Business Issues

Delegation and your Leadership Style

Delegation and your Leadership Style
By Christina Suter on Mar 16, 2017 at 05:36 AM in Business Issues

This week on the Ask Christina Radio Show I will be discussing time management as it pertains to task delegation. Time management is part of the systems within your business that make your business move forward and as the leader of your business, your employee management skills must include being able to delegate tasks and manage your time.

Tune in today March 16, 2017 at 8am and 2pm PT to listen on www.awoptalk247.com

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AWOP Conference: The Elements of Leadership

By Christina Suter on Mar 11, 2017 at 07:26 AM in Business Issues

As a host of a radio show on the Amazing Women of Power Network, I often attend the AWOP conferences. During my last conference I was interviewed on what my favorite topic of discussion, the 3 core elements of leadership. As a small business management consultant people ask me often about leadership, "How do I deal with an employee", "How do I deal with branding and marketing?", etc.

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AWOP Conference: Elements of Leadership

AWOP Conference: Elements of Leadership
By Christina Suter on Mar 09, 2017 at 05:42 AM in Business Issues

Yesterday, March 8th was International Women's Day and as a woman in business I am proud and honored to know and work with a network of amazing women. Each week I host a radio show called Ask Christina First on the Amazing Women of Power (AWOP) radio network (www.awoptalk247.com). I recently attended the AWOP conference and I was interviewed on what my favorite topic of discussion is, the 3 core elements of leadership. As a small business management consultant people ask me often about leadership, "How do I deal with an employee", "How do I deal with branding and marketing?", etc.

Tune in today March 9, 2017 at 8am and 2pm PST to listen on www.awoptalk247.com.

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Your Business and Your Stress

Your Business and Your Stress
By Christina Suter on Mar 04, 2017 at 06:20 AM in Business Issues

As a small business owner there are times when you experience stress or at least sense a feeling of urgency when it comes to your business. I have been a small business owner for over 17 years and to this day I'm aware of the need to manage my stress and sense of urgency. Symptoms of stress can be anything from feeling anxious, not sleeping well, snapping at others, to screaming, overeating or overspending.

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Your Business and Your Stress

Your Business and Your Stress
By Christina Suter on Mar 02, 2017 at 04:18 AM in Business Issues

As a small business owner there are times when you experience stress or at least sense a feeling of urgency when it comes to your business. I have been a small business owner for over 17 years and to this day I'm aware of the need to manage my stress and sense of urgency. Symptoms of stress can be anything from feeling anxious, not sleeping well, snapping at others, to screaming, overeating or overspending.

Tune in today March 4, 2017 at 8am and 4pm PST to listen to the Ask Christina First Radio Show on the Amazing Women of Power website www.awoptalk247.com.

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Peter Senge on Systemic Systems

Peter Senge on Systemic Systems
By Christina Suter on Feb 18, 2017 at 07:32 AM in Business Issues

I became familiar with the term 'learning organization', and more specifically the 'systemic systems' of business through strategist Peter Senge who authored, The Fifth Discipline. Learning organizations, as defined by Senge are, organizations where people continually expand their capacity to create the results they truly desire and where new and expansive patterns of thinking are nurtured, where collective aspirations are set, and where people are continually learning to see the whole, together as a group.

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Radio: Peter Senge on Systemic Systems

Radio: Peter Senge on Systemic Systems
By Christina Suter on Feb 16, 2017 at 04:24 AM in Business Issues

I became familiar with the term 'learning organization', and more specifically the 'systemic systems' of business through strategist Peter Senge who authored, The Fifth Discipline. Learning organizations, as defined by Senge are, organizations where people continually expand their capacity to create the results they truly desire and where new and expansive patterns of thinking are nurtured.

Tune in today February 16, 2017 at 8am and 2pm PT on www.awoptalk247.com to listen to the Ask Christina First Radio Show.

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Spotting Customer Trends

Spotting Customer Trends
By Christina Suter on Feb 11, 2017 at 10:20 AM in Business Issues

How can you tell what's going on with your products and customer base? I have a client who runs a bottle company and the best way for them to determine what's selling is to do inventory. The inventory tells them how much of their stock is missing and their income statement and sales will not only show them what's being sold but what's unaccounted for and that are maybe being broken or being stolen.

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Spotting Customer Trends

Spotting Customer Trends
By Christina Suter on Feb 09, 2017 at 04:08 AM in Business Issues

Keeping tabs on the demands and the supply you are able to offer your customers means keeping accurate tracking of your inventory and know what the trends are within your industry. This week on the Ask Christina First Radio Show I will be discussing Customer Trends.

Tune in today Thursday February 9, 2017 at 8am and 2pm PT on www.awoptalk247.com to listen.

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Identifying Trends In Your Industry

Identifying Trends In Your Industry
By Christina Suter on Feb 04, 2017 at 09:29 AM in Business Issues

With a business climate able to change as quickly as technology, policy, and trends these days allow, it's essential to know what's going on within your industry and to keep up in order to avoid becoming obsolete. A client asked me once, “How do I know what trends are affecting my industry?”

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