Leading Indicators and Crystal Balls

Economic forecasts are essential and smart business owners pay attention to them. But those forecasts can be too general and there can be enough lag in when they are made available to render them obsolete. As such, smart stone shop owners must look to data inside...

Interview – Economist Eric Post of ITR Economics

Interview – Economist Eric Post of ITR Economics Want to know what’s happening and what’s going to happen?  We don’t have a crystal ball, but we do have a great economist from ITR Economics on the show today and he provides some fantastic insight as well as...

Costly Mistakes – Reaction vs Response

There is a huge distinction between a knee-jerk reaction and a conditioned response when it comes to overcoming oversights, mistakes, and remakes. It’s the difference between chronically fixing the same problems over and over and going nuts while you do it, and...

A Tale of Two Owners

Delegator or Doer… Which owner are you?  Which do you aspire to be? The difference between a “delegator” and a “doer” has massive significance to your business and your quality of life.  We talk about each in the episode of the fab lab podcast! Interested in a 90...

Mindset for Mistake Management

If you’re dealing with oversights, mistakes, and remakes…your current mindset might lead you to Emotions, Conclusions, and Actions that prevent you from overcoming those very mistakes. To truly reduce mistakes and remakes, you must first change your mindset and what...