#404 The Secrets to Feeling More Fulfilled and Less Stressed as a Small Business Owner

Introduction

On this episode of Business Insanity Talk Radio, we reveal the secrets to feeling more fulfilled in your business and your life where you can’t wait to get to work every day and when the days over, you have that sense of accomplishment that you are doing what you are supposed to be doing. Plus, we’ll show you how you can reduce your stress so you can live this happy and fulfilled life. Then, we’ll show you where you can find the perfect mentor for your business. Finally, a lot of small business owners have service and retail businesses have the same dream. They want to sell franchises to their business model. But should you? We’ll let you know when it’s the right time to franchise your business.

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Segment 1: William A. Schiemann, Ph.D. is CEO of Metrus Group and author of “Fulfilled! Critical Choices – Work, Home, Life”. He is a thought leader in human resources, employee engagement, and fulfillment, having authored many articles and multiple books on talent management. His research – which found that less than 20 percent of people feel fulfilled – why this is, and if it’s possible for more people to become fulfilled

2:30 – Why is it difficult for people to feel fulfilled at work?

3:30 – 80% of people don’t feel fulfilled. Do you have to feel fulfilled at work to feel fulfilled in life?

5:30 – How does the science of becoming fulfilled apply to Millennials, Generation X and Baby Boomers?

7:30 – What role can small business owners play in the fulfillment of their team members?

9:00 – Two things people can do right now to increase their fulfillment

To learn more, visit www.wschiemann.com

Segment 2: Amy Vetter has learned how to live an authentic life in business by balancing work and life with creativity including music, painting and yoga. She’s a third-generation woman entrepreneur with diverse experience including owning her own yoga studios, accounting practice and other business ventures. She has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Most Influential People for two years in a row by Accounting Today and was selected twice for the outstanding 40 under 40 list by CPA Technology Advisor.

15:30 – Amy’s story about learning to slow down.

17:00 – Why being busy is not the same thing as being productive.

18:00 – To minimize emotional stress, don’t take money from family.

21:00 – Learn to say no by prioritizing your work by setting 3-5 strategic goals each year.

23:45 – Get out of your head by making exercise and creativity a habit.

Segment 3: Darlene Panzitta is Founder and President of DSP Clinical Research who help clients get drugs to market faster than their competition with its aggressive approach, lean staffing model and use of a fixed cost billing model.

31:15 – Why is having a mentor so important for small business owners?

32:15 – What is Entrepreneurs’ Organization and how has it helped you become a successful female CEO?

33:30 – How EO makes you realize you’re not alone.

34:45 – EO Forum is like having your own Board of Directors.

Segment 4: Barry Moltz shares how to get your business unstuck.

40:30 – Do any of these sound familiar?

41:15 – How to take your business to the next level.

42:45 – What’s in the Unstuck course?

46:00 – Special offer code.

To learn more visit, www.barrymoltz.com/unstuck

Segment 5: Christopher Conner has been in the franchise industry since 2002 working with several hundred different franchise systems in management, franchise sales and franchise development work.

50:00 – The first question you should ask yourself if you’re looking to franchise your business.

51:00 – When is the right time to franchise?

52:00 – When should you open other company-owned locations and when should you franchise?

Sponsored by Nextiva and Microsoft.

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