Nate Younglove

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How to Make Your New Employee's First Day a Huge Success

Think about the worst first day you’ve ever had.<p>For me—besides an emotionally scarring introductory day of middle school—it was the day I first …

Stop Focusing on Time: How to Manage and Increase Your Energy Levels

2017-09-18T18:27:37+00:00 June 5th, 2013/Productivity/By Charles Ngo/<p>Productivity: Stop Focusing on Time: How to Manage and Increase Your Energy …

50 small things to help improve your customer service

<i>Here’s a guest post Greg Meyer, a member of the Customer WOW team at Desk.com, wrote for our WordofMouth.org project. Check it out for more great</i> …

A 3-Step Customer Service Guide for Your Team

What you can do about that moment of truth, when a customer decides to stay or go.<p>When was the last time you sat on the phone with a customer service rep or stood in the middle of a store, hoping someone would help you out, knowing full well if no one responded gracefully, you'd be done with that …

Customer Service

3 Ways to Beat a Sales Slump

Sales slumps are usually a sign that you're about to experience a huge breakthrough.<p>Sales slumps are discouraging. You're working hard, making calls, following up, but still nothing pans out. As the slump continues, you start wondering if you're doing something wrong or, worse, whether your product …

Motivation

Why Forecasting Leads To Success In Your Business

Far too many SMBs seem to get surprised by changes in the marketplace because they don’t take advantage of a forgotten skill: forecasting.<p>The rub is that many entrepreneurs and SMB owners say they’re too busy to sit down and create a forecast, which is really just a picture of what your company …

5 Ways to Keep Your Eye On the Goal

The most successful entrepreneurs do more than set goals. They keep those goals front and center--all the time.<p>I'm goal oriented. Professionally I am happiest when I have a number to hit, a timeline to make, or a task to complete. Personally, I am at my best when I have a big trip or event in the …

Entrepreneurship

17 Ways to Be Happier at Work

It's not difficult to experience more joy at work. You just need to know the rules.<p>A reader recently pointed me to some "rules for a happier life" that various folks have posted in various forms. Here's my take on those rules as they apply to the workplace:<p><b>1. Don't compare yourself to …

Happiness