Tag Archives: Business Tips

Tolerance: Holidays other than Christmas

Tolerance: Holidays other than Christmas

Sometimes it’s easy to forget that Christmas is not the only holiday this festive season. In fact, tens of millions of Americans either celebrate different holidays or celebrate no holiday at all. Here’s a quick refresher on a few of them. Yule is a winter festival that is always observed on the winter solstice. It’s… Continue Reading

managedIP Webinar: Help for the Holidays

managedIP Webinar: Help for the Holidays

Tomorrow, November 16, at 3 pm (CST) The holidays are upon us and you’re probably busier than ever. It’s too easy to get bogged down in missed calls, voicemails, and lost communication. In this month’s webinar, our expert will show you how to use your managedIP system to enjoy that priceless time off, while still… Continue Reading

Opportunistic sales tactics in Hurricane Irma’s aftermath

Opportunistic sales tactics in Hurricane Irma’s aftermath

My husband and I recently bought a home in Jacksonville, Florida during/after Hurricane Irma. A huge concern for us was navigating around cancelled pet-friendly hotel service in the immediate aftermath of the storm, since we were driving from Illinois to Florida with two dogs. Our Florida link cancelled, but luckily, we’d also pre-booked a hotel… Continue Reading

How to move your team toward action

How to move your team toward action

Robert Ian, a motivational speaker for Fortune 500 executives, often shows a slide of two frogs sitting on a log. Both, he explains, express the intention to jump into the pool of water surrounding the log. When Ian asks how many frogs would likely jump into the pond, audiences usually respond “two”. Then Ian reminds… Continue Reading

Up your leadership game with these seven reads

Up your leadership game with these seven reads

A journalist’s job is to read first and write second. After reviewing a couple hundred articles a month, I’ve found seven articles I bookmarked as “best” this past month under the category of “leadership”. See if these tips and practices can help you become the best professional version of yourself! Take control of your own… Continue Reading