Tag Archives: Vision

You must first develop the leader within you

Image courtesy of FreeDigitalPhotos.net   In my e-book Mistakes: Avoiding the Wrong Decisions that Will Close Your Small Business I discuss numerous mistakes I made running our small company.  Although I learned a lot from those mistakes, there were enough of them that … Continue reading

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Going From Here to There

Image: FreeDigitalPhotos.net In both my ministry and my business writings I often emphasize the importance of vision.  Without a vision of a preferred future for your business or your life you are merely drifting along hoping that somehow something good will … Continue reading

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The good is often the enemy of the best

 FreeDigitalPhotos.net   A basic economic reality is that all resources are limited.  That includes your financial resources, your time, your manpower, your strengths, every resource you can think of.  With every decision there is an opportunity cost involved.  When you … Continue reading

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The Power of a Dream

Although I don’t watch every episode I do occasionally enjoy watching Shark Tank.  The people who often have the greatest success on that program are people who have had a dream and have worked hard to see it happen.  They are … Continue reading

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Indecision will cripple your business

Image courtesy of  FreeDigitalPhotos.net   Every day leaders are confronted with a variety of decisions they have to make.  Hopefully, your employees have been trained and are empowered to make many of the decisions that need to be made, but there … Continue reading

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Four Levels of Customer Satisfaction

I recently read Brian Tracy’s book Reinvention: How to Make the Rest of Your Life the Best of Your Life. One of the things he wrote in the book jumped out at me because it was something I had been … Continue reading

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The biggest problem with fear

Almost everyone dreams about the life they want to live. As children we have dreams about doing various things with our lives. People dream about the kind of career they want to have, the person they want to marry, the … Continue reading

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