Is your business on track six months into 2012?

Can you believe that in two weeks it will be halfway through 2012? Here is a great exercise for business owners to take a few hours out to do. It will help you review the first half of this year and give you guidance on what needs to change for an even more successful second half of the year.

Do you prefer to watch TV or watch yourself on TV?

For many small business owners, getting on television is a far-out dream that is just that: a dream. Elisabeth Re who has been a Producer for some of the biggest TV programs such as The Project agreed to share some tips with our readers about getting the attention of a TV producer.

How to get quality feedback from your customers – without spending lots of $

Feedback is important for small businesses. You need to know what you’re doing well so you can give yourself a big pat on the back, but you also need to know what you’re not getting right so you can make positive changes to the way you do business.

But how can you get helpful feedback without it being expensive or awkward?

Over-Commitment Syndrome

Small business owners must be able to plan well and execute well, and both of these things depend heavily on your ability to make reasonable commitments that you’re prepared to follow through.

Before you agree to anything, you need to ask yourself a few questions that will determine if you really understand what you’re getting yourself into.