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17 Sep 5 Elements of Quality Leadership

Posted at 08:00:00 by Chris Hallberg

Quality leadership is necessary not only to keep a company afloat, but to encourage growth and forward movement. Ideas about what makes a strong business leader have changed over the years. But many entrepreneurs, managers, and even employees are still stuck on some of the outdated, unproductive ideas of the past. Intimidation and scare tactics to motivate employees, hiding all the big conversations behind closed doors, and not allowing for flexibility in the workplace - these are all old-world management styles that are based in fear, not true leadership. This outdated leadership style simply can’t compete with genuine, human-oriented leadership. So, what are the main elements every leader should have?
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Topics: Business Advice

23 Jul Five Reasons Why Your Startup Needs a Business Mentor

Posted at 08:00:00 by Chris Hallberg

Whether you’re starting a new business from scratch or taking the reins of an already-existing company, you’ll want to make your mark as a successful new owner/operator. That’s why, even if you have years of experience in your chosen industry, it’s essential for you to find a top-notch business mentor.

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Topics: eos mentor, Business Advice

03 Jul Decrease the Chances of Your Startup Failing with These 5 Tips

Posted at 09:04:05 by Chris Hallberg

Starting a business can be risky and scary. Many people are afraid of failing but are still willing to take a risk for the potential success they may have. If you are thinking about starting a business, you need to be sure that you properly prepare if you want to better your chances of ultimate success.

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Topics: small business coach, Business Advice

25 Jun 7 Ways to Spring Clean Your Business

Posted at 08:00:00 by Chris Hallberg

Just like you spring clean your home, it's necessary to evaluate and sometimes overhaul important areas of your business. There are several ways to spring clean your business to keep it running as smoothly and effectively as possible.

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Topics: Business Coaching, Business Advice

28 May How to Manage Business Growth

Posted at 08:00:00 by Chris Hallberg

When your business grows, you are undoubtedly thrilled. After all, expanding and becoming increasingly profitable has always been your goal. That happy expansion can also come with some serious pains. Growth alone is not enough. Your business's health requires a in-depth management plan, one a business coach can help you devise. Don't let your success do you in.

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Topics: Business Advice

14 May Why Business Growth is Important to the Longevity of Your Company

Posted at 08:00:00 by Chris Hallberg

The mere mention of growth can be a scary proposition for many business owners. Without growth, however, your business can become stagnant, maybe even boring, and crumble over time. It’s important to understand why you may be resisting business growth, why growth is so important and how a small business coach  can help you develop the right growth strategy.

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Topics: Business Advice

09 Apr Why You Need a Business Coach Right Now 

Posted at 08:00:00 by Chris Hallberg

Around 20 percent of all small businesses fail in their first year, and 50 percent fail by the end of their fifth. There are various reasons why people can't get their business off the ground — inadequate marketing, bad decision-making and a lack of interest from the public are just three of them. Imagine if you could identify the problems in your small business before they happened. Imagine if you could increase your chances of success. This is where a small business coach comes in. These professionals have the skills you need to take your venture to the next level. Don't be part of that 50 percent — here's why you should hire a business coach right now.

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Topics: Business Coaching, Business Advice

26 Mar 6 Signs it’s Time to Break up with your Business Coach

Posted at 08:00:00 by Chris Hallberg

Hiring a business coach is often a great move that can help you break through boundaries and reach new goals. Forbes states that a good business coach can not only help you reach goals but can help you increase your self-awareness, improve existing strengths and build productive relationships. Unfortunately, there are some relationships that don't always work out. There are several signs that indicate it may be time to break up with your current business coach.

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Topics: Business Coaching, Business Advice

19 Feb 4 Steps to Getting a Business Mentor in 2018

Posted at 16:04:19 by Chris Hallberg

Experienced business owners know there's no need to go it alone. They have a support system of trusted peers, employees, family and friends – and the best ones also have a business mentor.

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Topics: Business Advice

29 Dec The 5 Hardest Things About Owning a Business: Can a Coach Help You?

Posted at 08:00:00 by Chris Hallberg

Owning your own business might seem like a dream come true when you’re working for someone else; but once you’re in the front lines of entrepreneurship, you’ll find out just how hard it is to fly solo — unless you have a net. Here are five of the biggest challenges of owning your own business — and how a business growth coach can help.

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Topics: Business Coaching, Business Advice