Tag: goal setting

Employee Empowerment

Letting Others Step Up

It’s hard to teach others how to do an exact act that you want preformed. I struggle with handing things over to others because I know how its done, how I want it done, and it often seems that…

Getting a Handle on Finance

  Why is keeping up with finances so complicated – I really don’t get it. It should be more straightforward. Maybe we don’t have the right people; maybe things aren’t organized enough? I constantly struggle to know what’s coming…

How to make a partnership work

The partner we thought we had has turned out not to be a true partner. We feel like they went behind our backs and directly approached our customers and our employees. This, after they’d agreed to keep hands-off. Thoughts…

Changing Behavior

In order to get better as a company, we have to change how we’re doing some things. But I’m finding it difficult to break old habits – for myself and the people who report to me. How can I…

Stick with the Business Plan

We’re struggling to build and follow a plan. It feels unnatural to prioritize working a plan when day-to-day pressures crop up. It’s easy to get sidetracked. Thoughts of the Day: Knowing where you’re going with the business long term…