Tips from October 9, 2009 The Small Business tips today discuss providing leadership.
Be in touch with reality and optimism. Know which situations you can/cannot control & how to lead in hard times.
Inspire your employees. Go over your company's motivation and mission. Encompass your vision for all employees.
Stay informed on current situations to plan ahead. Thinking ahead shows you are concerned about the future.
Be honest. Tell the truth, even in tough situations when it is hard to accept. Take control and face the problem head on.
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Government and Economy
Obama Names Richardson as Commerce Secretary New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson has been chosen to join the Obama administration as Commerce Secretary, President-elect Barack Obama announced Wednesday at a press conference.
Fed: Economy Darkens Heading into HolidaysWASHINGTON (AP) - The country's economic picture has darkened further as Americans hunkered down heading into the holidays, forcing retailers to ring up fewer sales and factories to cut back on production.
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