Category Archives: Project Management

Happy Business Tax Day!

That’s right, a month before most people get excited about what their refund might be, business owners across the country have been struggling to get their business tax returns across the finish line on March 15th, the deadline for business taxes. If you work for a small business, ever wonder why your boss gets cranky […]

Make Mistakes Quickly

When running a small business, it is important to make mistakes. A lot of them. And as fast as you can. That seems counter-intuitive, but it is true. Embracing your mistakes and the opportunity hidden inside each one gives you a huge competitive advantage over larger companies. At the typical risk-averse BigCo, mistakes can often […]

Time Management Skills

When running a small business, you wear many hats, and time management skills become essential to success. The Naval Academy taught a simple time management system to incoming plebes each year, and I’ve adapted that system over the years to running SoftBaugh. A “time management system” can also be thought of as a “task management […]