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4 Deceptively Easy Tips to Improve Customer Relations

4 Deceptively Easy Tips to Improve Customer Relations

Good customer service isn’t something everyone is born knowing. While most of us have been customers the better part of our lives in one aspect or another, many of us don’t take the time to stop and think what makes extraordinary customer service and what tactics...

2019 Tax Changes You Need to Know About

2019 Tax Changes You Need to Know About

It’s a new year and you may only be thinking about doing 2018’s taxes but there are a few changes coming up that take effect this year and may change your planning for the years ahead as well. Before we get started...full disclosure. I am not a tax professional and...

4 Ways You Need to Be Using Personalization in Business

4 Ways You Need to Be Using Personalization in Business

No one wants to be a number. But there’s no better way to make those around you feel like one than by applying the same treatment to everyone across the board. Nope, individualization is in and it’s no longer a trend but an expectation thanks to companies like Netflix...

How in the World Do I Increase Employee Productivity

How in the World Do I Increase Employee Productivity

So how do you get your employees more focused and productive without alienating them and decreasing morale? It takes a balance but these productivity and motivation tips can get you through the holidays and all the other times as well. 5 Ways to Improve Employee...

10 things to check before you post to social media

10 things to check before you post to social media

One of the most embarrassing things you can do on social media for your business is to mess up a post. For some of us, that might be a spelling or grammar mistake, for others, it may involve a humiliating auto-correct situation. For others still, it might mean giving...

Why chambers get involved

Editor’s note: This article was published in Grand Traverse Business magazine’s Fall 2018 issue.  By Kent Wood The policy arena can be a contentious world on occasion. Every now and then, I’ll hear a comment about not understanding why the Chamber would take a policy...