You Are Your Business’ Most Valuable Asset

Business Founder

why behind the business is one of the key factors that moves everything forward. This means one thing—that you are the biggest asset of your business, and the reason goes beyond the fact that you are the founder. Rather, it is because you intimately know the motive behind your business, why it aims to solve customers’ problems in the first place, and how its positively impacts your community as well.

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Changing From a Manager to a Leader | Extraordinary Business

Organizational change first begins with a change in mindset of the organization’s decision makers. The primary decision makers are often referred to as either managers or leaders; however, each of those labels mean something very different. Mangers focus on directing, constructing, and following the processes, systems, and people of a company. A leader is more concerned about why things are happening and where things can be improved so that the whole company realizes the benefits of a change. In short, managers are more “in the moment;” leaders tend to look at the big picture and how it can successfully shift to keep the company prosperous.

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So…You are CEO…What Now?

I’ve worked with a number of entrepreneurs who tend to call themselves CEO, or Chief Executive Officer, which, in all respects, is fine.  It’s no different then being a solopreneur, (an entrepreneur who runs a single person shop) and referring to ‘we’ whenever goods and services are questioned. While many small business owners embrace this … Read more

It's All in the Details

Do you realize that something as small as a spelling mistake, a stain, inconsistencies and a number of other details remove you from the arena of “excellence” to that of mediocracy?  For some, it seems like this terrible little curse, of sorts, is something that “just happens…” over and over again. If you are someone … Read more

Hurricane Gustav: A Lesson in Process Improvement

As with many, I decided that I wanted to stay abreast of everything that was going on with Hurricane Gustav, the massive Hurricane that hit the gulf coast yesterday, 8/1/08. My heart truly went out and goes out to the people in LA that have been displaced by the hurricane. Thankfully, many if not most … Read more

Well, DO SOMETHING ABOUT IT!!

1) Don’t complain. DO SOMETHING! At Aepiphanni Business Solutions, we are dedicated to serving the needs of small business owners. We specialize in helping you develop strategies for your organization, and are committed to your success. If you have further questions about creating your strategy or developing your vision, please give me, Rick Meekins, a … Read more