Do You Have an Accountability Partner?

On May 24th, 2012, posted in: Marketing, Training by 0 Comment

I had planned to go to San Diego this week to stay with my friend Linda Woodbury. We’re both are writing books and have been struggling with our lack of progress. Our plan was to encourage each other and each work on our own project for several hours each day. When I had to postpone..

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The Value of Team Meetings

On April 19th, 2012, posted in: Accounting, Training by 0 Comment

Because my team is virtual, we make the time to gather on a quarterly basis for team building, training, sharing best practices, and just plain fun! We wouldn’t have these meetings if they weren’t productive – I mean, what entrepreneur has the time to be away from the office to attend a meeting if they..

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You Have Questions! We Have Answers!!

On February 23rd, 2012, posted in: Marketing, Training by 0 Comment

When there is a unique, one-of-a-kind event like the Your Biz on the Beach exclusive owners-only retreat and dolphin encounter, it’s natural to wonder, is this really for me? To answer all your questions, we’ve scheduled a conference call. We’ll go over the agenda, activities, and let you know what to expect. You’ll be able..

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Exploring the Possibilities

On February 16th, 2012, posted in: Marketing, Training by 0 Comment

As part of a Mastermind group I find my mind is always open to possibilities – whether my own or those of the others in the group. My business has grown exponentially since beginning the path down being mentored. Now the next step in my personal and business growth is on the cusp. Because of..

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Hiring Consistently and Legally

On November 10th, 2011, posted in: Training by 0 Comment

Guest post by Ginny McMinn Most employers are very concerned about hiring properly as well as obtaining the very best employee for a job. In order to do a good job of hiring, it is important to remember that using the job requirements and consistency in the hiring process will not only yield the best..

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The Power of a Handshake

On November 3rd, 2011, posted in: Marketing, Training by 0 Comment

You may not know it but a good handshake can make or break the first impression you make on a business acquaintance. To succeed in business, you need to focus on handshake etiquette and manners.

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How Much Information?

On October 7th, 2011, posted in: Accounting, Training by 0 Comment

Employers should consider carefully whether they need background, criminal or credit-related information about candidates. If yes, provisions of the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) will apply if information is provided by a CRA.

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Authenticity: Living Out Your Core Values

On April 23rd, 2010, posted in: Training by 0 Comment

We just had a staff meeting or a meeting of the TAO Team, as we call ourselves. Being a virtual business, it’s a real treat for us to get together three times a year. We work with our coach, bond as a team and strategize about how to better serve our clients. Constant improvement is..

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