Wage and Hour Laws Small Businesses Need to Be Aware Of

Wage and Hour Laws Small Businesses Need to Be Aware Of In my nearly 4 years as a consultant working with mostly smaller businesses one area pops up the most as being mishandled. Unfortunately, that area Continue reading...

90 Days in California - Here's What I've Learned So Far

90 Days in California - Here's What I've Learned So Far It is hard to believe that 90 days ago my son and I took our last flight from Chicago to LA. We had been going Continue reading...

An Applicant for My Open Positions Works for a Client. Should I Hire Them?

An Applicant for My Open Positions Works for a Client. Should I Hire Them? I get questions like this all the time and I wish I could give a straight yes or no. But I can't. Not in this Continue reading...

Dealing with Tension in a Small Business Environment

Dealing with Tension in a Small Business Environment Let me set the scene. A business has 9 employees who all work in an open environment. There are no offices, not even a cubicle. Continue reading...

Knowing When It's Time to Step Down from Your Leadership Role

Knowing When It's Time to Step Down from Your Leadership Role Knowing When Your Time is Over is Important I've been thinking about this topic a lot lately - knowing when to step down. Not because I Continue reading...