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Ask Mackey | The 3 Signs

By | 2017-05-24T14:13:46+00:00 March 8th, 2017|Categories: Business Wise|Tags: , , , , , |

https://vimeo.com/207479949/settings/embed Approaching a railroad crossing when the train is on the nearby track, you are faced with flashing red lights, a red and white stripped cross bar, a big X sign that says, Railroad Crossing.  DO NOT PROCEED is clearly the message! You have the same kind of warning signals in your business, if you know [...]

3 Signals Your Financial Systems Are Broken

By | 2017-06-14T17:41:23+00:00 March 2nd, 2017|Categories: Business Wise|Tags: , , , , , |

Approaching a railroad crossing when the train is on the nearby track, you are faced with flashing red lights, a red and white stripped cross bar, a big X sign that says, Railroad Crossing.  DO NOT PROCEED is clearly the message! You have the same kind of warning signals in your business, if you know what [...]

Change: Every Business Owner's Least Favorite Word

By | 2017-05-09T22:13:51+00:00 June 23rd, 2016|Categories: Business Wise, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

  Change is inevitable. It can easily take anyone out of the comfort zone and into the fire. However, it doesn’t have to be that way. Change can be calculated and it can certainly have a positive impact on a business. Every business can improve if it takes the right steps to make a positive change. [...]

The State of Financial Literacy

By | 2017-05-09T22:12:21+00:00 April 24th, 2013|Categories: Personal Planning, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Money is a fact of our everyday lives and in order to live happy, prosperous lives we must be financially literate.  Sadly, the data tells us that as a society we are not properly preparing ourselves or our children.  This means every day money creates unnecessary stress in our lives and our relationships. Here are some [...]

A VERY Useful Tool: Trailing 12 Month Tracking

By | 2017-05-09T22:10:57+00:00 October 20th, 2011|Categories: Business Wise, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

A monthly sales chart, when utilized properly, will tell you how your monthly sales stack up to other months within the time period.  Tracking your sales numbers is a great way to evaluate how seasonality affects your sales numbers. However, they are not an especially good way to track the welfare of your business as a [...]