When we started working with Adam he told us he didn’t have the time to measure stuff, let alone the time to compile and analyse the results. Adam’s situation is typical of many small business owners. While not all our clients say it to our face, we can see the anguish on their face when [...]
It's a well-known fact that if you grow your people, you will grow your business - but how exactly do you raise the level of thinking to achieve those ends? Here are a few simple ways to boost the level of thinking in your key employees which will allow for desired growth. [...]
Creating marketing success isn't an all or nothing prospect. It's about creating the right rhythm by doing the right things at the right time and having a broader outlook on what your end game is. In this video we show you the no fail tool that helps our clients get ahead in their marketing game. [...]
Sometimes, even in leisure - things don't always go as planned. In our third installment of Business Lessons from the Bike Trail we talk about some quick and easy ways to ensure you are preparing for a successful day - no matter what comes your way.
There is a balance point where pressure changes from positive to negative and there is also a point where pressure becomes ineffective. Knowing what these points are for you and your sales team in critical in achieving sustained levels of high performance.
What are the 3 things that make a good GREAT salesperson? When it comes to great sales people there are three key things you need to pay attention to: 1. Skillset - do you have the skills necessary to make the sale? 2. Activity - Are you doing the right level of activity to get the results [...]
I define a successful day as one where I get a lot of stuff done, I don't feel overwhelmed by it, and I have fun doing it. Simple in theory, very difficult in execution, right? There is a great way I start my day which helps me clear my head and begin the day with a [...]
There's a basic object to enjoying a safe ride on a mountain bike: Look where your going. While the same can be said for business, it's amazing how many people focus on the obstacles in front of them instead of focusing on the track, but when you fixate on the obstacles which are in your way [...]
The number one stressors in business are (and may always be) money, and people. In fact, you likely know first hand how much emotional energy and loss of team synergy is wasted on a member of your team that just doesn't fit the bill. It turns out - the key to managing attitudes in the workplace [...]
Truthfully, this is just one reality .. but a good one at that :) Norm Jefferies of Computer Merchants has been running his company for over 20 yrs and I think it's fair to say, he's doing a damn fine job at it. Norm and his team adopted the philosophy of Open Book Management (OBM) at [...]