Category Archives: Systems

The Secret to Low Stress Productivity for Overworked Entrepreneurs

Picture this: it’s late at night, and you’re working to finish up a presentation that’s due tomorrow. You’re exhausted and you know you’re not doing your best work, but it can’t be helped. You have to just get it done. … Read more

Top 10 Purchasing Mistakes Small Companies Make

  “All decisions are emotional”, says Jeff Thull of the P.R.I.M.E Resource group.  We only do as much research as we need to do to justify the decision we already made.  This leads to BAD decision making!  To totally remove … Read more

Liberate yourself from your business… with process

As business owners, we often hear about the importance of implementing processes and systems in our business to create a standardized, professional company that is not dependent on the owner or specific key people. However, for many small businesses, the question of how to effectively implement … Read more

La realidad acerca de la implementación de procesos en las PYMES

(For our Spanish speaking readers, from our Latin American expert…) Todo el tiempo escuchamos por todos lados la importancia de implementar procesos en las empresas para tener una empresa estandarizada, profesionalizada y que no dependa del dueño o de ciertas … Read more

Involve Your Suppliers to Lower Your Costs and Increase Cash Flow

Anyone who manufactures or sells a product will agree that your supply chain is critical to the success of your company.  Any extra cost or time in the chain costs you money, either directly or in delays to your system and your cash flow.  My best advice to improve … Read more

Step it Up

“That’s not how we do things around here. You need to step it up!” Imagine overhearing one of your employees saying this to another employee. How nice would it be to have your employees holding one another accountable to high … Read more