Articles in the 'Business Growth Coaching' Category

DNA of a Small Business Owner

Interesting read regarding small business owners.  Contact Empowered to Achieve if you or someone you know wants to start or build a small business… http://www.verticalresponse.com/blog/the-dna-of-a-small-business-owner-infographic/

Sep 1st, 2014
by Julie

Essential Skill for Entrepreneurial Success

Great article on qualities needed to be an entrepreneur.   http://www.inc.com/jessica-stillman/what-one-skill-is-essential-for-entrepreneurial-success.html  

Mar 7th, 2012
by Julie

Tips to Motivate Employees Other than Salary

This is a great, short article about how companies can inexpensively empower and show they value employees and therefore increase loyalty and productivity.   http://www.linkedin.com/news?viewArticle=&articleID=1005355790&gid=1243217&type=member&item=94905370&articleURL=http%3A%2F%2Fwww%2Einc%2Ecom%2Filya-pozin%2F9-things-that-motivate-employees-more-than-money%2Ehtml%3Fnav%3Drel&urlhash=KxKW&trk=group_most_popular-0-b-shrttl

Feb 19th, 2012
by Julie

Coaching is hot–don’t miss out on getting what you want in career and life!

    http://management.fortune.cnn.com/2011/08/29/coaching-is-hot-is-it-right-for-you/

Oct 2nd, 2011
by Julie

Preventing and Overcoming Job Burnout

Job burnout is a real reality in today’s world of higher demands and employees doing the job of multiple people.  Follow these tips to identify, prevent and overcome job burnout….   http://www.foxnews.com/health/2011/08/25/6-steps-to-battling-job-burnout/

Aug 28th, 2011
by Julie

10 Ways to Show Employees You Value and Appreciate Them

It’s important to show your employees you appreciate their hard work and recognize their commitment.  You don’t have to spend a lot of money to do so.  Here are ten ways to show your employees you value them, even in a bad economy. Treat the group for breakfast or lunch.  Bring in bagels, order pizza or sandwiches and openly thank employees

Jul 17th, 2011
by Julie

Top 5 Reasons to Show Employees You Value Them in a Bad Economy

Some leaders make it a priority to show appreciation and reward employees for a job well done no matter the business state or time of year.  Even in a bad economy, these leaders find inexpensive but meaningful ways to tell people “job well done” and “thanks for the hard work”.   Unfortunately, in the stress of trying to grow or even

Jul 10th, 2011
by Julie

What Kind of Customer Mix Do You Have?

Have you analyzed your customer mix in terms of new vs. retained?  Do you have quantifiable goals for each type?  Are your marketing and sales initiatives customized for the different customer categories? Studies show it costs 6-7 times more in both time and money and is more difficult to obtain a new customer than to retain existing ones.  Have you

Jun 24th, 2011
by Julie

Entrepreneurial Business Coaching

Are you an entrepreneur operating a business or do you dream of starting a business? Entrepreneurial Business Coaching promotes professional and personal development to achieve continuous growth and strength.  It’s about creating success and reaching your potential in your business, and as a natural extension, your whole life. Making improvements and changes so that you and your business perform at

Jun 12th, 2011
by admin

Executive Coaching

In business, the only thing that really counts is results. Executive coaching delivers results by linking corporate and personal objectives with a deep & wide tactical playing field where any topic is fair game to deliver strong results for the individual and organization. Coaching is being used across the leadership ranks in organizations. These organizations have seen first-hand the value

Jun 12th, 2011
by admin