This Week in Business Strategies
September 24, 2018—To better assist shop owners with their production management, marketing tactics and leadership styles, Ratchet+Wrench has compiled a short list of essential business-building material from some of its favorite sources.
The Two-Way Street of Leadership — Forbes
Millennials see themselves as leaders, no matter if they have a leadership position or not. But, it is not about who is the leader and who is the follower. It is about working together, following one bigger mission and empowering each other.
How to Help Your Team Manage Grunt Work — Harvard Business Review
Here a re a few techniques to help employees shrink the amount of time they spend on grunt work, while still getting it done. Whatever its source, entitlement is a career killer, a noose with which employees of any generation can — and do — hang themselves.
What is Visual Email and What are the Benefits for your Business? — Small Business Trends
In addition to saving you money, one of the most compelling reasons to switch to VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) phone service is that it can provide your business with a wide range of features that a traditional phone system simply can’t offer. Many of these features, such as visual voicemail, work by utilizing the data from your phone calls in new ways — opening up a world of possibilities.
Don't Let Perfection Paralyze Your Career — Entrepreneur
It's great to have high standards, but sometimes perfectionist tendencies and the inner critic that emerges when we make mistakes can really hold us back. You will have to try things for the first time and become more visible but don't let a mistake keep you from moving forward.