Sue Miley

What To Do When Setbacks Happen

By Sue Miley / June 5, 2019 / 0 Comments

Setbacks happen, and in some strange way they usually take us by surprise.  I guess that is part of the definition.  If we have a setback, we must have been moving forward.  The faster our positive traction, the more jarring the setback. Losing a big customer can feel like starting over. An employee of talent […]

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A Theology of Work: A Seminary/MBA Student’s Take on Vocation

By Sue Miley / May 17, 2019 / 0 Comments

This is a guest post written by Will Sorrell, I hope you enjoy it! How often do you think of the Protestant Reformation? Martin Luther? Well, as Christians in business this critical event changed our vocation by breaking down the “secular / sacred divide.” A guy named Gustaf Wingren wrote a book titled Luther on […]

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Welcome Rachel Isbill to the Crossroads Team

By Sue Miley / May 9, 2019 / 0 Comments

Introducing Rachel Isbill! It is with great pleasure I get to introduce you to our newest member of the Crossroads Professional Coaching team, Rachel Isbill. Rachel is part of our marketing team expansion and brings with her experience in strategy, planning, and copywriting. We do so much content writing for our wonderful business clients that […]

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The Good and Bad of Impulsivity in Business

By Sue Miley / April 4, 2019 / 2 Comments

Impulsivity.  Is it good or bad?  Some entrepreneurs would argue that it contributes to getting things done.  It builds momentum and energy.  Their impulsivity helps with a common entrepreneurial need….adrenaline.  But on the other side, many of these adrenaline junkies come down from their fix with a wake of poor decisions that they need to […]

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Small Business Owner: What you May Be Feeling But Never Say

By Sue Miley / March 7, 2019 / 0 Comments

I started this business so that I could do things the right way.  I didn’t believe in cutting corners or treating people poorly. I am glad I do things this way but am surprised at how hard it is to do things the right way. I know as a business owner I can take off […]

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Employee Accountability

Employee Accountability: Discipline or Safety Net

By Sue Miley / February 7, 2019 / 1 Comment

As small business owners who want to build our businesses on Christian values we are constantly challenged to find the intersection between wise business decisions and sound Biblical Principles. In many areas, we might initially see contradictions between the two.  As a Christian Small Business Coach, many of my clients have expressed frustration and confusion […]

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Improve Your Hiring With These Three Tools

By Sue Miley / January 10, 2019 / 0 Comments

A client was telling me about significant turnover in this one position within their company.  It turns out that once they hired the position the candidates couldn’t really do the job or were a really bad fit to the company.  I asked questions about the hiring process and he basically felt that his manager wasn’t […]

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Keeping Employees Starts Here

By Sue Miley / December 13, 2018 / 0 Comments

  There is nothing worse than getting a text from a client stating that one of their team has resigned.  Why does that bother me?  Because I know the chaos that is about to ensue: How long until they leave? Does anyone else know their job? Is it a position that is hard to hire? […]

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