Commonly Used Business Expense Categories Below is a list of some of the most commonly used business expense categories for small businesses. Some industries have other specific categories, but this is a general list you can use to set up your bookkeeping/accounting. The most important thing to … [Read more...] about Common Business Expense Categories
Inbox zero. Is it even real? Is this beast just a myth? And if it is real how do I capture this golden beast? First things first, it is real. I am there every day and it is something that is not only attainable, but it is also maintainable once you are there. Before we dive into … [Read more...] about Inbox Zero – Achievable? Or is it just a myth?
Negotiation Styles – Part 1: What ARE they? There are 5 major identified negotiation styles: Competitive, Compromising, Collaborative, Accommodating, and Avoiding. Each style relies on a person’s Assertiveness and Cooperativeness. People rank from Low to High in each of these factors and then … [Read more...] about Negotiation Styles – What are they?
“Act Like a Lady” – They Said So many women out there have a story of someone telling them to “act like a lady.” Unfortunately, most of those stories aren’t the kind that we enjoy telling. They are the stories about how we were told to make ourselves small; to keep our mouths shut; to look pretty … [Read more...] about What does “Act Like a Lady” mean to you?
First tip: You ABSOLUTELY must have a system. I don’t care if it is three files or 43 files, you need a system, one that works the way your brain works. Note how you naturally sort things, on your desk, in your car, in your wallet. You can adapt your natural style to an email filing system, … [Read more...] about 3 steps to start a simple organized filing System
Husband: “What time will you be home tonight?” Me: “I don’t know yet, but probably by 7p.m.” H: “It’s 7p.m. and you aren’t home yet, so what time do you think you will be home? Do you think you will be home by bedtime? He wants to stay up until you get home to put him … [Read more...] about Saying “NO” can change your life