Tag Archives: Team Members

Business and Relationship

My business plan is evolving. I have a written one, and Emily Cervenak is the wonderful writer behind it. The plethora of conversations that go on in the life of a business aren’t chronicled, and not all hours worked are … Continue reading

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A Team Approach

This morning in our meeting there seemed to me a good amount of talk about what differentiates my company from the competition. Our USP (Unique Selling Proposition) may not be that different, but here goes a little more horn tooting … Continue reading

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The Stories We Tell

I’m reading The Story Factor by Annette Simmons. I got it in the business section of Granny White Pike’s Rhino Booksellers. When I read a book I read it through quickly the first time, and then I read it a … Continue reading

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Target Market Part 2: It’s not what you think.

Our refrigerator went out yesterday, so there I am scrambling to get my Team Member to where she needed to be doing what she needed to do. I’m off to Lowe’s to purchase a fridge. I had in mind that … Continue reading

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Respect

Starting and operating a business is exciting. I like it because I have created what wasn’t into something that is very much a part of Nashville. I can make it look the way I want it to look, and if … Continue reading

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Love of the Business

None of us go to work not to paid, but I think we can all find work that is more than money. It took me a long time to find it, but I’ve been doing it now for seven years. … Continue reading

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Drawing Boundaries

Precedents are created rather quickly, so be sure you can fulfill them before you start them. Don’t be afraid to say no. Too many people try to please everyone, and in the process don’t please anyone. Don’t be rude, but … Continue reading

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Our Contribution

In less than 2 hours my Team Member will walk through the door to clock in. Before that time I will get dressed, move 3 bikes off the back of my car, put our cleaning stuff in the trunk, and … Continue reading

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Solutions

We have two houses to clean today. I’m stressing a bit because we have to clean the first one quick to be to the second one on time. As I was going through our family morning protocol I was contemplating … Continue reading

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Welcome Elena!

Great things are happening at Tomlinson Cleaning! I hired my first Team Member yesterday, and we have a fantastic new website under construction! I give praise and glory to God for working out His masterful plan in our lives, and … Continue reading

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