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Overcoming the Common Growing Pains in Business

Overcoming the Common Growing Pains in Business

Growth is a good thing in business, right? It's what you work so hard to achieve. But there's a common obstacle that arises as this happens—growing pains. If you remember what growing pains felt like as a child, you know just how difficult they can be to deal with. As...

How to Finish the 4th Quarter Strong in 2021

How to Finish the 4th Quarter Strong in 2021

The 4th quarter is here whether you're ready or not! And it's easy at this point to feel like what's done is done and there isn't much you can do about it. But that's not true. With an entire quarter left to go there is a lot that can still be accomplished. Here are...

The Art of Delegation for Leaders

The Art of Delegation for Leaders

Delegating sounds great, right? You have a busy schedule and more on your to-do list than you can reasonably do. The only way to get it all done is if you can start to delegate some of your tasks to other people. It sounds easy. But it's a common struggle for many...

How to Embrace Change as a Leader

How to Embrace Change as a Leader

Change. It's a simple word. But it packs so much emotion in it. There's just something about change, that we usually don't like. It's uncomfortable. It's new. And it's challenging. It forces us to have to mix things up, learn new things, and do things we aren't 100%...

5 Tips for Hiring Post-Pandemic

5 Tips for Hiring Post-Pandemic

"We're Hiring!" I'm seeing that sign in so many of the businesses that I come across on a daily basis. And it's not just in my neighborhood. It's the pattern all over right now. Last week I was speaking with a business friend in Scotland, who is finding the exact same...