How to Make a Planner Your Business BFF

  • Posted by Alaia Williams
  • On January 19, 2016
So, you’ve found your perfect planner. Now what? Having a planner isn’t very helpful if you aren’t putting it to use. Those blank pages can’t make miracles happen. Not everyone loves planners the way I do – I get that. But if you’re reading this, it is very likely that you do or that you […]
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Quick and Easy Monthly Business Review: 4 Must-Have Touchpoints

  • Posted by Alaia Williams
  • On September 2, 2015
Note: some links contained in this post are affiliate links, which means I may receive a small commission if you sign up for a service through me. I never recommend anything I don’t love and trust. You can see the list of services I use for my business here. How often do you give your […]
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Quick Tips for Planning Success

  • Posted by Alaia Williams
  • On January 13, 2015
I like to plan. I never thought I’d say that. I don’t always stick to a plan the way it was created, but when it comes to my business, I always have one. Setting goals and having a plan gives me a path to follow. There are many things I want to create and do. If […]
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Jump Into 2014 with the Right Resolutions!

  • Posted by Alaia Williams
  • On December 28, 2013
The start of a new year is a great time to make changes that will positively impact your business. If you’re the resolution making type and need some ideas, read on for inspiration to help you plan your business goals!
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Crafting Your Business Strategy: The Year At A Glance

  • Posted by Alaia Williams
  • On December 27, 2013
(Prefer to listen? Check out the latest episode of the At the Helm Podcast) Any good business strategy will include both immediate and long-range planning. Immediate planning is needed to manage day-to-day tasks and the inevitable issues that arise every week. Long-range planning is needed to ensure the overall health and growth of your business. Here are some tips to help you plan ahead for the coming year: Revisit your mission and vision statements. These are the values that drive your business, and likely drive you personally! Before you can go any further, it is important to make sure these statements accurately represent what your business does and where you want it to go. Take any time you need to update your mission or vision, thinking about how these statements will shape your year-long strategy.
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