Be simple. But not simpler.

Be simple.  But not simpler.

Be simple. But not simpler.

Review your systems annually for activities that can be eliminated, automated or outsourced.   Do this with vigor and you will increase productivity and reduce costs and frustrations.   Do this with the help of a quality external consultant with expertise with current technology and the upside will be significant.  

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Employee 5-Year Rule

Employee 5-Year Rule

Apply the five-year rule to your employees.   If you don’t see them working for you five years from now then free up their future.   The reality is if you don’t think they will make it, they won’t make it, and you will be so much better off if they leave now rather than later.

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Team Adventure

Team Adventure

Each year the Unicorn team venture out together and we do something that takes us outside of our comfort zone.  This year we went to Derby and mountain biked!   Mads volunteered to be our wonderful tour guide and we began our day with a low key scenic ride around Lake Derby, with only 2 falls... that we know of!..

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Build a system to reduce the chances of the same problem occurring again.   Lack of systems is one of the reasons that small businesses are small.

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Understand that people don’t buy drills; they buy holes.   Understand that if three people are in charge, no one is in charge.   Understand that 90% of price resistance occurs between the business owner’s ears.

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Unicorn Business Solutions are based in Devonport Tasmania, with clients around Australia.

Devonport: (03) 6423 2695
Devonport : 188-190 Tarleton Street East Devonport Mail : PO Box 511 Devonport TAS 7310 Australia