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Got the Tools to Start a Business?

Got the Tools to Start a Business?

Not happy at work? Think things would be better if you started your own business or bought a franchise? Here are some questions to ask yourself to see if you have the energy, resources and persistence to go out on your own.

Who Needs to be Self-Aware?

Who Needs to be Self-Aware?

A manager I was working with had a lot of energy and was driven to get the work done quickly. One of his direct reports, Ann, was slow and methodical. Ann drove this manager crazy. He frequently paced beside her desk waiting for her to complete something. She got nervous and that made her even slower. It wasn’t working for either of them.