Planning

 

Time Management Starts By Knowing How You Spend Time

It’s happened to all of us. We look at the clock and wonder where the time has gone. People complain […]
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Plan More Flexibly For Your Future

With all the uncertainty of the pandemic and its fallout, it’s never been harder to make a long-term plan. At […]
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You Must Remember This, A List Is Just A List

When getting organized, the first step is putting together a list. From something as simple as a shopping list to […]
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Balance The Big Picture And The Details

In the book, “The Businetiks Way” we define the entrepreneurial mindset as having five aspects (the artist, the architect, the […]
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Close The Loops

In the book Getting Things Done by David Allen the author talks about closing the loops. This is an important part of both the GTD method and the Businetiks system. In today’s hyperspeed stressful world it’s a useful lesson for anyone to le…

Start With The End In Mind

Anything you start has to have a finish, a final goal that the action or project you are embarking on is meant to achieve. In most projects you reach a point where you can stop but the results aren’t perfect. Many people simply end a project when…

The Certainty Of Uncertainty

You have probably heard the statement many times. It’s usually phrased something like, “We don’t have visibility,” or “the level of uncertainty makes us nervous.” People are nervous because we live in uncertain times…

Don’t Operate Out Of Fear

Whether it is fear of failure, fear of a virus, or just general fear, the worst thing you can do for your business or yourself is to operate from a place of fear. No one has ever succeeded by giving in to fear. While it can be easy to get caught up in …

Dealing With A Black Swan

Business (and people) all over the world are dealing with the global pandemic of COVD-19. For most organizations, this was a black swan. For those not familiar with the term, a black swan is a situation that could not be anticipated. The phrase was a c…

Structuring Your Business Plan

When starting a business, a plan is a great starting point to make sure you understand all the elements of your business. Once you are in business, it is a great exercise to do every few years. This lets you examine where your business has gone and the…