• What’s the hardest thing you do every day that gets you closer to your goals?

    For many of us, it’s tough being consistent especially if it involves doing activities that are challenging even if they will eventually get us to where we want to be.

    There are no excuses though…

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  • Successful people.

    You know them.

    When you think about what one skill they all share, what
    comes to mind?

    Maybe it’s great communication or the fact they are great visionaries?

    According to INC.com’s, Lolly Daskal they are important, but there’s one trait that rises above the rest.

    They are able to…

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  • Failure.

    We all go through it from time-to-time.

    It can be crushing, but what separates truly successful people from those who aren’t is how well they bounce back from adversity.

    When encountering challenges, you must decide if you’re going to let them be your excuse for your failure or if you’re going to…

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  • Your team.

    Being a bookkeeping business owner, it’s not easy to balance everything including overseeing staff.

    But, you realize that your team is a big reason for your success, so you should do what you can to make sure they are happy and productive.

    Not everyone does though.

    Recently, I read in an INC.com…

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  • Late payments from clients.

    For any business owner, it’s an incredibly frustrating thing.

    Not only is it annoying to chase people down, but not receiving payment on time can be potentially crippling to your bottom line.

    Did you know one of the leading reasons of poor cash flow is late-paying customers?

    Well, there are…

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  • “Thank you.”

    Those two simple words mindlessly jump off our tongues every day.

    You could argue some of us say them so often that they’ve lost their meaning especially at the office.

    According to Dr. Emiliana Simon-Thomas, a veteran neuroscientist, happiness expert and the science director of UC Berkeley’s Greater Good Science Center,…

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  • You can always improve.

    Especially when it comes to your listening and communication skills.

    Whether it’s dealing with clients or staff, the way you interact with people truly matters.

    It can literally be the difference in creating or destroying relationships which could catapult or sink your business.

    Of course, when it comes to listening…

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  • Bad moods.

    Sometimes when you’re a bookkeeping business owner, they’re impossible to avoid.

    Anything negative can trigger them.

    Maybe it’s a client who doesn’t pay you on time or you’re dealing with an overwhelming rescue job that seems to be never ending.

    But, as your blood pressure and frustration rise, don’t worry, there are…

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  • Happiness.

    Of course, we all want it consistently in our lives.

    For many, happiness doesn’t happen at the work place.

    Entrepreneur.com’s, Travis Bradberry dug up some interesting information about that topic.

    Here it is..

    According to a 2013 Gallup study, which reported data from more than 180 million people, found…

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  • Are you hungry for more clients and you want them fast?

    Some of you are probably thinking, “Yes please!”

    Well, if you’re looking to attract more business quickly Entrepreneur.com’s, Wendy Keller has come up with 3 strategies to make it a reality.

    They are the following…

    1. Run a flash sale.

    If you’re hurting for…

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