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Success Coach Carolyn R. Owens knows exactly what it takes to succeed. In her leadership blog she shares her wisdom about personal and professional success.

Four Investments That Can Make A Difference In Your Business

By Carolyn R. Owens | Mar 26, 2019 | 0 Comments

As the saying goes, in business you need to spend money to make money. Anyone starting their own venture goes into it knowing it won’t be free, there are all types of costs involved. From selecting office space, hiring staff, buying equipment, stock and more, it can all add up. However, on top of these […]

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On Time Deliveries – It’s All About Business Logistics

By Carolyn R. Owens | Mar 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

Many businesses will utilize second-hand services to deliver their products. For some, it’s much more cost effective to deliver the products themselves. Some of the factors you will need to consider are the type and size of the product you are delivering, State regulations, vehicle storage space, and the destinations you deliver to. For example, […]

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Ten Reasons Why Customers Don’t Buy From You

By Carolyn R. Owens | Mar 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

The purpose of every business is to sell something, whether it is a product, a service, or maybe both. When a company fails to fulfill this role, it could result in its downfall. After all, if you don’t make any money, you won’t be able to cover the costs involved in keeping a business up […]

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Strategies For Staying Motivated As A Small Business Owner

By Carolyn R. Owens | Mar 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

If you are a small business owner, you know the daily struggles that come as a result. There can be staffing issues, cash flow problems, or other unforeseen incidents. It can be very rewarding, but it can also be difficult at times.  For many small business owners, staying motivated can be tough. Here are a […]

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Creating A Happy Workplace

By Carolyn R. Owens | Mar 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

As an employer, it’s your duty to make the working environment as friendly and productive as you possibly can each and every day. Employees spend a lot of their lives in the office each week and because of this, they need to have a space which is comfortable and feels like a home. Let’s take […]

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Bringing Your Offline Store Online: 3 Key Areas To Focus On

By Carolyn R. Owens | Mar 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

For many owners of offline, brick and mortar stores, the decision to take their store online is undeniably tempting. We live in a world where e-commerce is fast becoming the norm, so it seems natural the next step is to bolster your overall sales by offering your products online. If you have decided you want […]

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Small Business Conveniences Can Make All The Difference

By Carolyn R. Owens | Mar 20, 2019 | Comments Off on Small Business Conveniences Can Make All The Difference

A small business will continually need to fight its survival.  Small businesses simply do not have the wriggle room or ability to mitigate financial error as the large businesses do. Large businesses can often afford the error, finding it’s better to go ahead with a flawed strategy because it’s cheaper in the long run.  It’s […]

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Employee Benefits Your Employees Actually Care About

By Carolyn R. Owens | Mar 19, 2019 | Comments Off on Employee Benefits Your Employees Actually Care About

Want to make and keep your company attractive to job seekers? Having benefits in place can help to inspire loyalty and make work more rewarding. Not only will offering employee benefits attract top talent, but it will also help to retain your current employees.  While most employers understand the importance of such benefits, many employers […]

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Why Learning an Instrument Makes You a Better Boss (And Person)

By Carolyn R. Owens | Mar 18, 2019 | Comments Off on Why Learning an Instrument Makes You a Better Boss (And Person)

Everything you do feeds into every other area of your life. If you spend your nights watching television or mindlessly browsing the internet, those activities can and will impact your life. If you watch depressing, sad stories all the time, it can carry over into your daily activities and thoughts. Whatever you choose to watch, […]

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Seven Smart Strategies for a Winning Business

By Carolyn R. Owens | Mar 17, 2019 | Comments Off on Seven Smart Strategies for a Winning Business

You’ve finally started to see results with your business idea. From day one you spent hours and hours refining your business plan, forecasting your finances, and thinking about how you can make it grow into something spectacular. Whether you’re trying to stimulate growth in a smaller company or you’re looking to gain more respect from […]

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