, and organizational deficiencies can, of course, seriously impact growth and drive your operation to the bottom of the franchisees’ metrics chart. Your…

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The Key to Being a Great Visionary Leader

There are a variety of leadership skills out there, but visionary leaders are individuals who often receive the most success out of the endeavors. These individuals can create and maintain a vision of a business and or organization that has not yet been created. This vision provides the owner with the will to work hard…

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June Business Tip: Time Management

Welcome to our June Business Tip: Time Management! A popular self-help book, focused on improving time management skills, Eat That Frog, explains the importance of getting your biggest, most important tasks done early in the day. Brian Tracy uses the analogy of eating a frog to help readers understand the logic behind prioritizing ones tasks.…

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Key Habits of Resilient People

Resilient people all have one thing in common, they have the ability to bounce back from their failures and avoid getting discouraged as much as possible. Resilient people are often thought of as those lucky individuals who managed to “make it” in life. But what is it about these people who have this talent or…

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Celebrating Small Business Week

Welcome to National Small Business Week May 12-16. SBW was created in 1963 in an effort to honor and show appreciation to small business owners throughout the United States. The first National Small Business Week began when John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation, which ushered in a tradition that still stands to this day. Every…

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Sunrise Business Tips

May Sunrise Business Tip: Organizing Your Office for Better Productivity Do you sit down to work and find yourself browsing the web, or performing other unproductive tasks? Studies have shown that decreasing distractions while working can boost your productivity. If you find you are having trouble staying focused, you may wish to minimize distractions in…

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