Sustainability in Business – What it Means, and Why it is Important.

Sustainability. What is sustainability in business? It is the ability for your company to be carbon neutral a fancy word for being “green.”  It is not only trendy to be green, but it is important in the business world because large companies and the government want to conduct business with companies that are sustainable.  The […]

5 Tips to Kick Your Time Wasting Habits

Bachrach, Anne, Entrepreneur.com, “5 Tips to Kick Your Time Wasting Habits.” http://www.businessknowhow.com/growth/timewasters.htm. Posted  October 2011. Retrieved October 26th, 2011. — The only way to get more time in your day is to work faster or work smarter. Most of us are already working as fast as we can without sacrificing quality. These tips for eliminating time-wasting habits […]

How Written Contracts Help You Avoid Business Trouble without Going to Court

Alexander, Ed, Entrepreneur.com, “How Written Contracts Help You Avoid Business Trouble without Going to Court” http://www.orlandobusinesslawyer.com/how-written-contracts-help-you/. Posted  2011. Retrieved October 24th, 2011. — “Why bother with a written contract? They’re not worth the paper they’re written on. I do business the old-fashioned way, by handshake.” Often, business owners tell me they don’t use written contracts because they’d […]

Steve Jobs and the Seven Rules of Success

Gallo, Carmine, Entrepreneur.com, “Steve Jobs and the Seven Rules of Success” http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220515. Posted  October 14th, 2011. Retrieved October 14th, 2011. — Steve Jobs’ impact on your life cannot be underestimated. His innovations have likely touched nearly every aspect — computers, movies, music and mobile. As a communications coach, I learned from Jobs that a presentation can, indeed, […]