Posts made in July 2018

Common Traits of Successful Entrepreneurs

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If you are starting to develop your own business consider the ways you can help to ensure your success. As you formulate your business goals, be sure to eliminate any hindrances or distractions along the way. Be as open-minded about what you are doing as you are confident in the direction you are headed. There are some similar hallmarks that are shared among many successful entrepreneurs. A few obvious characteristics are enthusiasm for the work, taking the job seriously, and being extremely disciplined. Among some of the other traits that boost the average entrepreneur into the ranks of the highly successful include the following:

  • Knowing How to Manage Time & Money
  • Using Advertising & Marketing
  • Asking for Sales
  • Being Focused on the Customer
  • Maintaining Professionalism
  • Welcoming New Technology
  • Investing in Continuing Education
  • Remaining Accessible
  • Building & Maintaining a Stellar Reputation
  • Knowing How to Negotiate
  • Staying Organized
  • Delegating Assignments
  • Following Up on Meetings, Projects, Communications
  • Leading By Example

You want to guarantee that you have chosen the field that best suits your personality. Once you’ve made that choice, you can use your personality to help you get where you want to go. One of your goals at all times is how to improve the customer experience. You will know your talents, and how to make up for any weak areas or limitations you may have.

Welcome to Our Blog

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Welcome to the ProGuide blog. Here we plan to share articles with you that enlighten, enhance, or just interest you about the world of management consulting. We want to touch on such topics as “improving the customer experience” and obtaining a Lean 6 Sigma certificate. Our firm, which is based in Fort Lauderdale, has worked with global clients for more than 25 years. The blog topics we plan to explore include our areas of expertise, which are:

  • Business Optimization
  • Educational Offerings
  • Supply Chain Skills
  • M&A Advisory

As well as being informative, we plan to post business tips and guides to help you give your business a boost. We want to connect with you through shared interests and goals. Check out how ProGuide approaches “change initiatives” in our business assessment services. We welcome your questions and comments. Feel free to call us at (954) 334-1275 or send an email to  We look forward to serving you soon.

Thank you for your interest in ProGuide. We value your time and are excited to share our different perspectives on business tactics and strategies. As we address topics that are relevant to you and the growth of your business, we hope to help you solve some of your business challenges while building up your customer base and bottom-line profitability.