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5 Valuable Lessons for the First Time Business Owner

Paul Keijzer — August 6, 2019 Follow @Paul_Keijzer — August 6, 2019 Becoming an entrepreneur isn’t just another career choice – it’s a life calling. Starting your first business is a thrilling venture and one of the most exciting things you’ll ever do in your life. However, it’s not uncommon for first time entrepreneurs to … Continue reading 5 Valuable Lessons for the First Time Business Owner

5 Tips to Increase your Emotional Intelligence as a Product Owner

Julee Everett — June 3, 2019 Follow @Julee_NorthStar — June 3, 2019 A Product Owner is constantly balancing expectations from the business, the team, and users. It’s a tough job; sometimes the rewards feel fleeting and the customer can be flighty, but perhaps your team is just not working well together. At times, you might … Continue reading 5 Tips to Increase your Emotional Intelligence as a Product Owner

How to Handle Friends Who Want Free Advice When You’re a Small Business Owner

Kara Perez — March 18, 2019 — March 18, 2019 When you work for yourself, the lines between your personal life and business life can blur easily. Normal work hours can no longer apply. And you might find that your friends want to pick your brain more than once about your area of expertise. While … Continue reading How to Handle Friends Who Want Free Advice When You’re a Small Business Owner

Growing as a Product Owner: 5 Product Owner Maturity Levels

Robbin Schuurman — November 13, 2018 — November 13, 2018 The Product Owner role is implemented in organizations in various different ways. The responsibilities and authorities of Product Owners vary across organizations, departments, teams, and Product Owners. This can be explained to some extent because it is a role that people need to grow into. … Continue reading Growing as a Product Owner: 5 Product Owner Maturity Levels

Five Tips to Be a Happier, More Balanced Business Owner

Kaitlyn Hammond — October 31, 2018 — October 31, 2018 rawpixel / Pixabay If you run a small business, you probably have become accustomed to working hard….really hard. Seven-days-a-week hard, with nary a day off. Admirable, but also dangerous, because you risk burnout, health problems, and grumbling employees. It’s up to you to create a … Continue reading Five Tips to Be a Happier, More Balanced Business Owner