Tough Advice for Small to Medium Sized Business. Do you agree?

Tough Advice for Small to Medium Sized Business. Do you agree? - http://www.nytimes.com Avatar Posted by ShawnHessinger under Management
From http://www.nytimes.com 3828 days ago
Made Hot by: tuckerleroy on February 17, 2010 7:52 pm
George Cloutier, founder of American Management Services, offers some advice for management of small to medium sized business you may or may not agree with in this conversation from The New York Times small business section. Is micromanagement a virtue? Are family employees really a bad idea? Should fear really be a management tool? (Your main one?) Are businesses that have failed due to the econ Read More
Former personal finance columnist Tiare Rath provides an extensive look here at some of the ways small businesses can reduce their health care costs. Some of these decisions might be hard ones and it is up to you to make up your mind what is necessary to address the issue in your business. See the full article in the small business information section at About.com. Read More

Managers That Brag About Their Own Greatness…

Managers That Brag About Their Own Greatness… - http://mindshare.salesblogcast.com Avatar Posted by SalesBlogcast under Self-Development
From http://mindshare.salesblogcast.com 3831 days ago
Made Hot by: keenan on February 15, 2010 6:03 pm
The reason that self-promotion works and self-adulation doesn’t is because self-promotion is the art of spreading ideas, concepts, and a greater vision. Self-adulation is just the promotion of accomplishments, deeds that have already been done...

As I read through this recent article on CopyBlogger, it makes me think of Top Performers Turned Managers. These managers quickly learn... Read More
Particularly in entrepreneurial and family owned business situations, the pursuit of personal happiness is the key motivator. This article helps business owners learn how they can maximize their happiness through learning about the ‘right’ and ‘wrong’ of happiness motivation, ‘the why’ of happiness motivation, and ‘the science’ of it. Read More
Lawsuits are expensive, time-consuming, and can considerably hinder a small business. Detailed, well-drafted, and skillfully negotiated contracts are worth the Read More
The increasing noise in social media is getting louder and as that happens the value of the information decreases. What are some things we can do to filter out the noise and reap the benefits? Read More
Whether you are in the business of making money, running governments, or organizing communities - teamwork is essential. It is the basis of engagement, innovation and success. Business.gov's Caron Beesley provides 10 tips from the experts on how to build your business into an efficient and effective team effort. Read More
If you want to retain your best talent, be able to draw the best talent and increase your business all at the same time, it's possible. Entrepreneur.com reports that the key is to create an employee benefits program that rewards employees for generating more business. Follow the link for more details. Read More

New Eyes Rectify SME Blindness

New Eyes Rectify SME Blindness - http://rhodanmc.blogspot.com Avatar Posted by rhodanmc under Management
From http://rhodanmc.blogspot.com 3832 days ago
Made Hot by: Jed on February 10, 2010 9:10 pm
One effect of suffering from the "can't see the forest for the trees" syndrome is that a SME Business Owner can start to live wholly in their own world, and eventually lose sight of the bigger, business picture. I call this affliction SME Blindness and this article explains what to do about it. Read More

3 Quick Tips from the Super Bowl Champions

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From http://salesblogcast.com 3832 days ago
Made Hot by: lyceum on February 10, 2010 11:45 am
I pay special attention to the way people think and behave. It gives me a “real life” perspective and an insight on new ways to keep getting better. In observing the Saints on their road to a championship, there are 3 quick tips that I will always remember about this team... Read More
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