The gas gauge flashed. 9 miles to empty. 9 miles to empty?! How did that happen? Wasn’t it just 35 miles? Oh, right. That had been three days ago, and I had repeatedly put off filling the tank. I recently returned from a business trip, and had been late to one thing … [Read more...] about Can you afford not to fill your tank today?
I had a nagging, annoying problem with my website. I spent 20 or 30 minutes trying to fix it one day and couldn’t. I then proceeded to get interrupted, ignore it and forget about it. A few weeks later, the issue popped up again, and I’d had it. I momentarily thought about … [Read more...] about How asking for help quickly can save you time and money
Which would you rather have? A three-inch binder with every single thing you could possibly need to know in detailed spreadsheets, flow charts and documentation? Or a one-page cheatsheet that gives you critical information to get done exactly what you need to do? I don’t know … [Read more...] about The most important business tool you need
Checklists have the ability to revolutionize our productivity level and the way we get things done. Let’s consider the reasons to use a checklist in the first place. The intent of any checklist, process or system, is to make your work and life easier, not to be burdensome or … [Read more...] about Why it is important to use a checklist
Do you know how to hire the right resource for the job? If you’re burned out, can’t keep up the pace anymore, considering quitting, or have already lost good people from your team, keep reading. You need to fill a resource gap, desperately. Or maybe you’re just starting to feel … [Read more...] about How to hire the right resource for the job