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Is Personalization Limiting Choice?

business coach, Businetiks, choice, coaching, Communication, consulting, Customer, Featured, life coach, personalization, strategy
Go online and very often you’ll see a note that says something like, “You may also like…” recommending another article or item to buy. That recommendation comes from sites tracking your activity, collecting your data and making recommendations based on it. The drawback is that the “personalized” recommendations are also based on what people who […] The post Is Personalization Limiting Choice? appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Do Well By Doing Good

Attitude and Mindset, Busineitks, business coach, charity, coaching, community, consulting, Featured, life coach, make a difference, non-profit, strategy
Many small businesspeople have the desire to help their communities. Most think that once they’ve reached a certain level of revenues, they’ll be able to give back. The key to helping out and succeeding in business is not waiting. Doing good brings not only the satisfaction of having made a difference, but it brings business success […] The post Do Well By Doing Good appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Be Ready To Pivot

adapt, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Featured, Focus, life coach, pivot, Planning, strategy
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson worked hard to become a top NFL player. He worked out, practiced and was on his way, receiving a full scholarship to play football at University ion Miami. While he had all the makings of a pro football player, his career was brought to a halt by an injury. Unable to […] The post Be Ready To Pivot appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Past Results Are Not A Guarantee Of Future Performance

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Featured, Improvement, life coach, performance, strategy, why
If you have seen commercials for financial advisors, there is usually a line that says “past results do not guarantee future performance.” This doesn’t just apply to the stock market. One of the most common habits that leads to terrible decisions is remaining locked in the past. We rely on the same old data or […] The post Past Results Are Not A Guarantee Of Future Performance appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Don’t Stretch Yourself Too Thin

Attitude and Mindset, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Featured, Focus, life coach, strategy, stretch, tasks, Time Management
You are a superstar. Everyone knows it. You are the one to turn to when something needs to be done. This usually results in an abundance of requests for assistance. You want to help everyone, but saying yes to everyone isn’t helping them. Worst of all it is not only detrimental to the people you’re […] The post Don’t Stretch Yourself Too Thin appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Don’t Let Stress Lead to Bad Decisions

Attitude and Mindset, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Featured, life coach, strategy, Stress
It’s hard to think clearly when you’re under stress. Your blood pressure and heart rate rise, adrenaline and cortisol flood your body, and your survival instincts kick in — all of which interfere with decision making. To avoid making bad decisions when you’re stressed, pay careful attention to your physical symptoms. We all have an […] The post Don’t Let Stress Lead to Bad Decisions appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Fiduciary Responsibility Isn’t Just For Finance

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Customer, Featured, Focus, Leadership, life coach, responsibility, strategy, trust
By law financial advisors are required to act with fiduciary responsibility. This means they are required to put the client’s best interests before there own. This is a concept that isn’t just for financial advisors, it should be applied in every industry. Your customer is the reason you are in business. Your customer is the […] The post Fiduciary Responsibility Isn’t Just For Finance appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Look Outside Your Field

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Featured, ideas, Improvement, industry, Innovation, life coach, strategy
There is an old quote that has been attributed to numerous sources, “Good Artists Copy; Great Artists Steal.” When it comes to innovating, one of the best ways to develop innovations is to steal from other industries. What is standard, and even taken for granted, in one industry, can be brand new to another. Adapting […] The post Look Outside Your Field appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Some People Will Never Buy

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Customer, Evaluate, Featured, life coach, marketing, purchase, sales, strategy
Recently online radio broadcast service Spotify went public. When it did, analysts discussed their business models. The service offers two services, ad-supported and paid. One analyst stated that Spotify could convert all of its ad supported users to paid users. While this is a nice thought for a company it is unrealistic. The truth is […] The post Some People Will Never Buy appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Stop Procrastinating By Breaking Down A Project

Attitude and Mindset, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Featured, Improvement, life coach, procrastination, strategy
We all have tasks that we put off and put off, but actually accomplishing them is rarely as bad as we expect. Sometimes beating procrastination is about just getting over the initial hurdle. Instead of forcing yourself to tackle the entire task at once, focus on the first piece of it. Start by thinking about […] The post Stop Procrastinating By Breaking Down A Project appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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