Let's face it. We love our customers, except when we don't. Along with great customers, sometimes we get one or two of those bad customers that take all the fun out of running a small business. Then again, even if the customer is OK, you may still have some bad customer interactions.
The other day, I had an intense conversation with one of my clients. She shared all the negative thoughts, all the self-doubt about her ability to succeed, all the reasons why her business will never take off.
The funny thing was that the negativity was completely out of sync with the amazing progr… [more]
A couple of weeks ago, I strolled down Ben Yehuda pedestrian mall in search of something to eat that’s not a sandwich or pizza and came across a new Anglo-owned muffin place (more on that another time).
That’s when an idea hit me – why not feature stories of other Anglo small businesses in… [more]
This is how most of my friends describe themselves. They have a lot on their plates; work, kids, housework, social obligations, chesed, spiritual growth, and the list goes on. They have been to time management workshops. Read all about time management tips. But they don… [more]
We have all heard that blogging is a great way to build your business. That “content is king!” That writing good content will turn you into an expert.
Many business owners set up a blog in the hopes of becoming a popular writer. They have dreams of thousands of readers visiting their site… [more]
The origins of shlissel challah are a hot topic come the week after Passover. Hailed as a segula for parnassa by some and dismissed as a leftover from a Christian custom by others, the discussions get as heated as the oven-fresh bread itself.
So let's get it straight. Shlissel challah is a lo… [more]
Do you know a small business owner who dreams of getting more clients, but is earning peanuts? More often than not, instead of educating herself about marketing and business development, the owner is copying what others are doing. And you know who gets paid peanuts…
"Everyone has a blog… [more]
This week I realized that building a business is a lot like yoga. Funny, right?
A couple of months ago, against all odds, I joined a yoga class. If you are thinking of someone standing on one foot, eyes closed, and arms held high over the head in a tree position, yes that's me.
Balancing on on… [more]
Have you ever thought who your favorite clients are? What would you do to get more clients like that to your business?
Because as you are looking to grow your business and go on to the next level, you are probably tempted to rethink everything your marketing until now.
Don’t. In her 15 y… [more]