The Business Coaching Blog

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How to Create a Marketing Plan That Works (Part 1)

The marketing blueprint is really about getting inside your customer’s mind to understand how they think. When you can understand how someone thinks, you can speak to them in a way that is going to make a connection. That’s what marketing is all about.Too often companies make the mistake of marketing in a way that

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The Truth About Accountability

A culture of accountability has many advantages. Among them are: an increase in team performance (obviously)  high morale (because people are growing and getting shit done) lower stress for you the leader (because you’re dealing with things proactively) ; and business results (when a team is thriving and executing, result have to happen – it

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Melina Gillies

The Onboarding Failures That Are Costing You Big

Finding (and keeping) great employees is consistently listed as a top concern of business owners. In fact, a recent study indicates anywhere between 10-25% of new employees jump ship within their first six months on the job. That’s a frustrating and expensive prospect on both sides of the coin, and one which could be greatly

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jamie@salesup.com.au

Simple and Effective Marketing

Effective Marketing of your business can be an extremely simple endeavour if you allow it to be. You already have all you need to get out there and make it happen. The best way to approach your business marketing is to think about the problems your potential ideal customers face and provide educational content around

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jamie@salesup.com.au

Emotion Can be a Business Asset

Time to Watch: 4:34 It’s important to know what your goal is and how you’re going to execute it, but sometimes one of the missing ingredients is having the emotional leverage or clarity around why you’re going for something and the drive to see it through. This clarity of emotion is a business strength your

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jamie@salesup.com.au

How to Create a Profit Model

Time to Watch: 5:56 well-spent minutes Do you have a current profit model? Have you ever wondered about which changes in your business will make the biggest impact on your bottom line? Is so, you’re not alone – and this is the right place to be to find out the answer. This video tells you,

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jamie@salesup.com.au

How to Avoid Being "That Boss"

Time to Watch: 3:16 Whether you call yourself a Boss, Leader, or Owner, there’s a very fine line between setting the pace and driving the pace. Knowing the difference is critical to the health of your team. It’s easy to fall into the trap of “Boss think” on this one, and it can be detrimental

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jamie@salesup.com.au

An Important Lesson in Self-Reflection

In helping others to create the best businesses possible, one key ingredient for high levels of success (as I preach to my clients), is radical responsibility. The following is a story about how I recently failed to do just that. What does radical responsibility mean? It means accepting that you have 100% control of your

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