The Time Map Secret To Getting More Done in A Week

The Time Map Secret To Getting More Done in A Week

Does this sound familiar? You look at your calendar first thing in the morning Your first appointment is in an hour, so you spend the first hour of your day checking email and posting on social After the appointment, you have a few minutes before your next appointment, so you don’t start on that big Read more about The Time Map Secret To Getting More Done in A Week[…]

A Coach: The Difference Between Playing in the Minors VS. the Pros in Business

A Coach: The Difference Between Playing in the Minors VS. the Pros in Business

Laura Bedore Lerwill is a professional director, business coach, and entrepreneur. Her passion for theater and entrepreneurship has led her to various business opportunities, including her time as one the founding partners of Off Broadway Theater in Salt Lake City, and the host of Showtunes Saturday Night for 6 years on KOSY 106.5. Her current Read more about A Coach: The Difference Between Playing in the Minors VS. the Pros in Business[…]

A Day in the Life of A Successful Business Owner

A Day in the Life of A Successful Business Owner

  Today it is 10:18 a.m. in Orem, Utah and I am sitting on the couch in the family room, listening to my kids chat over breakfast. “Did you know carrots are good for your eyesight?” That’s my eight-year-old. “Hello, Mr. Turkey, how are you? Gobble, Gobble.” Now she’s singing. I am wearing my pajamas, Read more about A Day in the Life of A Successful Business Owner[…]

How to Work with Millennials

How to Work with Millennials

If you are watching a video of nerf gun wars, only one thing could be true. We are talking about millennials in the workplace. There is no escaping it. You will be hiring millennials whether you want to or not, and you will have some culture clash if you are a Gen-Xer or beyond. Actually, Read more about How to Work with Millennials[…]

How to Solve Your Employee Problems with a Spreadsheet

How to Solve Your Employee Problems with a Spreadsheet

Employee issues require soft skills, right? You need to have heart-to-hearts, bond as a group and create a winning culture. So what do spreadsheets have to do with employees? Everything, it turns out. What if your personnel issues require you to have the soft skills, but also manage it through spreadsheets? It is like Spock Read more about How to Solve Your Employee Problems with a Spreadsheet[…]

Hiring an employee and how it’s like adopting a dog

Hiring an employee and how it’s like adopting a dog

  I adopted a dog yesterday. I knew I wanted to adopt after doing one round of potty training with a puppy years ago and found out that puppies are actually harder than human babies. So I spent an entire day visiting every dog adoption center on Google, trying to find my perfect pet.   Read more about Hiring an employee and how it’s like adopting a dog[…]

How to Know When You Have Hired the WRONG Person

How to Know When You Have Hired the WRONG Person

I have been a business owner for seventeen years. You would think in seventeen years, after hiring and working with hundreds of employees in multiple businesses, that I would have it all figured out. Sometimes I get it right on the first try, and sometimes I get it miserably wrong. This is a story of Read more about How to Know When You Have Hired the WRONG Person[…]

Why Funding is Gasoline, not a Band-Aid

Why Funding is Gasoline, not a Band-Aid

Okay, so I haven’t done ACTUAL research on this topic. I don’t know the exact percentage of business owners that blame their problems on funding. That is what made-up internet statistics are for, right? What I lack in scientific study, I make up for in experience. We host over 100 business training events a year, Read more about Why Funding is Gasoline, not a Band-Aid[…]

Strategic Goals and How to Set Them

Strategic Goals and How to Set Them

If hearing the word “goals” has started to annoy you, just know that you are certainly not alone. The world is saturated with strategists, advisors, and motivators who stress the importance of setting goals. Of course they’re right, it is important. But we hear about “goals” so often that it can start to feel like Read more about Strategic Goals and How to Set Them[…]

Motivation Isn’t What’s Actually Stopping You

Motivation Isn’t What’s Actually Stopping You

  CLICK HERE FOR AN OPPORTUNITY TO WORK WITH KIM FLYNN PERSONALLY Freaking Zig Ziglar. Love the guy and love MOST of his quotes, but this one misses the mark for me. After watching the video above, you understand why. Are You Disciplined? There are many people who come to our retreats motivated. They are Read more about Motivation Isn’t What’s Actually Stopping You[…]