Monthly Archives: May 2016

4 Ways Non-Profit Organizations Can Increase Productivity

May 25, 2016 | 484 views

4 Ways Non-Profit Organizations Can Increase Productivity

4 Ways Non-Profit Organizations Can Increase Productivity

Are you having a hard time sticking to your goals? Productivity in non-profits is oftentimes harder to maintain than in organizations where employees are paid for their time. To help you stay on task toward your goals, here are four ways to boost your productivity.

 

1. Clarify Your Plans

 

Before you can get productive in your nonprofit, you need to get clear on what it is you hope to accomplish. You know the end goal you’d like to reach, but how clear are you on the steps to get there?

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How to Get Better Reviews for Your Business

May 18, 2016 | 487 views

How to Get Better Reviews for Your Business

How to Get Better Reviews for Your Business

One of the most valuable forms of advertising is word-of-mouth. In today’s digital world, word-of-mouth marketing spreads faster than ever through online reviews. Here’s how to get more, and better, reviews for your business.

 

Set Yourself Up For Reviews

 

Before people can review your business, you need to give them the best spots to leave their feedback. These are the main places consumers go to leave their feedback:

 

– Google. If you’re a local business, you’ll need to get set up on Google My Business.

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Running a Family Business? Don’t Run Your Other Employees Away

May 11, 2016 | 483 views

Running a Family Business? Don't Run Your Other Employees Away

Running a Family Business? Don’t Run Your Other Employees Away

Running a family business is a rewarding experience, but one that comes with its own unique set of challenges. You are working with a different type of business complexity. Recognizing this complexity and addressing it head on is one of the best ways to ensure you’re not playing favorites and running off unrelated employees.

 

Here are some of the best ways to avoid conflict in your family business.

 

Don’t Air Your Dirty Laundry

 

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How to Keep Your Employees Healthier

May 4, 2016 | 467 views

How to Keep Your Employees Healthier

How to Keep Your Employees Healthier

It’s not a secret that exercise releases endorphins, a chemical produced in the body to keep people happier. What you might not realize is that the happiness triggers extend beyond a person’s level of activity. Food and water intake also impacts a person’s mood.

 

Why does this matter for your business? If your employees are living unhealthy lives, chances are they’re not as happy as they could be. This makes it harder for you to keep your team on board and offering exceptional customer service.

 

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