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Dave Crenshaw
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Dave Crenshaw has appeared in TIME magazine, Forbes, and on MSN Money. He has been interviewed on radio and TV stations across North America and is the President of the National Association of Productivity Coaches. His first book, The Myth of Multitasking: How ‘Doing It All’ Gets Nothing Done, has been published in six languages and is a time management best seller. His latest book, Invaluable: The Secret to Becoming Irreplaceable, was published in May by Jossey-Bass. Dave is an expert in helping you and your business become invaluable and has helped thousands of clients worldwide.


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When did the idea of getting a little R&R become so terrifying for entrepreneurs? Small business owners often pack their bags only to unpack their desk when they take a vacation. But going off the radar doesn’t mean your small business has to go off-course. Which is why today we’ll practice the art of letting […] The post 4 Steps to Take
Entrepreneurs face a lot of tough decisions. But there’s none tougher than having to let an employee go. Yep, it’s time to rip off that chaotic bandage. Here—we’ll do it on the count of three: my three signs it’s time to fire an employee. It’ll only sting for a second… Click to tweet this: Fear […] The post 3 Signs It’s Time to Fire an
Hard work is admirable and necessary, certainly. But all too often business owners only work hard and rarely work smart. This results in growing your muscles but not growing your business. To work smart, you’ve got to work ON your business, not just IN it. This short video illustrates the top five reasons why. Watch, […] The post 5 Reasons
As a business owner you strive to be available whenever customers or employees need help. When “quick questions” come along, you wind up dropping everything—and losing focus and valuable time. “Stop, Drop, and Chaos” no more, after you check out my simple solutions to killing the devious, dreaded “double Q.” Click to tweet this: Stop, […]
Regret. Familiar with it? The most regretful business owners I’ve met are the ones who let business chaos get in the way of their family. One way or another, every small business is a family business. Family should come first for your business—always. Watch this quick video to learn my four reasons “why.” Click to tweet […] The post 4
The most effective method for small businesses to get new sales? Direct marketing. But most small business owners fail to understand direct marketing, let alone use it or use it correctly. The result? Chaos. Today I’m divulging my Four Direct Marketing Mistakes Business Owners Make… for a limited time only, of course. Click to tweet […] The