There are many ways to get help for your small business, here are 5 ways to outsource work that will help you stay organized and on target with your business goals. Bookkeeping - simple reconciling of bank account and credit cards statements. Social Media Help - Researching posts online and setting up to post in a Social Media scheduler. Monthly pre-paid hours can be billed on a monthly basis and can be setup in advance to help you. Invoicing - This process usually needs to be done at … [Read more...]
Small Business Productivity Tips Archive Page
Welcome to our Small Business Productivity Tips archive page to help you and your business streamline processes. Read the archive posts for tips to use in your business.
I am a Whovian (Doctor Who fan) from the 8th Doctor forward. Sorry to say, I tried to watch the first to 7th doctor and just couldn't get past the stories and the set. In honor of Doctor Who's new season premiere on Saturday on BBC, I found some great Doctor Who quotes that any small business owner can learn from. I also added thoughts below the quote. Enjoy and please share. DOCTOR WHO QUOTE #1: “People assume that time is a strict progression of cause to effect, but *actually* from a … [Read more...]
Next Week is National Small Business Week! If you haven't checked out The U.S. Small Business Administration site, this is a great week to check it out. They offer several webinars this week. Check out the list of webinars they offer. I like this site. It is a great resource to help start your own business, get loans and grant information, and many other things. There is even a Learning Center that has a variety of video and courses you can take. From Marketing to Finance to selling to the … [Read more...]
Happy Administrative Professionals Week! This week is Administrative Professionals Week. Be sure to appreciate your administrative professional every day, not just this week. Here are 6 tips to help your Administrative Professional be more productive: Help them understand your needs by clearly communicating verbally. Meeting with the administrative at least a few times a week for no more than 15 minutes will help save you both make sure you are on the same page when it comes to … [Read more...]
Whether you are delegating tasks to employees or subcontractors, here are 5 tips for delegating tasks every small business owner should know. Know what you want to delegate. Delegate any task that you do not need direct connect with. Get rid of tasks that are easy and that can be easily explained. Not all the unpleasant tasks can be delegated. If you don't like to do your deposits, you may not want someone else doing this task since it involves depositing money. Learn to release some … [Read more...]
Tuesday is said to be the most productive day of the week. With the Monday morning meeting behind you and your priorities set for the week, Tuesdays are usually the most productive day of the week. But here are 5 tips on how to make your office productive every day not just on Tuesdays. Start each day with a list of things to do in a priority order. You can use letters or numbers as priorities. Try to use different symbols that show the priorities for fun. First priority could be ! , The … [Read more...]