How to Build the Best Executive Team for Your Business

How to Build the Best Executive Team for Your Business

Your executive team is the backbone of your business. They are responsible for setting the vision, making the decisions, and driving the company forward. So it's important to build a team of the best and brightest people you can find. Here are some tips for building...
Dealing with the Toxic Customer

Dealing with the Toxic Customer

Years ago, there was a popular trend to implement these “rules” of customer service: The customer is always right. If the customer is wrong, see Rule #1.  Frankly, both of these rules are wrong.  Not only is the customer not always right, the customer is not always...
Marketing in Human Resources is Important

Marketing in Human Resources is Important

Someone will ask the question, “How do you tie in marketing in Human Resources?” That's a great question. Grab a cup of coffee and let me sell you why marketing and Human Resources are already together – and why you need to build on it. The first...
Coach’s Corner: 5 Ways to Bond Your Team

Coach’s Corner: 5 Ways to Bond Your Team

If you lead a team, a critical point is how to bond your team in a better, closer way. Here are some ideas on how to bond your team together. Eat together. There is a reason that the experts in family studies strongly recommend that families eat together. There is a...
Being a Jerk as a Leader- Why it is Effective

Being a Jerk as a Leader- Why it is Effective

Virtually all of us leaders want to be liked. After all, who wants to be called a jerk?  So why would we want to be called a jerk?  Is it that effective? Well . . . maybe if we want to be successful and highly profitable. Consider these names: Steve Jobs – as...
Unhealthy Technology Addiction

Unhealthy Technology Addiction

Many of us executives, leaders and entrepreneurs are highly dependent on technology in our everyday lives. It has become an unhealthy technology addiction situation for many of us.  We deal with all kinds of information and media coming at us all day and night. If...