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    How to build a reliable team [infographic]

    Posted by James Price | JPAbusiness on 23-May-2018 02:00:00

    Building a great team – and keeping them – is one of the biggest challenges a business owner will face.

    Staff are not robots and everyone has their own motivations for the job they do, so there is no one-size-fits-all solution to this issue.

    However over the years of advising business owners and helping them build and retain effective teams, we have identified several key actions that can help drive success in this area and we've summarised them in the following infographic.

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    Topics: Employment and recruitment, Staff, Starting a business, staff management, business advice

    4 strategies to turn around poor staff performance [cheat sheet]

    Posted by James Price | JPAbusiness on 25-Apr-2018 02:00:00

    In our eBook Managing Staff for High Performance we explained how to manage staff on a daily basis using our Dynamic Performance Checklist.

    If this process is working well there should be minimal requirement for corrective action.

    However, we're all humans and we're all fallible, so there is always room for improvement, as well as issues that can lead to performance below expectations.

    The following cheat sheet contains some of our strategies for turning around poor staff performance.

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    Topics: cheat sheet, staff management, business advice, staff performance, performance review

    Cheat sheet – How to develop a high-performing team

    Posted by James Price | JPAbusiness on 28-Mar-2018 02:00:00

    The JPAbusiness Staff Management Cheat Sheet is designed to assist you, as an owner or senior manager, to get the most from staff by helping you to manage positively and proactively.

    The cheat sheet contains 6 staff management themes which you need to keep in mind – and act on – as you go about your day-to-day activities.

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    Topics: Employment and recruitment, Advice, Running your business, cheat sheet, staff management, business advice

    [Video] How family business culture impacts value

    Posted by James Price | JPAbusiness on 24-Jan-2018 02:00:00

    Family businesses have a reputation for having strong, efficient business cultures.

    (And, as we all know, strong, sustainable business cultures contribute to strong, sustainable financial performance and, hence, business value.)

    While this reputation is well-deserved and generally true, the family business structure can also lend itself to developing a 'toxic' business culture.

    As James explains in this video, there can be a two 'classes' of individuals in a family business. 


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    Topics: Business Value, Family business, staff management, business advice, selling a business, Business advisor, Business selling, Business culture

    15 strategies to reduce the risk of employee fraud

    Posted by James Price | JPAbusiness on 06-Sep-2017 04:35:00
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    Topics: staff management, Employee fraud

    FREE template: JPAbusiness Outsourcing Checklist

    Posted by James Price | JPAbusiness on 05-Jul-2017 05:51:00

    Improved communications and the global economy mean businesses are increasingly using outsourcing parties to drive efficiencies.

    Contractors, part-time and casual staff, consultants and advisers, are now common among SMEs and larger businesses alike.

    We’ve created the JPAbusiness Outsourcing Checklist to help you as a business owner or senior manager decide where and when you can use outsourcing, or virtual resourcing.

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    Topics: Free download, Template, outsourcing, virtual team, staff management, Checklist

    Disclaimer: The information contained in this blog is general in nature and should not be taken as personal, professional advice. Readers should make their own inquiries and obtain independent, professional advice before making any decisions, taking any action or relying on any information in this blog. 





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