Forget the Coffee Run...FREE Ways to Spend Your Break

Taking a break at work is often a person’s favorite part of the day. It’s the time where you can switch off and not care about your job.

The chances are your break consists of eating something or dashing to the coffee store around the corner. You may even go outside to smoke a cigarette.

Don't Wait To Consider Investment Options For Retirement!

As a young entrepreneur in your 20s or 30s, it’s hard not to focus on immediate profits and revenues.

After all, everyone wants to have a solid income so they can have fun and enjoy life.

Unfortunately, very few entrepreneurs spend as much time thinking about future financial security as they do focusing on present comforts.

Why Right Now Is The Perfect Time To Review Your Sales Goals...

Sales folks, the first quarter of the year is almost over! March is the perfect time to review your sales progress so you can course correct and still achieve your sales goals. Here are the three important steps to follow:

1. Determine what’s not working.

By now some deals should have closed. Others may be moving forward because of actions you took that will ultimately lead to more business. And then there are prospects that aren’t moving forward at all.

Steps For An Easy Action Plan!

  • Consider what you wish to accomplish, and whether or not your ultimate goal is a reasonable one. Don't limit yourself too much, but it is important to first determine the likelihood of your plan so as to not waste time or energy.
  • Write out the main goal in concise, simple language once you've decided your idea is actionable and reasonable.
  • Break down the bigger idea into smaller steps, which can then be handled more easily. This is where your plan will begin to take shape more clearly.

Solution Lookin' For A Problem

By Chic CEO

Always always start with the problem, not the solution. Put the problem in the middle of everything you do and brainstorm ways to solve it. 

• When you create a solution first - you spend all of your time trying to convince people that they need it. 

• When you create a solution first - you fall in love with your product and get stuck in something obsolete that never helps anyone. 

• When you create a solution first - you aren’t truly innovating. 


Ready, Set, Action Plan! Steps To Achieve Your Goals

Many people create goals for themselves, only to see them never materialize. The reason that their goals do not become reality is that they do not take any actions to move toward their goals, or they start but never plan for completion. Just wanting something is not enough to make it happen. The best way to achieve any goal that you set for yourself is by making an action plan for it.