Every entrepreneur needs two things: encouragement and inspiration. Each week, we post a new Black Gem with practical information designed to help emerging business leaders reach the next level.
Want to get ahead in life? Take time to stop and regularly review your progress so you can make any needed changes going forward to help achieve your goals. While watching a football game this weekend, I noted that when the Quarterback returned to the bench after a series of downs, the first thing he did […]Read More
Gem #22-12-4: Your Employees Should Have A Voice
One of the biggest mistakes entrepreneurs make with their employees is to not allow their employees to ask questions or give their opinions about decisions made by the Entrepreneur. Make sure that your employees know that they can ask questions about your decisions without getting into trouble.Employees want the opportunity to speak out and share […]Read More
Gem #22-12-1: Entrepreneurs Must Be Leaders
To be successful in business you must be able to lead people and remember there is more than one way to do it. Steve Jobs, founder of Apple, lead with a strong hand getting involved in every detail of his business compared to Herb Kelleher, founder of Southwest Airlines, whose approach was more of a […]Read More