Santa has his once-a year list — do you? It is said people who set goals and write them down are much more likely to achieve them than those who don’t. There are also those who create a list of goals but only refer to it just before the deadline that measures their success. So as the calendar year closes many are working hard to ‘do they best they can’ for this year, while the most successful sales professionals are already working next year’s goals.
Are you frustrated by employees or associates whose work or efforts are not to your standards, level of passion or competency? Is this causing you to feel as though you are the only one that can get things done right? Nothing is more disheartening for a high achiever, and especially a business owner, than feeling as though no one can do it exactly like you. The dilemma is that as you take on more and more in order to accomplish more and more, you are actually crippling your ability to achieve the things you have set out to accomplish. No one can do it all alone.
Dec. 3 Antiquity announced that it will develop a new 53,000-square-foot Harris Teeter grocery store with a drive-through pharmacy to anchor the community’s retail town center. Groundbreaking for the new Harris Teeter store is April 2014 and will open the first quarter of 2015, according to Cam Finley, developer of Antiquity.
Dec. 10 Thanks to a $100,000 donation from Speedway Children's Charities, Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center opened a private waiting room for families of infants in the Hemby Neonatal Intensive Car Unit on Tuesday.
Heather Hucks' son Tucker was born at 24 weeks last year and spent five months in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. As a board member of SCC, Hucks convinced the organization to donate the funds for three isolettes and sprucing up an area of the hospital that can now be a comfortable place for families to wait according to Novant spokesperson Tori Belle-Miller.
By Jennifer Woodford
Cory Brouwer, director of the UNC Charlotte Bioinformatics Research Services Division at the North Carolina Research Campus, directs projects involving complex biological computations and the management of immense data sets.
Dec. 9 The Lake Norman Tennis Association will receive the 2013 Tennis Team Event/Program of the Year Award given by Omega Sports at the USTA North Carolina Annual Awards Luncheon Jan. 26 in Pinehurst. The award is in recognition of hosting the North Carolina 18+ Adult League State Championships held June 27-30. http://nctennis.com/node/731
Nov. 19 Aquesta Bank and subsidiaries (OTC Markets symbol ATBK) announced that its Board of Directors has declared the payment of Aquesta’s first ever cash dividend in the amount of 10 cents per share to shareholders of record as of Nov. 29. The dividend is payable on Dec. 13.
- Shoppes at University Commons
- See life in new Concord aquarium
- Succinct talk sells
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- Cabarrus County CVB Announces Fiscal Year 2013/14 Board of Directors
- Lesson in economic success for the Golden Crescent
- Cornelius ranked in top 10 suburbs
- Do you understand how people “shop” your business?