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Volume vs. Value: The Constant Balancing Act We Face in Our Work

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In the fast-paced, results-driven world we live in, it’s easy to fall into the trap of prioritizing quantity over quality. We get caught up in the churn of generating outputs, ticking tasks off our lists, and chasing deadlines, often losing sight of the true value we’re creating in the process. This struggle between volume and […]

Holistic Coaching: Empowering Individuals to Achieve Wholeness

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In today’s fast-paced and demanding world, individuals often find themselves seeking a sense of balance and fulfillment in their lives. Holistic coaching emerges as a transformative approach that guides individuals towards achieving overall well-being by addressing various aspects of their lives, including physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual dimensions. Unlike traditional coaching that focuses on specific […]

Building a Strong Management-Run Team for Business Owners

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As a business owner, it’s essential to have a team that can manage tasks and projects independently. While it’s easy to micromanage your employees, it’s crucial to have a management-run team who can handle the responsibilities of their roles without constant supervision. Creating a strong management-run team can help you achieve success, reduce your workload, […]

5 Mistakes Most New Managers Make – And How to Avoid Them

For anyone who is now working in their first-ever management role, you know things can be tough. No doubt you have already made a few mistakes (at least YOU think they are). Well if you haven’t done these 5 things, your management career is well on its way to a successful run. 1. Dropping the […]

5 Strategies to Make Employees More Productive and Engaged

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This is a recent post by a good friend and fellow coach, Mike Lejeune. Mike is a senior HR professional who has coached and mentored hundreds of key officers across a wide variety of industries. He hosts his own blog called “Simple Leadership“. Here is his post.

The Ultimate Guide: How to Identify and Implement Change in Any Organization

As a CEO or a business owner, you probably know how difficult it is to identify when changes are needed, and then how to implement them effectively. Maybe your company’s growth has stagnated, or your sales have plateaued. Whatever the case may be, you need to find ways to overcome these obstacles and achieve the […]

Understanding What Management-Run Business Means

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Management-run businesses have become increasingly popular in recent years, as business owners recognize the benefits of delegating and collaborating with a team of experienced professionals. Many managers and entrepreneurs are acutely aware that managing a business is much more than just making sure the bottom line is profitable. It involves developing long-term strategies, leading teams, […]

The Paradox of Success: When Too Much Achievement Becomes a Burden

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Do you ever feel overwhelmed by your own success? Surprisingly, achieving too much can actually become a burden rather than a blessing. In the pursuit of success, we often set high goals for ourselves and work tirelessly to achieve them. However, once we accomplish these goals, we may find ourselves feeling unsatisfied or constantly chasing […]

Achieving Success through Purposeful Action: Why Moving with Intent Matters

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In today’s fast-paced world, success seems to be defined by constant motion and achievement. But have you ever stopped to question whether the actions you’re taking are purposeful or simply keeping you busy? In this article, we delve into the importance of moving with intent and how it can lead to true success in various […]

The Real Power Behind Doing a Strategic Plan for Your Small Business

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As a small business owner or entrepreneur, you’re always trying to stay ahead of the curve and outperform your competition. One of the best ways to achieve this is through a strategic plan. A well-constructed strategic plan can define your business’s goals and provide a roadmap to help you achieve your objectives. However, not all […]