Category: Leadership

10 Habits To Grow Your Business

Starting a business is no walk in the park. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, around 20 percent of small businesses fail their very first year, around 50 percent fail by their fifth year and 66 percent have failed by their tenth year. Why is that? There are many reasons. But to help prevent you from […]

Mastering the art of communication

Business owners can boost employee morale by making an effort to communicate their requests politely and maintaining a positive attitude. When delivering bad news, such as layoffs or pay cuts, address the issue plainly instead of talking around the issues, advises Karen Friedman, the author of “Shut Up and Say Something: Business Communication Strategies to […]