Handling Mistakes: Creating a Culture of Courage

“Mistakes are a fact of life. It is the response to the error that counts”. Nikki Giovanni, American Poet, Writer, and Activist  You’re the boss and you’ve made a mistake—   You misspoke   You quoted a statistic incorrectly   You told someone how to fix a problem, it... Read »

7 Practical Ways to Support Small Businesses

Your loyal customers would love to support you but they probably don’t know how to do it (other than buy from you, of course). Support small business – it’s a thing now and that’s great. However, it can help you and your fellow small business owners even more if... Read »

How to Keep Good Employees

You used creative techniques to hire your new, good employees. Now let’s look at some creative techniques to keep good employees. We’re hearing time and again right now that leaders find good employees, but they aren’t lasting. Whether there’s a “great... Read »

Finding the Good Employees

If you’ve walked the city and suburb streets lately, opened a newspaper, or scrolled through social media, you’ve likely discovered a recurring theme: Good employees are wanted. Everywhere. It’s not just your company that’s looking for good, solid employees. It’s the... Read »