Working ON Your Business Instead of IN Your Business

I feel like all roads lead to where we're at today. Every decision, every action, even every thought. I haven't always made the right decision, I haven't always said the right thing or taken the action I likely should have. But I don't have any regrets. I know it sounds odd, I mean most of us have done or said something embarrassing or done something we shouldn't have. I certainly have (more times than I could count). But I don't regret them. Someone recently said, if you could go back and ch...
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Olds and Area Entrepreneur Night

I couldn’t be more excited to put together this Olds and Area Entrepreneur Night! I think every business owner knows the benefits of being able to talk to liked minded individuals who are passionate about business and want to share new ideas and receive some feedback as well. There are lots of different organizations out there that offer master mind groups, meetings and gatherings which is where this idea came from. However I haven’t noticed many options when it comes to local business meet up...
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Partnering with Other Businesses

I’d like to talk about ‘partnering’ for a moment. It doesn’t matter if it’s in business or in life, partnering can be beneficial in many different ways. It could also be detrimental as well. There’s so many avenues I could go with this, I’m not exactly sure where to start but I suppose a good place is how beneficial it is to partner. I think businesses should work together all time time in different ways. Personally I want to see other local businesses in our community grow. If they do they m...
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The image of your business

The image of your business
I just got off the phone with a very nice lady, which isn't always the case. I make more phone calls than I ever thought I would and once in awhile I get someone very rude, impatient and impolite. As business grows so does jobs for Canadians (one of my favourite things to offer), I can honestly say without an ounce of reservation, I'll NEVER hire someone that doesn't have enough common courtesy to be polite. Many times it's their job to answer the phone and they act like it's an inconvenience th...
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