Category Archives: Motivation

Good Entrepreneur Entertainment

It is not very often that a small business owner can be entertained and at the same time learn some positive things to improve his business and also be forewarned of some pitfalls. A recent article I read, 10 Films … Continue reading

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Keeping Good Employees

It appears that the economy is finally starting to improve and that means more job openings and less pressure for an employee to stay in a job they don’t really like. So what can a small business owner do to … Continue reading

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Taming the Paper Monster

My company decided to replace all the carpeting in our main office this year and thought  replacing the old worn out carpeting with carpet squares would minimize the trauma of moving every piece of furniture and all the cubicles in … Continue reading

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Some Tips for Your Small Business

I own a sports car that I don’t drive very much (it’s main function is to make the inside of my garage look good). It is a convertible and since I own another car to drive on most days, I … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day and Procrastination

We have a chain of pharmacies here in the midwest named Walgreens which has a little bit of everything and they seem to be everywhere. In fact, I was curious and did a search by zip code and there were … Continue reading

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Positive Behavior Change

All of us have certain things we’d like to change about our coworkers or ourselves. I have worked with some people in the past who would never admit a mistake or that they were wrong, it was always someone elses … Continue reading

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Something Else to Avoid in Your Small Business

We posted something earlier this week on Mine Your Own Business with some tips on what to avoid to make sure your business is successful and ensures that it is around for a long time. This is a follow up … Continue reading

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Happy National Entrepreneurs’ Day

We postd on Mine Your Own Business last week in Small Business Saturday Follow-Up about the movement to empasize sales at small businesses on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. This would be similar to the already well established Black Friday for … Continue reading

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Walking and Aging

Everyone has heard how beneficial exercise is, after all it is on television, radio, newspapers, magazines, etc. Now comes a new article from HealthDay about research from the U. S. National Institure on Aging that showed walking six to nine … Continue reading

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Speed Coaching and SCORE

I think everyone has heard of speed dating, but if you're not familiar with the term or want a little more information Wikipedia provides some very interesting information on it. At the bottom of the article there are even listings … Continue reading

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