Weekly Business Idea

September 15, 2017 – What Can Kill Your Growth?

Main Idea: Would you be financial wiped out if your business was in South Florida?  What would happen if hackers got into your computer system and stole your customers identities, as well as their credit cards?  Do you have one supplier that you are dependent on?  What would happen if a key employee was in [...]

August 18, 2017 – What’s on Your To-Do List?

Main Idea: Are you overwhelmed right now?  Do you feel like the hamster in the wheel, running around and staying in the same place?  Does your to-do list depress you?  When you get home are you completely drained?  Does your team avoid you because they know you can’t handle one more problem? Expansion of the [...]

August 4, 2017 – Do You Know Where You Are?

Main Idea: Does your phone know where you are at all times?  Or do you turn off the GPS signal because you are tired of getting the messages from Facebook or Google asking you to rate the restaurant you just came out of?  Do you have your kids phone tracker turned on, so you know [...]

July 21, 2017 – What’s Wrong with What You Know?

Main Idea: Have you ever been real sure of something and then find out that you were completely wrong?  Has a system changed in your business and you are not aware of it?  Do you read all of the amendments to contracts?  Could something significant change and you not be aware of it? Expansion of [...]

March 17, 2017 – Are You Wearing Green Today?

Main Idea: Are you wearing green today?  Do you remember getting pinched in grade school if you didn’t wear green?  Are you planning on watching the NCAA basketball tournament over the weekend?  Do you do the same things every year for Mardi Gras or Easter?  Do you go to the same place for vacation every [...]

January 20, 2017 – What is the Next Shortcut?

Main Idea: Are you a patient person?  Do you drive over the speed limit?  Are you always looking for an edge?  Do you focus on building a solid foundation or will you take a few shortcuts? Expansion of the Idea: A few weeks ago, I had two different clients come to me with the same [...]

November 11, 2016 – Is Incrementalism Hurting You?

Main Idea: When you have new sales or products, do you have new systems?  Are those systems fully integrated into older systems?  Are we doing things just because we used to do them?  What processes get thrown out when you get real busy? Expansion of the Idea: Yesterday I was shown around a church in [...]

October 21, 2016 – What Landmines Have You Planted?

Main Idea: What will your future look like?  Are you actively creating it?  Or do you believe that you won’t know what it will be like until it happens?  Are you completely dependent on outside events?  Do you own the future or does it own you? Expansion of the Idea: Most of us are watching [...]

March 4, 2016 – Is Management a Priority?

Main Idea: What does the term management mean to you?  Do you have systems for how you manage?  Can someone else come in and manage your business based on the systems in place?  When it comes to actually manage your business do you get sick?  Is it the least favorite part of your job? Expansion [...]

January 29, 2016 – How Smoothly is Your Business Running?

Main Idea: Is your business running smoothly?  Are you growing?  At an acceptable pace?  Do you want to go faster or slower?  What is holding you back from running the business you would like? Expansion of the Idea: At the beginning of the year we all have a lot of plans and ideas for our [...]

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    These weekly ideas are brought to you by FitzGerald & FitzGerald P.C. For more information about how to use these ideas with your small business contact Tim FitzGerald at trfitz@fitz-net.com.