The BusinessFitness Blog

Thoughts on topics to help you make more of your business…

“Habit is a cable; we weave a thread of it each day, and at last we cannot break it.” – Horace Mann

Have you ever driven to work, or home, and realised when you get there that you have no memory of the drive – almost as if you weren’t doing it? Habits are a strange thing. They make our lives easier by allowing us to perform certain actions without really thinking...

“In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.” – Theodore Roosevelt

As a business leader, it is often easy to get caught up in the day-to-day tasks of running a business and forget the importance of making quick decisions – especially when coming back from a holiday and finding your email box full and your desk piled high with things...

“I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.” Stephen Covey

A New Year: we enter it full of new beginnings and hope, often in the form of resolutions, whether written down or not. Yet few resolutions are achieved (less than 8% of those written down), with most putting failure down to circumstances beyond their control. But, as...
Are You Running Your Business or Leading It?

Are You Running Your Business or Leading It?

We often use the terms running your business and leading your business interchangeably, but they’re actually very different. Typically, an entrepreneur will start out running the business as it grows from a 1-person...

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Time Management for Busy Executives

Time Management for Busy Executives

Time is money! It’s also a finite resource that we can neither buy nor replace – when it’s gone, it’s gone forever. Effective time management is the key for top executives to ensure they can manage their conflicting...

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Be Imperfect – It’s Great For Business!

Be Imperfect – It’s Great For Business!

Perfect [adj] - having all the required or desirable elements, qualities, or characteristics; as good as it is possible to be. Isn’t this what we want from businesses and leaders we deal with? I would argue not – that...

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