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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.

What’s In A Good Name? Helping Your New Business Develop It’s Reputation Quickly

By Carolyn R. Owens | Jan 18, 2019 | Comments Off on What’s In A Good Name? Helping Your New Business Develop It’s Reputation Quickly

Your reputation is important; you need to guard it carefully. But before you get to that point, you need to earn a reputation, a perspective, and an overall impression of what your business does. This is not just from the customer, but from your clients and everybody in between. When you are just starting your […]

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What The Heck Is A “Talented” Employee Anyway?

By Carolyn R. Owens | Jan 17, 2019 | Comments Off on What The Heck Is A “Talented” Employee Anyway?

The word talent is spread around in the business world like it’s the word ‘the’.  When too many people keep using a word without really meaning it, its impact begins to slowly fade. If you hear someone’s talented you can easily shrug it off even though that person might actually be truly talented. Every boss […]

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Three Essential Pre-Launch Strategies Every Startup Must Consider

By Carolyn R. Owens | Jan 16, 2019 | Comments Off on Three Essential Pre-Launch Strategies Every Startup Must Consider

If you’re starting to set up your own business, chances are you are feeling a little overwhelmed. You probably have a to-do list the length of your arm. You may be struggling to sort out the home office. One thing you need to do is implement a marketing plan as soon as possible. Creating a […]

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Three Key Ingredients For Business Competence

By Carolyn R. Owens | Jan 15, 2019 | Comments Off on Three Key Ingredients For Business Competence

There are so many necessary ingredients for success when it comes to running a business. There are also so many necessary goals for which you must strive for if you want your business to be successful.  True excellence cannot be achieved unless your company maintains a continuous level of competence.  This is a goal you must […]

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The Importance of Technology for Your Small Business

By Carolyn R. Owens | Jan 14, 2019 | Comments Off on The Importance of Technology for Your Small Business

If you haven’t noticed, I’ve been talking a lot about technology lately. It’s so important for small business owners, well really all business owners, to understand the important role it plays and why you need it. We’re truly living in a technological age. Increasing numbers of us are spending large amounts of time online. We […]

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Who Can Help – Building Your Small Business Team

By Carolyn R. Owens | Jan 13, 2019 | Comments Off on Who Can Help – Building Your Small Business Team

When you own a small business, your main focus needs to be on keeping your business up and running. In the beginning, you may find yourself handling all aspects of the business.  You won’t have as much time to focus on the parts of the business you truly love. To free up more of your […]

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Are You Overlooking These Career Industries

By Carolyn R. Owens | Jan 13, 2019 | Comments Off on Are You Overlooking These Career Industries

Have you been considering a career change but when looking, you feel like there aren’t any good jobs available? There may be a few industries you have completely overlooked.  For these industries, in both public and private sectors, they have had trouble finding individuals who have the passion, motivation, skills and/or education for the jobs. […]

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Implementing A New IT Strategy For Your Business

By Carolyn R. Owens | Jan 12, 2019 | Comments Off on Implementing A New IT Strategy For Your Business

As a business owner, you have so much to choose from when it comes to business technology. So much so, it can become overwhelming and frustrating. Implementing any new technology requires time, effort, and possible disruption to your business.  One of your main goals when implementing your IT strategy should be to minimize any business […]

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The ABCs Of Business Efficiency

By Carolyn R. Owens | Jan 11, 2019 | Comments Off on The ABCs Of Business Efficiency

Every entrepreneur wants their business to run efficiently. That includes you and me. So, let’s not waste time and jump straight in. Here are three simple ideas that can streamline your business. Increased productivity and profitability await!   Automation Computers can aid your business in many ways. There are some tasks computers can complete faster […]

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Want To Discover What’s In The Way Of Your Business Growth? Read On…

By Carolyn R. Owens | Jan 10, 2019 | Comments Off on Want To Discover What’s In The Way Of Your Business Growth? Read On…

As an ambitious entrepreneur, there’s nothing worse than feeling as though your business isn’t quite reaching its full potential. Unfortunately, that’s a concern shared by thousands of business owners across the globe. The vast majority are unable to find a solution because they don’t fully understand the source of their problems. Identifying the reasons why […]

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