Today marks the last day of the 30-day challenge I took for myself. My goal was to publish an article a day—a simple yet very challenging task. As I reviewed my bullet journal, I complained at least 3x in the first two weeks. I was running out of stuff to write about. I also find that it was taking me quite a while to finish the final … [Read more...] about Results of My 30-Day Challenge: Publishing One Article A Day
Business Resources to Help You Create More Value
Most business owners (and individual consultants or freelancers) go into business without knowing or learning the purpose of business and how it fits into society. Below are a collection of resources to help you grow your business.
Communication is something that we all do every day. Young and old. With physical disabilities or not. We all communicate in one form or another. Yet, in my experience, only a few people ever really think about communication. I’ve given this a lot of thought lately and not just from a theoretical standpoint. You know, all those … [Read more...] about 3 Levels of Communication Everyone Needs to Know
Here’s the truth. There’s just too much content today that it’s impossible to consume them all. Even if you spend 24 hours each day trying to read, listen, or watch everything it is impossible. Not nearly impossible, but really impossible. Here’s what happens in a single minute on the internet in 2019. That’s right. In 60 … [Read more...] about Don’t Believe Everything You Read on the Internet—Including This One
I recently bought a 21-inch monitor online for my home office. I was so excited when I received the unit. But something was wrong. And that’s why I’m writing about it here. There was nothing wrong with the monitor and how it looks like. No dead pixels, no dents. The power supply is working. HDMI connection is displaying properly. The problem … [Read more...] about Strategy for Growth: Become a Company Customers Want to Do Business With, Not Because They Have To
Control your costs. Manage your expenses. Reduce spending. Lower overhead These are phrases, or variations of it, that everyone has heard before at one point in their corporate career. However, if there’s one thing about expenses that people often don’t realize is that you can’t control or manage them. You can only cut them. That might … [Read more...] about Controlling Your Costs Is a Wrong Mindset to Use
Businesses often forget that increasing your revenues means you also increase your expenses. It’s only natural. As your sales go up, so does your cost of goods sold (COGS). For services, that would be your cost of sales. And that’s only considering the variable expenses. We’re not even talking about fixed expenses. At a certain point, this will … [Read more...] about 3 Ways to Grow Your Revenues (Not Related to Advertising or Spending More Money)