How Do Cooks Overcome Cooking Block?

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Do cooks get cooking block? A cook with a block should use it to chop, Some onions or veggies in a pan to fry. Olive oil on medium high heat; Soon it will be time to eat; All because skills and imagination were given a try. Just start chopping. Dancing block? If a dancer is having a tough time choreagraphing a routine, they overcome it with toes touching the … [Read more...]

Getting Mobile-Friendly, Quick

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Google is changing how search results on mobile devices. If your business has any hope of ranking high so potential customers find you on their phones or tablets, you need to make your site mobile friendly. Frankly, if your site isn't mobile-friendly yet, these changes are a good thing for you. Your web site should be findable and usable on all mobile devices. Having a … [Read more...]

Conducting Interviews in LIFT Clips 04/18/15

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We are always looking for ways to give small business owners a boost using the LIFT acronym. Here are a few videos that might help you in building a better business presence and a smoother work flow. LEARN - How to Conduct an Interview https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4gmV-OImEsc IMPROVE - Interview Tips for Podcasters https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pFjmocEZASo FIND FLOW … [Read more...]

How Mobile Gaming Can Fit Into Your Small Business

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Written by Jessica Oaks If you own a small business, it may not have occurred to you to explore some of the more atypical marketing channels available to you. After all, as a small business owner, you're likely preoccupied with running the day-to-day operations. And yet, some of these channels can put your product or service in front of hundreds of thousands, if not … [Read more...]

Life Calling: The Art of Work

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The Art of Work by Jeff Goins is a compelling, page-turning read. An unusual thing to say for a non-fiction book. The first few chapters flew by, pages turning with each compelling story of human resolve, of ordinary folks accomplishing extraordinary things by answering their calling - what they were meant to do with their life. Unlike many books that try to shed light … [Read more...]

Enemies of the LIFT Framework

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Every hero has its villain. Often times more than one. While the real heroes of this story are the small business owners that receive a boost from the LIFT framework, the LIFT process wages battle against the adversaries and enemies of the small business owners it serves. As I talk with small business owners, there are plenty of hurdles they face on the way to success. These … [Read more...]

But Change is Coming

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Maybe it's because I'm getting older, or possibly because I'm finding better, but I've grown very accustomed to and fond of to some routines. But change is coming. In my day-to-day life and in my work habits, around the house and around town - when I'm in sync with these routines, things just seem right. But change is coming. The clients and colleagues at work. The … [Read more...]