Don’t be held hostage by time – you need to be in control.
Consultants are people who are paid to impart their knowledge, expertise and experiences to help organizations and individuals achieve their growth objectives. Numerous organizations hire consultants in addition to their full-time employees, mainly to gain a new perspective of the situation. As with other service based industries, consultants have to make the most effective use of their time in order to maintain profitability while still managing a balanced personal life. As a consultant or coach, here are 5 tips for time management you can use:
Through out the year, I have been working with the Chairman of the ERA Smart Solutions Conference, Tom Griffin, on promoting the upcoming 2016 conference. As part of their objectives, they want to make everyone aware that the ERA Association is not a “Good ‘Ol Boys Club” anymore and really put a push on the fresh and creative minds of the next generation. That being said, we have had a wonderful time creating videos and other promotional content to spread the word for people to register for this cool new event.
Here is the latest video we produced for the event… funny stuff if you have been following the Shia LaBeouf “Just Do It” video spin offs.
When it comes to getting motivated, sometimes we all need to have someone give us a good intense motivational speech. This video cracks me up but, Shia is right. We just need to get out there and do it. We need to stop making excuses for why we CAN’T succeed and start taking action so we CAN succeed.
Shia LaBeouf delivers the most intense motivational speech of all-time
Being a Consultant or Coach, you know how important it is to have a system in place to manage your projects and tasks.
However, you want it to be a simple and easy process that can be accessed by anyone on your team whether they are in the same office as you or half way around the world. Well, this may be the best free solution you will find anywhere.
I have been working with this cloud based software for the past 9 months to see if it is a viable tool for project & task management for consultants. I fell in love with it. It is so simple, scalable and flexible.
Here is a little video that I put together to show you how to use it. Please leave comments and questions below… I’d love to hear your thoughts on it.
Getting New Business Is A Small Thing For Consultants – If you commit yourself!
So you say you want new business? We all say that we want new business but a lot of us aren’t willing to do what it takes to get it. Here’s what I’m getting at. The big “Wins” that we are always looking for only happen when we buckle down and commit ourselves to doing the little things.
The true power of success lies in our willingness to do the little things consistently… day in and day out.