Are you holding yourself back?

standing on a mountain We’re been taught to set our goals based on what we have achieved in the past. We look at what has worked and decide to aim for some “more” of that – another 20% in sales, another 10% in conversions.
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The 5 Things to Master in your Small Business in 2017

2017 new year New Year’s (and all time’s) advice to build a Fun Business that sustains you for years to come. The top Five things you must focus on in 2017 and beyond
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How To Make Your Business Hum Along In 2017 With The Right Apps

Software and Apps for Business How do you go about answering the type of questions every small business owner needs to ask him or herself, every day, every week and every month. If you can’t answer them in your business, you’re managing with your fingers crossed, hoping everything will be alright.
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How to transform an ordinary conversation into an extraordinary one

Conversations Listening Business Coach I think our conversations are like that a lot of the time. We look for an opportunity to put our own two-bob’s-worth in and while on the lookout for that, we cease to listen to the other half of the conversation
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Successful Entrepreneurs are Resilient People

Successful entrepreneurs and Resilience Accepting that anything could happen, good stuff as well as bad stuff, doesn’t make one a pessimist. Pessimists will imagine the worst. Optimistic realists on the other hand, accept that bad stuff will likely come their way, but they back themselves to be able to manage their way out.
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What Does A Typical Business Owner Look Like?

business acumen Business owners are people who cannot conceive of having their lives controlled by others.
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A rose by any other name… Is Your Business Coach Really A Consultant?

Business Coach Australia The International Coach Federation is one of the most serious bodies trying to regulate the coaching world, but I would hazard a guess that not even 10% of professionals that refer to themselves as coaches are members of the ICF or any of the other professional coaching bodies.
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Time Management, Procrastination and Laziness

Procrastination, Business Coach Maybe being a procrastinator is precisely what qualifies me to write about it. Let’s face it, who wants to get weight loss advice from a supermodel?
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How to Make a Family Business Work

Family Business Most business owners dream of having their children join the business and have the thing they created be a vehicle for bringing the family closer and making life more comfortable for the family. So how do we minimise the inherent risks of causing major family dramas when getting The Clan involved in The Business.
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When Buying a Business is a Bad Idea

Escaping the rat race and buying a business I do think the business John is looking at buying is healthy. And yet I told him not to do it.
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