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  • The Difference Between Your Mission & Vision - and Why Your Need Both

    The Difference Between Your Mission & Vision - and Why Your Need Both

    Running a business takes hours of planning and execution. It requires creative thinking, innovation, and strategy. Running a business can be pretty amazing, but it’s difficult to see success withou...

  • How to optimize employee check-ins

    How to optimize employee check-ins

    Employee check-ins are a great way to keep your employees engaged, on task, and productive. Check-ins can drive employee growth, morale, and overall success. Although they are simply conversations,...

  • 5 Tips to Boost Employee Engagement

    5 Tips to Boost Employee Engagement

    Employee engagement is key to the success of your company. Whether you have one employee or 100 employees, having an engaged workforce will lead to increased productivity, higher employer satisfact...

  • Do I really need a business plan?

    Do I really need a business plan?

    The short answer to this question is YES.Whether you are just starting your business or are already operational, the need to have some sort of business plan in place to guide your decision-making i...

  • Here's how to build a company culture that represents your values

    Here's how to build a company culture that represents your values

    Company values are extremely important, and in order for them to be portrayed to your audience, they have to start internally. In order to properly communicate your values, you must first create a ...

  • 7 Tips to Inspire Creativity and Innovation

    7 Tips to Inspire Creativity and Innovation

    As entrepreneurs, we are always looking for inspiration for creative new solutions and ideas. If you look closely, you can find inspiration anywhere, even in the places where we least expect it. Bu...

  • Be more productive NOW with these 9 habits

    Be more productive NOW with these 9 habits

    Do you need a productivity boost? Try these 9 tips to start being more productive today:1. PrioritizePrioritize your list of actions based on your goals. This includes creating a to-do list with a ...

  • Battle Imposter Syndrome With These 6 Tips

    Battle Imposter Syndrome With These 6 Tips

    Imposter syndrome is defined as “the persistent inability to believe that one's success is deserved or has been legitimately achieved as a result of one's own efforts or skills.” It’s the feeling i...

  • Achieve Growth During Uncertainty

    Achieve Growth During Uncertainty

    Operating a business, let alone trying to grow, in a climate full of uncertainty and constant change is challenging to say the least. The perpetual COVID-19 situation continues to force us to make ...

  • Become a More Effective Leader By Improving Your Ability to Adapt

    Become a More Effective Leader By Improving Your Ability to Adapt

     Adaptability has quickly become a skill that no leader can afford to lack. We are required to be ready to adapt to government regulations, changes in demand, labour shortages, supply chain constra...

  • Why Your Brand Values are Important

    Why Your Brand Values are Important

    Brand values are a crucial component of a company’s strategic intent; they are the heart and soul of your business. They act as a set of guiding principles that shape every aspect of your brand.It’...

  • How to delegate effectively

    How to delegate effectively

    The ability to delegate is a key trait of an effective leader. Although it seems simple, it can be challenging to let go of the reigns and trust others to handle tasks. Delegating can help ensure y...