Category Archives: Success

Success Principles for your Business

Searching Out the Cheese


For today’s article, I wanted to go back and examine an old but well known book: Who Moved My Cheese by Spencer Johnson.  This is a timely book to bring back to the front of mind during our economic times.  … Continue reading

Crisis Management for Small Business


As I write this article, I am in crisis mode.  It happens to us all!  Crisis could be friends, family, business issues, relationships.  And crisis is always different for each person, so never find yourself comparing your crisis with another … Continue reading

Time Management Made Easy

Time Management

Time management is like a firm stomach.  We all know how to do it, we just don’t!  Just like a few situps can help firm up the belly, a simple process can increase our effectiveness in our life.  Many resources … Continue reading

Five Ways to Refocus Your Life


As small business owners, we can have a tendency to occasionally get off track.  To get back on track, we need to get re-focused, and write out a plan until we get back into the working groove. I have found … Continue reading

Five Steps for Seeing Success in 2012


Every year we start out the new year with a bang as we make promises to ourselves about the triumphs that we will accomplish in the coming year.  When we are small business owners, it is always good to have … Continue reading

Five Steps to Keep Those New Years Resolutions

Ideas for Goal Tracking

New Years is the time of the year that empty treadmills are a rare commodity, tobacco companies lose some profits for a week or so, and health food sales soar.  But these are usually temporary as we start the new … Continue reading

In the Midst of Problems be Determined to Succeed


I have found myself once again reading the great book The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey, and once again I am intrigued by the concept of determinism.  I first read this book in graduate school … Continue reading