Entries by Barb Leclerc

What Does Retirement Look Like to You?

We’ve all got dreams of what we think retirement will look like, but we convince ourselves that it is so far away and there are more pressing things to take our focus. If you’re not sure whether you’ll be ready when the time comes, here are a few things to consider…

How to Start A Business Around Your 9 to 5 Job

Most people have thought about leaving their 9 to 5 job to pursue a business opportunity or passion. The thought of being your own boss is a thrilling idea. But for those who aren’t ready to completely unplug, here’s how you can begin the process without leaving your bread-and-butter income.

In Business, Timing Is Everything

There’s an old hockey saying: don’t skate to where the puck is, skate to where it’s going to be. Although no one knows the future, in business there are sometimes indications as to where need and demand for services will be. Many investment pros are saying this is one of those times.

Employment Rules & What You Need to Know

Making your start in the residential assisted living industry is exciting. There’s so much potential for profit, and the ability to make a real difference in other’s lives is transformational. But before you start interviewing your first hires, here are a few insights to employment regulations that you will want to be aware of.

Startup Keys to Success: Communication

There are many important elements that go into building your residential assisted living business from the ground up. One key element to consider is the effectiveness of your communication strategies. Knowing what to say and how to say it can make all the difference.