Build your business through chamber of commerce

Build your business by getting involved in your chamber of commerce. Here are 3 suggestions: 1. Participate in chamber functions. You’re familiar with the monthly networking event. What about seminars, workshops or expos? Consider offering a presentation. Become recognized by your peers as an expert; a “go-to” person. This presentation could be part of a … Read more

Small steps can lead to big success

Much like with exercising, becoming more productive (and therefore more successful) is possible by taking smaller steps. The key is to ingrain those steps in your brain so they become habit.

These steps include:

Taking steps - up stairs1. Cut out wasted time. I’m sure you can find 10 unproductive minutes during your day. Spend less time checking email, surfing the ‘net, or chatting on personal calls. You’d be amazed at how much of your day is wasted. Want to find out? Request your free time analysis sheet.

2. Eliminate distractions. Turn off your phones or send them to voice mail. Turn off the TV set. If the scenery outside is eye-catching, close the blinds. (Open the blinds after completing your project. That’s your reward.) Ask coworkers or kids to be quiet. Adjust the temperature in your room so it’s comfortable. You get the picture.

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