Adaptability Coach, Writer, Speaker
Jeff Boss is a leadership coach with a focus on adaptability who leverages his previous careers as a Navy SEAL and business consultant to help clients accelerate success. Read more at
While the physical aspects of owning your own business can be daunting, so too are the mental and emotional burdens.
These oft-dreaded sessions can be fun, informative and purposeful, if you set some rules.
Many of the same traits found in leaders are the same ones required by founders, such as courage, resiliency and emotional intelligence.
Getting to know people isn't as easy as it used to be. But without the customer connection, there is no business.
The Internet certainly offers an ocean of information. The challenge lies in vetting the timeliness and accuracy of that information.
With the increase in abundance and the rate at which information travels, decision-makers are left facing an onslaught of pressure against unexpected and uncontrollable forces.
Grow Your Business
What got you "here" won't get you "there" -- at least, not the same processes, or means by which your company produces output.
Whatever your preferred social media weapon of choice, there's an equally valuable "pitch style" associated with it.
Hard times often call for deeper self-analysis to help excavate new personal insights that determine our willingness to keep on keepin' on.
The perpetual grind of performance improvement can be overwhelming, so seek an external party.
The secret to managing your time effectively is knowing what you want to do and when you will do it.
You not only need the individual capacity to focus, work collaboratively and take calculated risks but also the market awareness to constantly refine your product for appeal.
Leaders must, at any point, be willing to make a split-second decision with potentially long-lasting and profound impacts.
These 'human' challenges are completely solvable, as many of them are self-induced.
Being 'in the zone' all the time is tiresome. The brain, just like any muscle, gets tired the more it's used.
Copyright © 2015 Entrepreneur Media, Inc. All rights reserved.
© 2015 Entrepreneur Media, Inc.