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Setting Business Boundaries to Save Your Sanity

One of the biggest challenges when you run a business based on providing  services is ensuring you have strong business boundaries. When your whole business is built upon being of service to others, it’s really easy for the lines to get blurry and to find...

Why Now is the Time to Document Business Processes

One of the most common questions I get from solopreneurs is whether it makes sense to document business processes before they're ready to hand them off. The answer is always a resounding yes! There are far more reasons to document business processes than simply...

Rebel’s Guide to Business Systems

As an integrator, I work with a lot of creative entrepreneurs who would classify themselves as rebels. The irony of those rebellious tendencies is never lost on us when it comes to the business systems they know they desperately need and yet do everything they can to...

The Four Best Investments I’ve Made In My Business

Starting a business can be a daunting process. But running your business day after day can be an all-consuming task to the point that it’s easy to lose sight of everything else. But it doesn’t have to always stay that way – by investing in your business strategically...

Becoming the Visionary Leader You Were Meant to Be

As the actual day-to-day demands of running a business increase over time, it can be challenging to focus on being the kind of visionary leader you want to be. While your business is working, you’re profitable, and things are going relatively well, you have the...

Determining the REAL Cost of Hiring Overseas Employees

As your business grows, you'll likely start to explore different methods of building a team. One strategy that gets a lot of attention is hiring overseas employees, contractors, or agencies. While it is an extremely cheap way to get help, it's not always as simple as...