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The Small Business Vision: Why It Matters More Than (Fill in the Blank)

Posted by Jackie Nagel, Synnovatia

In business, there are several influencers of your strategic thinking/planning time that have a direct impact on your growth. These are your mission, vision, and strategies. These three, often missing, components shift your business growth from being tactical and easily tossed about by change to that of being strategic and sustainable.

Whereas your mission is present tense, your vision is your future. And, for small businesses like yours and mine, business vision is personal.

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Tags: Business Vision

How to Maximize  Results From Business Coaching

Posted by Jackie Nagel, Synnovatia

Since its inception, business coaching continues to grow in popularity, sophistication of techniques, and outcomes obtained.

Any business coach worth their weight in salt (i.e., their fee) wants you and your business to benefit greatly from the coaching relationship. This brief guide helps maximize the value of your coaching engagement.

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Tags: Business Coaching

Work-Life Balance: Reality or Fantasy for Small Business Owners

Posted by Jackie Nagel, Synnovatia

Does work-life balance truly exist — or is it a mark most small business owners aim for which remains just out of reach?

The notion of work-life balance reared its head in the 80's. It was the time our culture began its shift to bigger and better toys. Or, as my client, John Lanza, puts it — the accumulation of stuff.

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Tags: Work-Life Balance

The Small Business Owners' Secret Weapon

Posted by Jackie Nagel, Synnovatia

I love a good secret — especially when it's camouflaged in strategies, goals, and planning. And, when it all but guarantees achievement of business goals, count me in!

As it turns out, the secret to attaining our small business goals, isn't so secret after all.

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Tags: Small Business Success, Best Practices, Performance

When The Entrepreneur's Engine Floods

Posted by Jackie Nagel, Synnovatia

I learned to drive using my Dad's 1948 Dodge. It was a big green egg of a machine with a stick shift and a clutch that slipped. "Flooding" the carburetor was a common occurrence with an inexperienced, unschooled teenage driver. Although the nuts-and-bolts of how and why it occurred were a bit advanced for my teenage brain, I knew the fix.

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Tags: Performance, Business Growth

The Conversation Every Small Business Owner Wants

Posted by Jackie Nagel, Synnovatia

You know the one...

Someone pledges to accomplish a task, project, or goal by a certain time and they actually follow through on their commitment. It's stunning!

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Tags: Performance, Motivation, Attitude

The Entrepreneurs Vision to Believe In

Posted by Jackie Nagel, Synnovatia

Entrepreneur, Tamara Mellon, recently discussed her rise from the ashes following failure and filing for bankruptcy in 2016 on CBS. The former co-founder of the wildly successful shoe line, Jimmy Choo, spoke candidly about the cause of her defeat.

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It's Time to Reinvent the Entrepreneurs To-Do List

Posted by Jackie Nagel, Synnovatia

Most entrepreneurs' to-do lists traditionally consist of activities we either have to do, should do, or need to do. How boring and stressful is that?!

We need a better way!

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Tags: Productivity

The Capacity to Excel: How Entrepreneurs Succeed On Purpose

Posted by Jackie Nagel, Synnovatia

Why do some skilled, gifted entrepreneurs struggle while other seemingly less talented, individuals succeed beyond your wildest dreams? It’s a real head scratcher — especially when hard work, time, and effort are feverishly invested.

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Tags: Best Practices, Mastermind Group

Join a Mastermind Group? Here’s What You Need to Know.

Posted by Jackie Nagel, Synnovatia

Joining a mastermind group has been part of many successful entrepreneurial schedules. From the likes of Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Edison, and Henry Ford to Bill Gates, gathering with like-minded business owners has been a hallmark of rewarding undertakings.

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Tags: Mastermind Group

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