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It’s keeping you up at night. It is clouding your thinking. It looms large on your desks and obscures everything else that needs to be done. And it pushes you to the brink of despair. You biggest business problem can be lack of money to pay for basic expenses, not enough clients, debt, or low p[more]
It’s cliché by now that if you want to become successful, you need find a great mentor. Recognizing the importance of mentorship, Pirke Avot council us to find ourselves a teacher and obtain a friend. Both of these are powerful strategies for doing our best work. A mentor will not only give yo[more]
About 15 years ago, I applied to head the office of our mayor. Seven other people wanted the position, most of them much more qualified and experienced than I was. But qualifications and experience didn’t come into play. The municipality asked the eight of us to take a psychometric test to help[more]
At a workshop, the other day, I met her – the old version of myself, circa 2003. She was harried and disoriented, had a to-do list the size of the Atlantic, and kept running to the phone, as if each ring could bring the client that would turn her into a success. She couldn’t pay attention, sh[more]
Are you overwhelmed and tired? You don’t have to do it all yourself. In fact, the most successful business people are the ones who realize their boundaries and get other people to do the less lucrative work for them. They're not wrung out. They're still A-ok at the end of the day, ready for[more]
For business owners these days marketing = content. Words are a big thing for you. Copy-writing for your website, talk for your workshops,  ideas for your blog, small talk at networking, convincing arguments for your clients, negotiating. That's a lot of talking! And sometime we feel inti[more]
We start off each day with Mode Ani, how much do we really think about thanking God for all the amazing things we have in our life. Our families Our talents Our physical possessions Our friends Our faith Our clients Our drive to bring good things into the world Thi[more]
The passing of Reb Dovid Winiartz last week came as a shock as it did to so many people who knew him. Over the past year, I had a couple of business-related conversations with him, but walked away with a distinct feeling of having had spoken to someone special. Then i came across him on Facebook,[more]
Today I met a young developer, who is developing a new online product. He told me he'll skip the trial version  and will offer the perfect program from the start. Sigh! Many small business owners waste a lot of time obsessing about developing their new products  to "perfection" before[more]
Hashem in His infinite kindness has given each one of us so much knowledge, skill and ability with which to serve Him by serving His children. The more we concentrate on serving Him through our business and work, the less we get stuck in the rut of our ego and fears. He has faith in our abilit[more]
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