What are your TOWS?
By Glen Chapman
There are a vast array of processes that help to develop strategies, make decision or test outcomes when planning your business. I want to start to look at working with a SWOT analysis (or a TOWS depending on how you look at it). This process is a very powerful and useful one that can be used in a variety of situation within and outside of your business.
All Is Calm, All Is Bright
By Cathy Kessler
Small business owners have it tough. I know. I'm one of them. It surprises me that we aren't all bald from wearing so many hats! But what can we do to alleviate all the stress and pressure? I can tell you for a fact that a hectic schedule is just a symptom of a bigger problem. Eliminate the root cause of the stress, and you eliminate the stress. Here's how to make sure you are calm and bright.
The Qualities of a Leader - Part IV
by John C. Maxwell
A summary of "The 21 indispensable qualities of a leader - becoming the person others will want to follow"
Fail your way to success
In this article we look at success and the leadership characteristic of courage,it reminds me of so many people who sit in jobs they don't like. But don't have the courage to make a change and don't understand the principle of failing for growth.
Is you Software Legit?
by David Berghouse
It's estimated that upwards of 30% of software installed is illegitimate - that means that the licence fee has not been paid to the owner. When you buy a piece of software most of the purchase price is essentially a fee to the owner allowing you to use the software on a non-exclusive basis. Non-exclusive means that you're not the sole licensee - anyone willing to pay the licence fee can use the software.