3 Tips on Being Culturally Minded in the Workplace

Having a diverse range of people in your workplace is a necessity these days. And businesses should work to be as culturally minded as possible in order to make sure that all of their employees - and customers - feel welcome. While being a good person is a decent first step, you should do more … Continue reading 3 Tips on Being Culturally Minded in the Workplace

Toxic Clients You Need to Watch Out For (Part II)

Last week we talked about toxic clients you need to watch out for. If you haven’t read that post so far, you can find it here. So let’s continue with three more toxic clients you need to watch out for!   The Entitled Client These clients act like they’re renting your entire self out to … Continue reading Toxic Clients You Need to Watch Out For (Part II)

Toxic Clients You Need to Watch Out For (Part I)

For small businesses, it can feel like you should take in any client you can, no matter how stingy, unorganized, or even abusive they may be. Many businesses out there do not recognize the value of hired workers. They will use your vulnerability to squeeze out high-quality work for as little as possible from you. … Continue reading Toxic Clients You Need to Watch Out For (Part I)

Managing Employee Relations When the Going Gets Tough

We’ve been seeing this a lot lately. Business owners are worried about their bottom line, for some reason several businesses did not have the best year this holiday season and they’re scrambling to figure out what to do. The stakes are high and you need to make some changes to keep up. So many of … Continue reading Managing Employee Relations When the Going Gets Tough

2 Ways to Keep Office Enthusiasm Strong During the Holidays

It’s the happiest, cheeriest, busiest, and most dangerous time of the year! The holidays are rolling in fast and small businesses need to be prepared ASAP for this year’s holiday season. While you can prepare for an influx of customers, you should also be prepared for the effects of the holidays on your workers. Here … Continue reading 2 Ways to Keep Office Enthusiasm Strong During the Holidays

Does Networking Work?

Business networking is a business activity where entrepreneurs meet to form business relationships, share information, and help one and other build up their businesses. Joining a business network can be a great step for you as an entrepreneur. People like to do business with people they know and trust. A company doesn’t make decisions but … Continue reading Does Networking Work?