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Get Out of a Rut!

It happens to the best of us - we fall into a rut and everything falls flat. When you fall into a rut with your business, first you lose enthusiasm and next you lose motivation. So how do you get yourself out of a rut? Check out our infographic to find out how!

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Giving Yourself a Pep Talk!

Sometimes it can feel as if you are spinning your wheels and not making any progress with your business. You might lose confidence in your product, your business, and yourself. While it’s normal to feel this way sometimes, it’s important not to stay there very long and let it affect you long term. I’m here to help you break out of your funk.

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6 Secrets of Happy Entrepreneurs

Down deep, everyone who chooses the life of an entrepreneur does so with the belief it will make them happier. We’re convinced that our business will give us things we can’t get working for someone else. That belief makes it easy to get up in the morning and helps new entrepreneurs overcome obstacles to success. Then reality sets in. The freedom of being your own boss comes with obligations. 

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Balancing your Online Presence

Today's video is about the importance of balancing your website and social media presence.

Attracting and retaining customers is a challenge for many entrepreneurs. There is no denying that in today's world, having a strong online presence is crucial to growing your business. However, many of us are unsure where to focus our efforts when it comes to the online world. In this video, I (Denise) simplify for you the importance of balancing your presence between social media and your website. 

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3 Common Barriers to Increased Sales

Welcome to Stratigro.ca where we provide you with practical advice to help you grow your business.

The simplest way to grow your business is to increase the sales of your existing products or services. Many entrepreneurs have a great product, but they aren't sure how to increase their sales. Do you have a great product or service, but not enough sales? Here are three common barriers to increased sales and strategies to overcome them.

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What Half-Marathon Training taught me about Setting Goals in Business (VIDEO)

In today's video, I'll (Denise) be sharing with you what half-marathon training taught me about setting goals in business (and in life). 

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Setting goals is an important part of growing your business, but you need to make sure you are setting SMART goals. You also need to have the right processes in place to make sure that we accomplish them. 

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5 Mistakes Small Business Owners Make (That Limit Their Ability to Grow)

Welcome to Stratigro.ca where we provide you with practical advice to help you grow your business.

We're all about growth at Stratigro. We give plenty advice on what you should do to grow your business, but sometimes sharing what you should avoid can be just as helpful. This infographic highlights some of the mistakes small business owners make, that limit their ability to grow. We’ve created this infographic based on some of the issues we see come up most often with our coaching clients. If you want to grow your business, avoid these common mistakes! 

 

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Welcome to Stratigro.ca

Hello and welcome to Stratigro.ca . This is our first of what will be many videos intended to provide you with practical advice to help you grow your business. The purpose of this video is simple: to introduce ourselves to you, and to tell you a little bit about why we are here!  

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Key Value Drivers of a Small Business

Entrepreneurs usually engage with us for one of two reasons: either they want to grow their business (in order to pay themselves more) or they want to increase the value of their business (in order to sell it someday). Both of these goals align with our conviction that the most valuable type of business to own or to sell is a business that is profitable, growing and runs itself.

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Five Stages of Small Business Growth

Understanding where you are in the business growth process is the first step to developing a plan to grow your business.

Stage I: Start-Up

During the Start-Up Phase every business grows. After all, you’re starting from zero. In this stage, the focus is on creating products/services, getting customers, and proving the business has a chance to succeed. You will often works insane hours for little pay, but that doesn’t matter: coming to work is fun! Every achievement is celebrated. Many entrepreneurs will tell you that the start-up phase is the most enjoyable part of the business growth cycle.

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