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Remedies for Anxiety Surrounding Your Business

By |2017-08-30T15:18:53+00:00August 30th, 2017|Categories: Business Wise|Tags: , , , , , |

“Anxiety is caused by a lack of control, organization, preparation & action.” - David Kekich The above quote was posted to Mackey Advisors Facebook page recently.  As I read this, I was surprised as to how much it hit home with me.  When anxiety takes over I tend to be counterproductive.  I have been working with [...]

Cash is King

By |2015-11-23T14:48:15+00:00November 23rd, 2015|Categories: Business Wise, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

“Cash is King” is an expression that is widely used in analyzing businesses. Why is it something that you, as a business owner, need to manage? Well, without cash you could not do the things required to stay in business, for example, purchase inventory or pay your employees. A lot of business owners only concentrate on [...]

5 Metrics that Could Save Your Business

By |2013-05-22T19:09:51+00:00May 22nd, 2013|Categories: Business Wise, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As business owners and managers, we are always searching for ways to improve our business. But too often, we spend an enormous amount of time putting out the fire of the day or hour and not focusing on what matters. All of our knee-jerk reactions to the things we don’t want in our business end up [...]

Metrics that Matter: Curing Data Overwhelm

By |2017-05-09T22:11:48+00:00February 28th, 2013|Categories: Business Wise, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

We live in a time where information is at our fingertips like never before.  The question up for debate is whether access to all of this information is a blessing or a curse. Currently, many business owners spend more time trying to determine what data to measure rather than actually analyzing and acting upon it. Many [...]

Are We There Yet? Budgeting & Forecasting

By |2017-05-09T22:11:03+00:00February 16th, 2012|Categories: Business Wise, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

“A budget is telling your money where to go instead of wondering where it went.” – John C. Maxwell buy essays for collegeThis quote has been my personal mantra many times over, and it is equally important for business as well as personal finances.  Budgets may take some time to prepare, especially if you’re starting from [...]

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