Tag Archives: small business

The One Most Revealing Question You Can Ask in an Interview

During my active recruiting days, I worked endlessly to find the right questions to ask candidates. I would search the internet for the newest and best questions to stay on top of the hiring world. For a while, I thought having the most innovative and creative questions would make for the best interviews. But, as I did more hiring, I found

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6 Interview Warning Signs That Tell You NOT to Hire Someone

[This article was originally published on Recruiter.com on January 24, 2017.] What is the hardest thing about being a small business owner? For many, the answer is hiring. In fact, according to the nonprofit association SCORE, 42 percent of small business owners in 2015 said their biggest challenge was hiring new employees. The problem isn’t a lack of talented or

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It’s #FreebieFebruary!

Happy 2016! I haven’t been on here for forever, but that is because I’ve been working on some really helpful information for #jobseekers and #Employers.  All throughout #February, I’ll going to be hosting 5-Minute Freebies on #Periscope (@JenTeague). Don’t have Periscope? Download it here: iTunes These quick coaching sessions are going to help folks looking for jobs and people who do

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Which Verse Speaks to You?

I stumbled upon this article written by Melinda Emerson written in 2012. The Bible is full of wisdom and information on how to love life, love others, how to run a successful business, and everything in between. She lists out 12 scriptures that have helped her along the way.  My coaching business was birthed out of Proverbs 26:10. Which one

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The Uncomplicated Business Plan

If you are a business owner, you have heard about how important it is to have a business plan in place. In an article by Patricia Schaefer, one of the reasons that so many small business fail within the first few years is due to lack of planning, But let’s be honest here: How many of us have taken the

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They Say It Can’t be Done

Just because you want to start a business does not mean you have to get into a bunch of debt. And for those of you shaking your head in disbelief, I have three words for you: it is possible. Chances are you’re an entrepreneur because that’s who you are, not because of a one-and-only talent or skill that you have.

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