This is a great list of many common ways to help your business grow by showing a thought provoking list of common (and not-so-common) business tricks. We guarantee you’ll discover at least a couple of items you haven’t considered trying yet.
A wise business owner once said, “Happiness is a positive cash flow.” As a business owner, I’m sure you agree. Everything is better when your cash-in exceeds your cash-out. Let us help attain and maintain your positive cash flow.
Learn how to identify your high-payoff activities and sensibly structure your time to be able to do them. Dan Kennedy’s information-packed book, No B.S. Time Management, is reviewed. Many important highlights are considered here along with many practical tips anyone can benefit from.
Financial ratios are used as indicators that allow you to zero in on areas of your business that may need attention. Take a look at 10 different financial ratios in areas such as solvency, liquidity, operational efficiency and profitability.
Learn how to manage the life-blood of your business so you never run out of cash. Find out why it’s critical to understand the difference between profits and cash flow. How to close or open up the cash flow spigot in your business. And what to do with your excess cash flow.
Learning the differences between managing people and managing your marketing promise can mean the difference between utopia and chaos for you and your valuable employees. Michael Gerber’s insightful book, The E-Myth Manager, is reviewed here.
A Strategic Business Plan is much more than a tool to obtain financing. If you still have all you plans and ideas locked up inside your head… preparing a strategic plan helps you clarify your company’s direction, ensures your key leaders are all “on the same page”, and keeps both management and staff focused on the tasks at hand.