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Staff Development

Cut cost without cutting staff…Trust your team It’s easier to train someone to be better than to hire and train a new staff member. Rather than cutting staff to reduce costs, I try it redirect my staff to improve inefficient … Continue reading

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Professional Development

I always hear great things about him. He recently gave me a great piece of advice that I’ve put into practice: out of all your direct reports, have two that you’re focused on developing. You’re never going to have time … Continue reading

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The Entrepreneurial Community

I wish I had known sooner …about the mentoring program at Score.org, an organization that provides free counseling to small business owners. I am now working with a retired lawyer, who’s helping me expand my community outreach program

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Mentoring

Start Mentoring There’s something in it for you too. “Mentoring gives you a chance to gain insight into a younger perspective and to improve your intergenerational communication and leadership styles,” See if your company offers a program, or look to … Continue reading

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What’s the best advice you’ve ever received ?

Two years into my role at Sam’s Club, my manager called to say that Walmart wanted me for a job. She gave me the best advice that I’ve ever been given and that I try to share often. She said, … Continue reading

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