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The single mistake that kills most businesses

They’re many points failure in business. But most more times than not the smaller points of failure are much more dramatic than the big ones. Because when something dramatic happens you notice it on the spot and take care of it. But when something small starts germinating in your business you don’t always notice it. At least not until it’s too late. The point of this post is to show you one of those small points of failure that destroy most businesses, and teaches you how to avoid it or at least correct it. Continue reading The single mistake that kills most businesses

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How many times do you need to hear it?

Not everyone gets your point the first time. It doesn’t mean their slow, or stupid. It just means that their brain works differently than yours. I wrote a post about how to come up with new ideas a while back. This is just another process our brain goes through.  

We attribute too much to “coming up” with something new, when the truth is we had the information in us all along. But having the information is not enough we have to have it accessible, something that is not always the case.

More times than not we have to hear about something again and again to have it “fresh” in our thoughts. Fresh enough to combine it with something else. I bring this up because I just had that experience first hand. I just had a great idea that combines a few things I learned. I got the idea when re-reading ‘the four hour work week’. I’ll let you guy know how it goes when I start.

Hopefully I will be able to document the process to show you how a new business is borne and how to grow it.