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  • 10 Benefits of Building an Advisory Team

    10 Benefits of Building an Advisory Team

    As an entrepreneur, you are forced to wear many hats to ensure your business operates the way you envisioned. Creating a product, marketing to the right audiences, maintaining your bookkeeping and ...

  • 5 Strategies for Working with Your Partner

    5 Strategies for Working with Your Partner

    Working with your spouse isn’t always an easy thing to do. It has been one year since I made the decision to leave my full-time public sector position and join Karen Jones Consulting Inc. on a full...

  • A positive workplace culture: How can it make a difference?

    A positive workplace culture: How can it make a difference?

    Establishing a positive workplace culture can make a huge difference in your productivity and the productivity of your team. Without a cohesive working environment, it is difficult to be motivated,...

  • Establish a Creative Work Environment to Inspire Innovation

    Establish a Creative Work Environment to Inspire Innovation

    Creativity is a key component of innovation, and innovation is integral to business survival. A creative climate not only inspires ideas and innovation, it establishes a positive environment where ...

  • Expressing Gratitude

    Expressing Gratitude

    How often do you express gratitude for the things in life that make you happy? Are you too focused on negativity to recognize the great things that you have around you?  Managing your own business ...

  • Graduation and Entrepreneurship - A Similar Journey

    Graduation and Entrepreneurship - A Similar Journey

    My step-daughter just graduated from high school and during this time I had the opportunity to reflect back on my youthful days. I thought about the friends I had, the teachers and coaches that ins...

  • How to use Social Media to Help Promote Your Business

    How to use Social Media to Help Promote Your Business

    It’s no secret that social media is becoming increasingly dominant in today’s society and this is no different when it comes to businesses. Social media is a great tool for two-way communication th...

  • Increase Sales Without Selling

    Increase Sales Without Selling

    Do you ever feel that the idea of selling your product or service is overwhelming and scary? Many entrepreneurs feel paralyzed due to fear or anxiety associated with selling that can play havoc on ...

  • Running A Small Business Is Not Easy

    Running A Small Business Is Not Easy

    If you are an entrepreneur and are running your own business, take a step back, reflect on your accomplishments and have a sense of pride. Running a small business is hard. Remind yourself of the g...

  • Streamline your Social Media Marketing with an Editorial Calendar

    Streamline your Social Media Marketing with an Editorial Calendar

    Social media can be an effective way to market your business, however, it can be overwhelming and time consuming when it comes to creating and posting content. An editorial calendar is an effective...

  • Tax Preparation

    Tax Preparation

    With tax season upon us, are you starting to feel overwhelmed by the thought of preparing all the necessary documents and paperwork? You’re not alone! Many business owners procrastinate during this...

  • Why Entrepreneurs Need to Collaborate

    Why Entrepreneurs Need to Collaborate

    Effective collaboration is essential for business success and should be at the forefront of an entrepreneurial mindset. Being able to work with others is an important part of being an entrepreneur ...