5 Branding Tips For Small Businesses


As a small business owner, branding can seem to be a daunting and unnecessary task to allot energy to. We all know that companies like Apple, Coca Cola, and Nike pour millions of dollars into their commercials, logos, colors, and other branding cues that come to our minds when we think of that particular business. […]

The Fastest Way To Scale Your Small Business


There are thousands of small businesses out there that have been stagnant for at least two years, and many longer than that. I know this because I grew up around many owners that have the same size business they had five to ten years ago. There are also many clients that come into our office […]

Create Your Business’ Backbone


Have you ever wondered why it can be so difficult for teams to collaborate and agree on critical decisions? Until recently I would have told you that the reason for this is because of the pride and selfish nature that is inside all of us, but I have realized that this is only a symptom […]

Setting The Foundation To Freedom


Are you ready to take the first and most important step in creating a business that is more productive and less of a hassle? If you are, then today you will learn this first step, creating your Strategic Objectives Document. Of the three documents that we will cover, the Strategic Objective Document will be the […]

Visioning: Getting Your Future On Paper


What is in store for your company’s future?  Do you even have an idea of what that might look like, or are you simply thrashing and worrying about today with the rest of the 75% of small businesses that do the same thing? In my last post we went over two activates: the first was […]

Team Activities For Creating Explosive Growth!


When a small business comes to us and wants coaching and consulting, we always start them out with vision casting. Too many businesses work on the impending daily challenges, and fail to prepare for the future. It is our job to help them simply slow down and think about where they are at, from a […]

“Gearing Up” for Growth


Where do we begin? You are stressed with putting out fires, and there are more tasks to attend to than you have time to give at the moment. You feel that there is simply not enough time to work on the business instead of in the business. Therein lies your problem. State of The Business […]

Extinguish Your Business Headaches


There once was a man who loved to make shoes. These shoes were handmade, and every pair was made of pure leather; only the finest materials were used. His family and friends bugged him and continued to spur the man on to create a business out of this love for shoe making. The man was […]

Where Does Your Business Fall Short?


A few weeks ago, I was introduced to a new show (new to me) called “The Profit”(www.facebook.com/TheProfitcnbcprime).  I like it so much I ended up watching the first five episodes in less than two days!  It has been very entertaining for me, but what has amazed me is the amount of business education that is […]