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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.

Stop Blaming The Company’s Errors On Your Team

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

If you are finding too many errors in the workplace, you simply can’t just ignore them.  Poor standards of work can sink a growing company, but where should the blame be placed? One negligent employee isn’t too difficult to believe, but ten? Twenty? Maybe you need to look a little closer to see what the […]

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Is Your Business Prepared For an Emergency?

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

The type of threats your business can face can be dependent on where you live. From theft to cybercrime, software malfunctions and natural disasters, there are several things that can interfere with your business and bring it to a complete halt. It is never a good thing to have to stop and halt business activities. […]

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Five Strategies To Get More From Your Staff

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

Managing your team by far one of your most important responsibilities. As an entrepreneur, your employees are the greatest resource at the company’s disposal. Or at least they can be when you take the necessary steps to maximize their output.   Mastering this element is arguably the most important challenge you’ll ever face in business. Here are […]

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How To Finally Get Your First Book Written And Published

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

We’ve all heard the phrase “everyone has a book in them”. While the actual truth of this may be debatable, the fact is, many people do believe they have a book in them. However, they’re not prepared to do the work it takes to sit down and write the book. The other problem, they think […]

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Three Key Principles To Becoming A Great Business Leader

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

What does it really take to be a great leader? That’s one of those questions that you can ask a dozen, or a hundred, different people, and get a dozen, or a hundred different answers back. Some people will tell you about the kinds of leaders they personally prefer. Others will talk about the types […]

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Ready To Go Back To Work After A Break? Consider These Four Things First

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

When you’ve been out of the workforce for a while, whether it’s by choice or through unforeseen circumstances, it can be difficult getting back into the swing of things.  You’ll have to make some adjustments. You’ll want to get caught up on changes in your industry and get back into a daily routine.  To get […]

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Don’t Let These Things Ruin Your Business Day

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

Everything was going so well. You managed to wake up before the alarm clock and you had time for a healthy breakfast.  your morning commute was a breeze and you arrived at work in good spirits.   It’s going to be a wonderful day. Until…   You’re told your IT systems are down Your staff […]

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Recruitment 101: Finding The Perfect Candidate

By Carolyn R. Owens | Jan 21, 2019 | Comments Off on Recruitment 101: Finding The Perfect Candidate

If you are considering expanding your business, the chances are you’ll need to look into hiring new staff. Finding the perfect candidate can feel like finding a needle in a haystack. You know the exact person you want, but in reality, an exact match me not exist. You need to be realistic and think about […]

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Three Areas Your Business Could Be Failing In

By Carolyn R. Owens | Jan 20, 2019 | Comments Off on Three Areas Your Business Could Be Failing In

Nobody likes to be told they’re failing, but when it comes to business, failing is what you might be doing. Think about it, so many businesses start up each year yet but only a few go the distance.  There are some business owners who don’t want to make millions and millions of dollars. They just […]

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Four Steps To Get Started Working Online From Home

By Carolyn R. Owens | Jan 20, 2019 | Comments Off on Four Steps To Get Started Working Online From Home

If you would have asked me ten years ago if I wanted to have a business where I could work from home, I probably would have said no. At the time I did not think it was possible to operate a fully functioning, profitable business from home.  One day my son asked me a question […]

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