Archive for March, 2011

The 3 Criteria About When It’s Smart To Outsource Something In Your Business

March 31, 2011 @ 12:19 pm posted by David Finkel ( Advisor)

How does your business go about using “outsourced solutions providers”? Outsourcing is a powerful way to quickly scale or stabilize areas of your business.  It brings four powerful benefits to your business: 1.      You get instant scale in that area of your business. E.g., the fulfillment company you hire already has the capacity to handle  Continue

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Recap of Top Business Ideas from Weekend’s Training

March 29, 2011 @ 4:30 pm posted by David Finkel ( Advisor)

This past weekend we hosted 74 business owners in Denver for our advanced “Build a Level Three Business” workshop.  Today I wanted to share with you a recap of the top ideas from the training. 1.      Building a Level Three business means replacing yourself from the center of your business. Many business owners find this  Continue

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3 Tips to Build Wealth Independent of Your Business

March 28, 2011 @ 9:01 pm posted by David Finkel ( Advisor)

In today’s world, we must also learn how to be a savvy investor in addition to learning to successful in the domain of business. Today I wanted to share with you  important tips about building wealth independent of your business. Too many business owners get tunnel vision and think about their financial goals and their  Continue

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10+ Tax Deductions You Won’t Believe!

March 23, 2011 @ 1:11 pm posted by Amanda Han CPA ( Tax Strategist)

I think most of you will agree that us CPA’s get a bad rap. You know what I am talking about…words commonly associated with accountants such as nerdy, boring, number-crunching, pocket protector wearing…you get the idea. Well, today our goal is to change all that. We want to make you laugh while you learn. One  Continue

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Getting More Accomplished in Less Time

@ 12:42 pm posted by David Finkel ( Advisor)

It struck me last week as I did my final prep for our family’s move back to Jackson Hole how critical it is to leverage your time and create more value in less time.  Which is why I want to revisit this subject in today’s post (and yes it’s going to be a long one  Continue

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One Simple Tax Strategy Guaranteed to Save You on Your Taxes

March 18, 2011 @ 3:10 pm posted by Amanda Han CPA ( Tax Strategist)

Did you know that one of the simplest and most powerful tools that you as a business owner can utilize to maximize your tax savings is retirement planning? Examples of common retirement accounts for small business owners may include SEP IRAs, Solo 401Ks, and Defined Contribution Plans to name just a few. The 2 Top  Continue

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5 Ways to Make Systems Real Inside Your Company

March 16, 2011 @ 8:48 pm posted by David Finkel ( Advisor)

So many of the business owners I see struggle to IMPLEMENT systems inside their business. They say, “But David, there is just so much resistance by our staff.”  Well today I want to share with you 5 ways to make systems REAL inside of your business. Okay, now on to those 5 ways to make  Continue

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Six Cash Flow Management Tips to Boost Your Bottom Line

March 10, 2011 @ 3:10 pm posted by David Finkel ( Advisor)

Today I wanted to share with you 6 cash flow management tips to boost your bottom line. 1.      Create a systematic way to manage both your cash in and your cash out. If your collections of accounts receivable are slow, now is not the time to be adding a lot of expenses. Manage your cash  Continue

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My 5 Biggest Insights on Selling Your Business

March 8, 2011 @ 3:31 pm posted by David Finkel ( Advisor)

Before I share these 5 insights with you, I wanted to ask you for a favor. Many of you have already download or read our most recent bestseller, Build a Business, Not a Job: How to Build Your Business to Sell, Scale, or Own Passively.  I hope you’ve pulled some great insights from the book  Continue

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One of our consulting clients asked how he could do better at getting his team to consistently do their job.  Here is a short audio post of my specific, concrete answer to him, including the 3 most common pitfalls that could get in his (or your) way.

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