The Role of Intrinsic Motivation in the Workplace

Business Tips

Saturday, December 9th, 2017

The Role of Intrinsic Motivation in the Workplace

Motivation in the workplace is defined as “the willingness to exert high levels of effort toward organizational goals conditioned by the effort’s ability to satisfy some individual needs” (Robbins in Mobbs and McFarland, 2010). Motivation — vital to business and life. Because motivation is vital to the success of any business. As a subject, motivation […]

The Important Role Calendars Play in Our Daily Work

Productivity

Friday, December 8th, 2017

The Important Role Calendars Play in Our Daily Work

If we tried to look back to when the first calendars were made we would find that they have been in use for over 2,000 years. This suggests that thousands of years ago people had already discovered patterns of time and seasons. It affected when they planted, harvested, hunted, and performed many other of the […]

Strapped For Time? Try Outsourcing These Departments

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Friday, December 8th, 2017

Strapped For Time? Try Outsourcing These Departments

As a small business owner you need to wear many hats as you grow your company. In your early stages it’s common to take them on yourself as they don’t require your full attention. That said there comes a point where you simply can’t juggle them all. When that time comes you should definitely consider […]

Hiring a Freelancer? Here’s How to Get The Most Out Of Them

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Thursday, December 7th, 2017

Hiring a Freelancer? Here’s How to Get The Most Out Of Them

When new leads come flooding in, outsourcing work is a smart scaling tactic that many entrepreneurs deploy. Hiring a freelancer or two to help carry your burdens will empower you with more time, and they become the perfect people to reach out to when you eventually require full-time employees. As a freelancer come entrepreneur myself, I’ve sat […]

How to Scale Up Your Service-Based Business

Business Tips

Thursday, December 7th, 2017

How to Scale Up Your Service-Based Business

I love having a service-based business. But it can be tough at times especially if your business depends heavily on your active involvement to survive and thrive. The ability to scale up your service-based business is hard. It can be difficult to take time off or loosen up the reigns a bit when you offer […]

4 Networking Strategies That Will Build Strong Relationships

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Thursday, December 7th, 2017

4 Networking Strategies That Will Build Strong Relationships

Networking isn’t easy. If you’re naturally an introvert it can be extra difficult. That said I can’t stress how important it is to get out and network. People that are well networked have access to connections beyond our wildest imagination. Whether it’s an exclusive event or simply advice you never know when you’re going to […]

6 Tips to Stop Wasting Valuable Time

Time Management

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

6 Tips to Stop Wasting Valuable Time

Time is said to be constant, but all too often it slips away unnoticed. This is true whether you are at work and have a lot to do or at play and simply having fun. In the business world, however, wasted time is one of the top complaints of employees and managers alike. Both groups […]

5 Productivity Hacks for a More Efficient 2018

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Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

5 Productivity Hacks for a More Efficient 2018

As we near the end of another fantastic year it’s time to evaluate our past year and improve for the next. One thing the majority of individuals look to improve is their productivity. The problem is very few know where to start. Like most things, change doesn’t happen overnight. That said it’s extremely important to […]

5 Ways To Stay Positive When You’re A Broke Entrepreneur

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Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

5 Ways To Stay Positive When You’re A Broke Entrepreneur

As an entrepreneur, you’re well aware of the many peaks and valleys that come with starting a business of your own. One day you’ve got a world full of possibilities, the next you’re pinching pennies and considering an out. It’s a stark reality that so many people face when they find themselves as a broke […]

5 Ways You Can Have a Happier Workday

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Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

5 Ways You Can Have a Happier Workday

Work will always have its ups and downs. While it’s okay to feel down from time to time it’s always best to keep a positive spirit. So what does it take to have a happier workday? Since happiness is subjective it’s tough to give a definitive answer. However there are plenty of strategies that have […]