Hire Slow — Fire Fast (Part Deux)

In my last blog, we talked about the “Hire Slow” process. In this edition, let’s discuss the “Fire Fast” process, which is equally important and for many, even harder. To recap, you created a process which included a job description and formatted questions allowing for an “apples to apples” comparison (also known as data). You […]

Hire Slow — Fire Fast

Business is growing and you are ready to bring on more help. Congratulations! I’d like to share how some of my greatest mistakes in this area turned out to be my greatest lessons and even shifted the culture of my company. As a business owner for more than 20+ years, I have received a great […]

Can You Help Us Stay Accountable to our 2018 Goals?

  Is it just us or did 2017 fly by? It feels like just yesterday we were discussing the best ways to de-stress during year end and looking forward to a squeaky clean 2017. And now here we are, on the precipice of 2018 and readying ourselves to take the plunge into a new year yet again. […]

7 Tips to Secure a Successful 2018

So, you’ve cast aside the idea of a corporate 9-5 and working on someone else’s terms. You’re a business owner, and we know what that means. What you did took tenacity, courage, and let’s admit it – a small dose of insanity (but a small dose is necessary for us entrepreneurs!). Now that you’ve got […]

Top 5 Technical Tips to Take Back Your Time

Top 5 Technical Tips to Take Back Your Time By: Kelly Louro Here’s an honest question for you – how much of your week so far has been productive? And we mean like, really productive. The kind that prompts you to take that nice, deep breath of accomplishment after you’ve finished? We’d wager it’s pretty […]

Before You Hire An Assistant, Read This

Is good help hard to find? Not if you know what to look for… For business owners who are trying to take their businesses to the next level, an administrative assistant is a necessary step in that growth. And once you find the right one, you’ll wonder how you ever lived without them! A good […]

Collaboration as a Growth Strategy

Is collaboration part of your strategy for growth? Tune into Donna’s most recent vlog to learn more about how you can begin to incorporate this powerful tool into your business.  

How to Use Technology to Build Strategic Partnerships

How to Use Technology to Build Strategic Partnerships “Where are you?” is a relatively new concept that’s crept into the forefront of our conversations. Before cell phones, this wasn’t much of an issue. “Where are you?” would be answered with an incredulous, “Where do you think I am?” as you sat at your desk with […]

Working from the Beach: Your How-To Guide

Working from the Beach: Your How-To Guide Tune into my vlog from the sunny beaches of Cabo, Mexico! I’m giving the inside scoop on how our Mission, Values, Vision statements and finding your “why” are crucially important to the growth of your business. Stay tuned… Copyright © 2017 · All Rights Reserved ·

Assembling Your A-Team: How to Build Successful Strategic Partnerships

Assembling Your A-Team: How to Build Successful Strategic Partnerships Dog-eat-dog. Rat race. Survival of the fittest. Nothing we haven’t heard before. Nothing that we haven’t all internalized and let dictate our world and business views. But, are these views affecting how we should be doing business? Needless to say, competition is not non-existent. As living, […]

VLOG: 2 Ways to Avoid the Shiny Object

Let’s be honest… Being a business owner is hard! We are responsible for wearing many hats and taking on more tasks than we ever thought possible. Listen in to Donna’s vlog as she shares two crucial ways to remain focused so you can earn more. It’s that simple. Stay tuned… Copyright © 2017 · All […]

10 Trends to Watch and Leverage in 2017

Want a healthy dose of reality? Being a business owner means more than having to: (a) know your business; (b) handle the sales, marketing, and finance of said business; (c) nurture your customer’s needs; and (d) keep that business afloat. On top of all of that, you need to keep your vision on the horizon. […]

12 Technologies You Should be Using in the New Year

January 2017: 31 days of “new year, new you” posts and gym selfies, clean slate musings and big promises of starting over. But here at C3Workplace, we’re all about getting back to business. We know it’s not about starting over, but upping the ante. It’s about making this year better than the last. With twelve […]

Top 10 Ways to Have a Stress-Free Year-End

Year-end has an uncanny way of creeping up on business owners…as if you didn’t have enough to do. Amidst the bustle of the holiday season it’s easy for your work (and stress) to be compounded. But, with a little planning and forethought, your year-end can not only be stress-free but productive in preparing for the […]

Gratitude in Action – 3 Simple and Powerful Ideas

  Here at C3Workplace, we believe companies should be a force for good. We believe a rising tide lifts all boats. We believe you should not have to check your values at the door of your office, but rather your job should reflect your values. This is the cornerstone of all we do. In the […]