Delegation Will Set You Free

Sure, delegating responsibility can be scary. We get it. But do not make it an excuse not to do it. To help ease into it, having a game plan going in makes a world of difference. Too often people hire and delegate without knowing how to make the most of their additional help. We’ve seen […]

Teamwork Makes the Dream Work – 4 Lessons Learned

In my 20+ years of leading the C3Workplace team, trust me when I say: my management style has changed … drastically. I am a recovered micro-manager — there was no situation I could not make worse by trying to force my solution (because, it was not only the best idea, but the only solution 😊). In fact, […]

Webinar: How to Grow (And Keep) Your Dream Team

  In a world where technology changes faster than we can keep up, building a team that performs like they’ve got real skin in the game couldn’t be more important … and more different than just a few years ago. No matter what size company you lead, we all have to create the organizational health […]

It’s Time to Take Back Your Time

Your alarm goes off – it’s 6am on Monday morning – you get ready, run out the door, speed to work – mind racing with your eventful week ahead – you get to your desk, the phone rings, your co-worker asks you a question, you get pulled into a meeting, take 5 quick minutes to […]

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 […]

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 […]

Webinar: How to Leverage Your Time to Grow Your Business

    Are you ready to shift from being a “solo-preneur” to building a firm or staff/team? Do you WANT to grow your business – but you just can’t seem to get “un-busy” enough to hire an employee or restructure your workflow? Is entrepreneurship feeling more burdensome and restrictive than you expected? In this interactive […]

Small Business Evolution TV

Join Donna Miller the last Thursday of every month at 1:00pm for …     Every month Donna will be bringing you insider info about how to achieve success in your small business from someone who has “been there and done that”. Tune in to glean from their personal and professional challenges and triumphs so […]

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 […]