3 Questions to Ask When Hiring Your First Team Member

3 Questions to Ask When Hiring Your First Team Member

One of the most important decisions you will make when you are starting or growing your business is who to hire as your first team member. While hiring the right people for your team is always important, making your first hire as a new business is uniquely critical....
How to Define Your Company’s Values and Make Them Stick

How to Define Your Company’s Values and Make Them Stick

Let’s start at the very beginning. (I hear it’s a very good place to start. #musicaljokes) What the heck are values? Values are our standards of behavior, our judgment of what is important in life. If I were to ask you about the things you value most in your personal...
How to Set Boundaries with Clients

How to Set Boundaries with Clients

Video Cliffs Notes The Core Issue In a high-touch, customer-centric business it is essential to cultivate intimate relationships with your customers. When you have a strong personal connection with your clients you: Have a deeper understanding of their needs and...
The 5 Minute Mission Statement

The 5 Minute Mission Statement

Your company’s mission statement answers the simple question, why do you exist? Having a good answer to that question isn’t trivial. Having a good answer to that question will influence every decision you make about your business. It defines your purpose. Without a...
FUN MATTERS

FUN MATTERS

How much fun is your job? Kind of fun? A lot of fun? No fun? Fun matters. A lot. Regardless of your industry, if you create a space where your team and your clients/ customers have a lot of fun, you’re going to have a huge advantage. Your team will work better, and...