Love, logic, and your bottom line

Love, logic, and your bottom line

Love. What is love? At its most basic, it is you taking good care of someone who is depending on you. Paying attention to them, giving them the help they need, communicating with them, and being generous with your comfort and your time. In business, love is an...
The 5 behaviors of successful managers

The 5 behaviors of successful managers

The most successful managers make it easier for everyone to do their best work; the worst managers make it more difficult, if not impossible. The companies run by the successful managers thrive; the companies run by substandard managers struggle. How can you make sure...
Are you separating yourself from your life?

Are you separating yourself from your life?

I had an interesting thought recently. I realized that we are happiest and most successful when we are fully engaged in our lives. Conversely, when we allow things to separate us from our lives, our lives start to go downhill. Big time. Fast. It’s like time moves on,...
Website Tech 101: How websites are constructed

Website Tech 101: How websites are constructed

If you own a business, you know a lot about that business. You also have a website. You probably know less about how websites are constructed. Do you need to know? Yes – certainly enough in order to manage your vendors and keep them from ripping you off. Because...
Your website: How to keep from getting ripped off

Your website: How to keep from getting ripped off

People who come to us for help already have a website. Someone else created it for them, then continued to maintain, upgrade, and make changes to the site. Sometime between signing the contract with that site vendor, and then coming to us, things started to go wrong,...