How to Get More out of Your Business Meetings

The cost of convening business meetings is generally measured in terms of tangibles such as the venue, equipment, catering and travel. Often overlooked, however, is the value of participants’ time in terms of meeting preparation, attendance and follow up activities. When all of these items are factored into the cost of meetings, it becomes clear that based on the costs … Read More

Why Businesses Need a Training and Development Strategy

Today I am honored to have Sonia Edwards visit with us and share her thoughts on the importance of training, as she prepares to help businesses re-shape their human resource through two live workshops which are being hosted by Savvy. Welcome Sonia.   The only thing worse than training your employees and having them leave, is not training them and having them … Read More

How Would You Rate Your Service?

Each customer wants to be treated like he/she is your only customer. They know that isn’t true, just as well as you do, yet they still want that kind of attention. The only way for you to be successful is to help other people get what they want. In the larger sense, customers expect us to meet expectations in four … Read More

Relevant Training Programs that Unleash Potential

Conducting training for the Open Campus of the University of the West Indies in the last quarter of 2014, under the SIDF Reach Program, reminded me of the joy that came from reaching out to groups and touching lives through live training. Therefore, I decided that my goal for 2015 would be to reach out and provide relevant training programs … Read More

Creating Together in Business: Many Minds Make Light Work

It’s my pleasure to welcome author Ellen Palestrant as a guest as she visits today as part of her virtual book tour. Here’s Ellen’s article: Great discoveries and achievements invariably involve the cooperation of many minds. Alexander G. Bell, inventor Alexander G. Bell, inventor                © E. Palestrant 2015   Thank you to Savvy Corporate Planners+ for hosting me on this … Read More