Using Sprint Goals

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Setting long term goals is necessary for success. To build momentum and keep motivated, use sprint goals. In the Businetiks system, a sprint goal is a quick, short deadline goal that moves you closer to your larger goal. How can you create sprint goals? Use a short deadline: Where long-term goals can take months or […]

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Network Marketers Need To Stop Recruiting

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MLMs or Network Marketing companies exist by creating pyramid sales teams to sell their products. The participants make money on their sales plus the sales of the people who report to them. Due to this structure, the participants spend quite a bit of time recruiting. You’ve probably heard the pitches. They promise residual income and […]

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Network Marketers Need To Stop Recruiting

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MLMs or Network Marketing companies exist by creating pyramid sales teams to sell their products. The participants make money on their sales plus the sales of the people who report to them. Due to this structure, the participants spend quite a bit of time recruiting. You’ve probably heard the pitches. They promise residual income and […]

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Use Note-Taking Apps to Prioritize

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With the remarkable retrieval capacity of digital note-taking apps, you can always find (and remember) your records of important conversations and meetings. Better still, thoughtfully organizing your notes will help you focus on your top priorities and drive your energies toward your most important work. In Evernote ( OneNote, Springpad, and SimpleNote are other popular […]

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Business Lessons From A Prison Gang

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On an episode of “Lockdown” a prison warden spoke with a member of jailhouse gang. The problem being addressed was that there was a steady stream of contraband coming in and the guards couldn’t figure out how to stop it. Speaking candidly the prisoner stated that they had 24 hours a day to figure out […]

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Own Up to Your Mistake And Address The Problem

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Recently, Apple had a problem when it was discovered that they slowed down older phones. The problem wasn’t that they were slowing them, there was a legitimate reason for doing so. The problem was that they didn’t explain why clearly enough. Chipotle is going through problems because of repeated occurrences of norovirus and e. coli. […]

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Make More Time for Your Top Priorities

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Sometimes, small shifts in how you use your time can make the difference between feeling focused and productive at work and feeling exhausted. Give yourself permission to prioritize what’s most important to you, then align your schedule accordingly. For example, put “must do” activities on your calendar and relegate “would like to do” items to a […]

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To Work Less, Rethink How You Spend Your Time

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You want to work less but you can’t imagine how, especially since you feel like you’re already behind. Begin by deciding how much you want to work. Set a target range of hours — for example, 45–50 hours per week — and use that number as a stopping point. If choosing a weekly range is […]

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Run Your Business Like A Large Corporation

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Running a small business usually means one or two people are responsible for almost everything. Despite not having to manage many people and multiple locations, there are some tools used by large corporations that should be used by small companies, even if they aren’t obvious. Organizational Chart Most small business owners don’t create organizational charts. […]

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Start Your Workday with a Ritual

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When faced with mounting distractions, stressful situations, and conditions outside your control, are you really capable of delivering your best? Most of us are not. To deliver our best, we need to be calm and centered. We need to have focus in order to provide customers with the service they desire. How can we keep […]

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