What I Did This Summer

Like school days past, we like to reflect on “What we did on our summer vacation” – and boy did we put some great plans in motion! See what we’ve been up to and how YOU can join us in making the end of 2018 a great one.

Workshop: QuickBooks 201

Join C3Workplace and UCEDC at Office Evolution Summit for this Free Lunch and Learn Series for Small Business Owners and Entrepreneurs! Click here to register for the Tuesday, October 23rd QuickBooks 201 Workshop Can’t attend live? Click here to register to attend virtually from the comfort of your own home or office!  

Save Some Summer Sunshine

If only every day could be a day at the beach – that warm glow on your skin, salty air on the tip of your tongue, relaxing sunlight that seeps deep into your bones. For business owners, that “me” time tends to be the catalyst that kickstarts new endeavors. You gain a sense of renewal […]

4 Tips and 4 Tools to Help You Power Through the Summer Doldrums

We’ve reached the lazy days of summer. If you were able to follow a few of the tips in my 5 Ways to Get Some Summer This Summer, you’ve probably planned some time off this month? No? Or, you were able to take a few extra days off? No? Not to worry, there’s still time. […]

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 […]