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Are You An Overwhelmed Boss?

Are You An Overwhelmed Boss?
By Christina Suter on Jun 09, 2018 at 05:15 AM in Business Issues, Real Estate Issues

Small business owners are notorious for being overwhelmed. Do you, as a small business owner, hire people to help you feel less overwhelmed? Does it help or do you still feel overwhelmed? Or do you avoid hiring people because the amount of time it'll take you to train them will just add to your overwhelm?

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Radio: Are You An Overwhelmed Boss?

Radio: Are You An Overwhelmed Boss?
By Christina Suter on Jun 07, 2018 at 04:30 AM in Business Issues

If you're like me you want your business, your employees, and your clients to receive the best service and because of that, you take on too much. This week on my radio show I will be discussing overwhelmed bosses.

Tune in today, June 7, 2018, at 8 am and 2 pm PST on www.awoptalk247.com to listen to the Ask Christina First radio show.

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Team Management

Team Management
By Christina Suter on Jun 02, 2018 at 08:00 AM in Business Issues

As a good employer and a kind person, you want to see and understand the humanity and human needs of your employees. You've probably worked for a person who saw you as just an employee or just a number and knowing how that felt, you run your business differently so people feel part of a community. Employees leave managers, not companies, so being a team leader who manages people in their team is important.

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On the Radio: Team Management

On the Radio: Team Management
By Christina Suter on May 31, 2018 at 05:00 AM in Business Issues

This week I will be challenging you, the small business owner, to get honest about whether you are being friendly with your employees (team) or whether you're trying to be friends. Managing a team means treating people with respect and caring about them without crossing boundaries into friendship.

Tune in today, May 31, 2018, at 8 am and 2 pm PT on www.awoptalk247.com to listen to the Ask Christina First Radio Show.

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Five Common Mistakes

Five Common Mistakes
By Christina Suter on May 26, 2018 at 07:00 AM in Business Issues

The Conscious-Minded Business Owner:
What We Do that Does Not Help

There are nine elements you're responsible for within your business. I've been focusing on element #4 lately, which is marketing— therefore, the following five mistakes will surround the topic of money because you need cash to stay open.

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Radio: 5 Common Mistakes

Radio: 5 Common Mistakes
By Christina Suter on May 24, 2018 at 05:15 AM in Business Issues

As business owners, are you aware of the things you're doing that do not help your business? Today I'll be discussing the five money-related things you may be doing that hurts your business.

Tune in today, Thursday, May 24, 2018, at 8 am and 2 pm PT on www.awoptalk247.com to listen to the Ask Christina First Radio Show.

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Pricing Your Product

Pricing Your Product
By Christina Suter on May 19, 2018 at 11:38 AM in Business Issues

To run a successful business, people must know about your business (marketing) and you must turn a profit (proper product pricing). Mother Theresa took no money but her organization was well-funded and its outreach and impact were astronomical. You are not Mother Theresa; your business and you must earn money. You are running a business and not a charity and you need to be able to profit and pay employees, bills, and yourself.

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Radio: Pricing Your Product

Radio: Pricing Your Product
By Christina Suter on May 17, 2018 at 04:12 AM in Business Issues

There are two things you must do to keep your business open and running successfully; you must engage in marketing so people can find your business and you must earn a profit. This week on my radio show I will discuss pricing your product so you can run a profitable business.

Tune in today, Thursday, May 17, 2018, at 8 am and 2 pm PT to listen to the Ask Christina First Radio Show on www.awoptalk247.com.

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Cultivating Income & Expenses Pt. 2

Cultivating Income & Expenses Pt. 2
By Christina Suter on May 12, 2018 at 09:15 AM in Business Issues

On last week's blog post I talked about cultivating expenses and in today's post I'll be talking about cultivating income.

What's your direct cost per item? Direct cost means things like- cost of good, employee or consultant wages, supplies, rent, etc. Know your margin so you know how much you can take home as your salary.

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Radio: Cultivating Income & Expenses Pt. 2

Radio: Cultivating Income & Expenses Pt. 2
By Christina Suter on May 10, 2018 at 04:15 AM in Business Issues

Last week on the Ask Christina First Radio Show I talked about cultivating expenses and on today's I will be discussing cultivating income.

Tune in today, Thursday, May 11, 2018, at 8am and 2pm PST to listen to part 2 on www.awoptalk247.com.

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