Growth

Everyone wants to grow their business. If only wishing made it so. Growing your company requires determination and flexibility. If you can establish achievable goals, and be flexible in how you pursue those goals, you can achieve anything. But don’t take our word for it. Check out some of the killer articles in the TYB Growth category for inspiration and guidance from people grinding it out in the real world.

Growth

“Full Effort Is Full Victory” Mahatma Gandhi

The title of this blog is from a saying by Mahatma Gandhi, “Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment. Full effort is full victory”. What does this mean? Gandhi is saying “effort” is more important than “success”.
November 8, 2012 2,212 Reads share

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HOW You Say WHAT You Say… And WHERE You Say It

Marketing materials represent you and your business. They act as a calling card, a reference, a reminder, a point of contact for people to connect with and contact you. Get your messaging right and you're memorable, appropriately tailored and connected to the right audience. Get it wrong and you're simply wasting your time and money
November 5, 2012 886 Reads share

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Dig Deep, Strike Gold

Usually, the greater the innovation, the less established was the process that led to it. Since there was probably no established process, the chances are that the innovation was sparked by some form of play. And when the product or technology came to market, wasn’t it exciting and even somehow strangely inevitable? Didn’t it prompt you to connect existing thoughts and feelings in new and satisfying ways? Creativity creating impact creating success.
October 1, 2012 923 Reads share

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Learn Before You Leap

Back when I was at Procter & Gamble, and had made the difficult decision to leave P&G to move to Microsoft, John Smale, the retired CEO of P&G, gave me some good advice.
September 12, 2012 1,068 Reads share

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Using LinkedIn To Market Your Business

How many articles about social media are there? 1 million? 2? Do you really think we need another one? Well, I think that we do, and this here’s the reason why. The invention of social media sites gave us, the small business owners, near infinite possibilities for marketing ourselves and our companies. And still, I […]
September 4, 2012 886 Reads share

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Eyes Wide Open for Opportunity

It might sound like a simple analogy, but keeping your eyes 'open' for opportunity, in order to facilitate ongoing business growth is key in strategic development and informing your business's trajectory in the long and short-term.
August 31, 2012 1,251 Reads share