Even a liberated, feminist chick like myself can love and appreciate the teamwork of a man who loves and protects her. Teamwork is good at work and home.Continue reading →
Entrepreneurs who develop healthy reading habits put themselves in a position to be more successful.Continue reading →
f you want to succeed as an entrepreneur with employees, you must learn how to supervise employees.
As a business grows and becomes more successful, it becomes necessary to hire employees. Once you hire employees and train them you cannot set them loose on the world. You must supervise your employees.
When it comes to supervising employees there are many approaches. Some popular approaches include:
Confidence and competence creation
You do not have a successful business by accident. When it comes to your business, make a plan, and then work your plan. All too often, entrepreneurs think successful businesses happen overnight or as a matter of luck. Neither is the case.
No matter what type of business you have, you need a plan. When it comes to business plans there are a few types of people:
those who created a business plan when they started and revise it on a regular basis
those who created a business plan when they started and haven’t looked at it since
those who never created a business plan and don’t see why they should
those who never created a business plan and now realize that was a mistake
How much effort do you put into training your employees? Do you do employee training on a regular basis? If the answers to these questions are not “a lot” and “yes” it is time for a change. Your employees are an important and integral part of the success of your business. Treat them as such if you want your business to be its best.
Commit to running your business better by training your employees.
Many entrepreneurs think of training employees as a one and done proposition. In other words, they train the employees when they hire them and then never put any effort into their professional development. In many ways, they treat their office equipment better. Think about it for a few moments. Entrepreneurs put money and time into improving their office hardware, software programs, and business processes. If those inanimate objects need updating and fine-tuning, why wouldn’t the employees?
There are always changes in industry. New methods of doing things are developed. Laws and regulations change. This means that employees change the way they do things. If you want to be sure they are doing things the way you want them done, you have to provide training. There are several benefits to training your employees. These benefits include:Continue reading →
Make some plans and put them in writing because if you fail to plan, you plan to fail. So, take action now and start writing down your plans and then hold yourself accountable to get your plans done.Continue reading →
No matter how good you are at your business and no matter how smart you are, you can always learn something from your competitors.Continue reading →
No matter what the size of your business, be thankful for it. Your business does more than simply provide a service or product. It also provides jobs to others you may not see. You are not just an entrepreneur, you are a superhero!Continue reading →