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Top 4 Business Success Tips Thanks To Hockey

I was watching my son’s hockey game on the weekend and realized a lot can be learned from this sport. Not only for my son – being in a team atmosphere, practicing new skills and having fun – but for all of us entrepreneurs! Here’s how I see it…. You can’t get a goal without some shots at net: You probably see the stats on the TV screen while watching NHL – shots on goal. You probably get the fact that really – you can’t get a goal without taking a shot at the net. And of course the more
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What are the building blocks of fast business growth?

Everyone talks about systems and how important they are. But what does it all mean? Why are they important to grow your business and where do you start? What do you need to put into place? Dan Kennedy says that “All wealth is based on systems.” and his good friend Keith Lee states that “For a business owner, systems set you free.” I couldn’t agree more! Systems are critical to being organized, increasing customer service and efficiency. When you have repetitive tasks or scenarios in your business it’s wise to create a system of procedures. So what are some basic
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Lessons From a 5 Year Old

   The other day I was driving my kids to school, and as we passed by one of the trails (which having lived here for 7 yearswe still haven’t walked) I said out loud that we should go for a walk on that trail someday. Emily, who’s 5, says ‘today?’, and Tyler, who’s 9, asks ‘this weekend’? It got me to thinking how adults always say someday, sometime… and kids are so into the ‘NOW’. I mean, why put off something fun right? And I wondered – if Emily asked TODAY, and Tyler thought someday was this weekend – what
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Shut up and drive…to Take The Road to Success!

I know, I’m quoting Rihanna lol, but here is why I’m using her phrase. I’ve noticed so many business owners lately (in various fields) want so badly to have it all: to have more time with their family, to grow their business, to make more money to achieve a certain lifestyle, and have success. Now here comes the ‘BUT’… they are too busy moaning, running in circles, holding back out of fear etc that they get nowhere fast.  Here are some tips (with a dash of a ‘kick in the pants’) to get your motor running. Brainstorming: Whether it’s yourself,
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