This Week in Small Business: December 2,2016

  This Week’s Featured Article: 3 Reasons Why Coworking Spaces Benefit Small Businesses Find out if making the move could be right for your team. This Week’s Top Small Business News & Articles Three Big Things Enterprises Can Learn From Small Businesses Here are three areas enterprise businesses need to focus on to remain competitive. Why Deep Work Helps You [...]

December 2nd, 2016|Categories: Small Business|

Lessons from the Dugout: The Team Is Greater Than the Sum of Its Players

Previous articles in this series have focused on the importance of listening to management and of waiting for the right opportunities to present themselves. In today’s post, I want to explain why building a winning team is far more complicated than merely signing a collection of great players. Lesson 3: The Team Is Greater Than the Sum of Its Players [...]

November 17th, 2016|Categories: Small Business|Tags: , |

3 Reasons Why Coworking Spaces Benefit Small Businesses

Coworking spaces are membership-based work areas, leasable monthly and daily. Company footprints range anywhere from large, world-wide spaces like WeWork that can house larger teams, and smaller spaces like Elevator Factory in Atlanta, that attract freelancers, entrepreneurs and small teams. Coworking spaces have been multiplying in cities worldwide over the last 5 years, and studies are showing that they are here [...]

November 10th, 2016|Categories: Small Business|Tags: , |

5 of Our Favorite Apps + Tools for Small Businesses

Running a small business involves wearing multiple hats, so eventually juggling everything can become overwhelming for entrepreneurs and small teams. There is literally an app for anything and everything and entrepreneurs and small business owners are using these apps and tools to increase productivity and organization (and everything else you could possibly imagine). These 5 apps and tools will help your small [...]

October 18th, 2016|Categories: Technology|Tags: , |

Lessons from the Dugout: Always Wait For the Right Pitch

In the inaugural article in this series, I wrote about the importance of listening to management even when their ideas don’t line up with yours. Today, I’ll be sharing my perspective on the importance of timing – and why patience is a virtue on and off the field. Lesson 2: Always Wait for the Right Pitch It’s a piece of [...]

October 11th, 2016|Categories: Leadership|Tags: |