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You Manage Your Work, Do The Same WIth Your Life

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Featured, household, life, life coach, organization, peak performance, Process, strategy
The word economics sends many people into a panic. Complex equations pop into their heads and they shudder. The word economics literally means household rules. While you may not want to learn the ins and outs of Econ 101, you should apply the same rules you use for business to your personal life. Here are […] The post You Manage Your Work, Do The Same WIth Your Life appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Everything Is Too Expensive Until It Isn’t

business coach, Businetiks, cash flow, coaching, consulting, cost, Evaluate, expensive, Featured, investment, life coach, peak performance, ROI, strategy
It’s a common complaint. “We can’t do that, it’s too expensive.” The problem is that most people define “expensive” too narrowly. In most cases, people look at an amount of money and determine if it is cheap or expensive. There is more to the calcualation. What makes something expensive is a lack of Return On […] The post Everything Is Too Expensive Until It Isn’t appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Good Artists Copy. Great Artists Steal.

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, copy, Featured, imitate, improve, Improvement, life coach, peak performance, strategy
The phrase used as our headline is an old adage. It is not meant as encouragement to plagiarize. Rather it is an acknowledgement that no artistic achievement is totally original but inspired by those achievements that came before. Business is no different. While business people chase innovation, it comes to doing what someone else has […] The post Good Artists Copy. Great Artists Steal. appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Make Yourself Obsolete

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, evolution, Featured, Improvement, life coach, obsolete, peak performance, replacement, strategy
Most businesses focus on making themselves indispensable. A better tactic is to go in the opposite direction. Try continually making yourself obsolete. There are many businesses who are first to market but fail to adapt to changing conditions. When was the last time you ran a search on Altavista? Why haven’t you used them? If […] The post Make Yourself Obsolete appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Don’t Let Amazon Ruin Your Business

Amazon, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Featured, life coach, peak performance, Planning, Process, reputation, selling, side hustle, strategy
Amazon has grown into more than a retailer. It is a marketplace for companies to sell their products. As a marketplace it has allowed companies to reach a larger market for their products and smaller retailers to expand their businesses online. However, there is a growing group of companies that are relying on Amazon as […] The post Don’t Let Amazon Ruin Your Business appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Lessons From Apollo 11

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Fifty years ago man first set foot on the moon. This achievement was considered impossible by some and represented a giant leap forward in technology. When John F. Kennedy first announced the goal of reaching the moon, it was unknown if we would be able to do it. Like many challenges that business faces, it […] The post Lessons From Apollo 11 appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Succeed At Networking Events by Being Generous

Attitude and Mindset, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, Communication, consulting, Featured, giving, life coach, networking, peak performance, relationships, strategy
You’re not the only one who walks into a networking mixer full of dread. Before you make a run for the door, try a different approach. Tell yourself that it isn’t about you. Instead of trying to meet potential clients, or making another connection that will advance your career, focus exclusively on what you can […] The post Succeed At Networking Events by Being Generous appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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During A Virtual Meeting, Make Sure Everyone Understands The Discussion

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, Communication, comprehension, conference call, consulting, Featured, life coach, peak performance, strategy, understanding, virtual meeting
We all know how hard it can be to follow along on a conference call. When facilitating a virtual meeting, it’s your job to make sure everyone fully understands what’s going on. Compensate for any difficulties by acting as a moderator. Try the following: After each comment or question, briefly paraphrase what was said. For […] The post During A Virtual Meeting, Make Sure Everyone Understands The Discussion appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Focus On The Basics

basics, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, core competencies, core competency, Featured, Focus, life coach, peak performance, strategy
There is a lot to take care of in business. Most business people focus on expanding. New customers, new products and services, etc. That expansion is crucial to growing your business. Just as important is the foundation that that business is built upon. As businesses grow, especially young businesses, there is a tendency to spread […] The post Focus On The Basics appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Why Join A Coaching Advisory Group?

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The Modern Observer Group hosts Coaching Advisory Groups for executives and entrepreneurs. These groups have weekly calls and meet in person on a monthly basis. What do participants get from a Coaching Advisory Group? Aside from the benefits of a coach to assist you as needed when you are a member of a coaching advisory […] The post Why Join A Coaching Advisory Group? appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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