Business Operations Performance Challenges – Five Barriers to Operational Excellence

~A company can seize extra-ordinary opportunities only if it is very good at the ordinary…

Five Life Skills that can Give Wings to your Career

Five Life Skills that can Give Wings to your Career

“Life skills” are defined as psychosocial abilities for adaptive and positive behaviour that enable individuals…

Business Operations Performance Metrics: Gross Margin – Five Steps to Improve your Margin

~~The success combination in business is: Do what you do better and do more of…

Five Mood-Killers that Stop you from being Happy in the Now

The happiness of most people is not ruined by great catastrophes or fatal errors, but…

Business Operations Performance Metrics: Cash Flow – Five Steps to Improve your DSO

Happiness is a positive cash flow ~ (Fred Adler – Venture capitalist) ~ Most of us…

Five Pointers to Asking Questions the Right Way to get the Right Answers for your Business

Successful people ask better questions, and as a result, they get better answers ~Tony Robbins…

Five Considerations that can Make or Break your Business Budget – Business Operations Performance Management

An annual budget is like a map for the business. Miss the directions on the…

Five Performance Metrics Key to Successful Business Operations – Business Management

Five Performance Metrics Key to Successful Business Operations – Business Management

The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak…

Five Strategies to be Happy in the Face of All Odds

Opportunities to find deeper powers within ourselves come when life seems most challenging ~ Joseph…

Five Lessons in Customer Management from Hospital Operations

I have spent the last week living in one of the best hospitals in the…

Five Ways to Ride the Waves of Change – Being Happy In The Now

Five Ways to Ride the Waves of Change – Being Happy In The Now

The old maxim – Change is the only Constant – has so much of truth…

Five Practices to Get People to Work Together – Entering the Collaboration Zone

Five Practices to Get People to Work Together – Entering the Collaboration Zone

It is tough times for businesses today. Never has it been as important as now…

Five MUST- NOTs when Managing your People

Why is it so difficult to be happy at work? Gallup surveys show that more…

Five Simple Reminders on getting the Best out of your Meetings and Conference Calls

Five Simple Reminders on getting the Best out of your Meetings and Conference Calls

  That was a sheer waste of time! How many times have you got out…

An Idea is not enough for Success… Five more lessons from Steve Jobs

I have never met Steve Jobs, nor worked with him, nor ever interacted with him…

Five Must-Dos for Sales when not Selling – Sales Operations Essentials

In lull periods or high-activity periods, I have observed that there are certain basic essentials…

Five Pointers on Working harder on Yourself than you do on Your Job or Business

Five Pointers on Working harder on Yourself than you do on Your Job or Business

This year if there has been one quote or advice that has STUCK with me,…

Five Hidden Blessings in Adversity that Make You Richer

Five Hidden Blessings in Adversity that Make You Richer

Sitting with my mom in the hospital as she got ready for yet another procedure made…

Five Ways Business Operations Can Drive Strategy – Business Management

Five Ways Business Operations Can Drive Strategy – Business Management

This topic focuses on the role of business operations in Strategy Planning and Implementation. I have spent…

Five Takeaways on Blogging from my First Five Posts

Blogging is very new to me. I have done a lot of business writing (large…

Five Tips to make Working From Home work for You

Five Tips to make Working From Home work for You

  Working from home is a privilege that a few enjoy. It is usually perceived…

Five Ways to Use the Pareto Principle in Work-Life

Five Ways to Use the Pareto Principle in Work-Life

I am a big fan of the Pareto Principle (the 80-20 Rule) and have applied…

Five Secret Killers of Company Growth – Business Operations Performance Management

Five Secret Killers of Company Growth – Business Operations Performance Management

I have been a part of and have observed many start ups and big organizations on their…

Five Leadership Lessons from my Teams

Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other. – John F. Kennedy When I look back…

Five Paths to Personal Growth through Twitter

I don’t run a business. I am not a social media consultant. My day job…