Category Archives: Nice Guys Finish First – Doug Sandler

How Social Are You?

Social Media Bandwagon

By Doug Sandler, “Nice Guys Finish First” The average person has 5 social media accounts and spends approximately 1 hour and 40 minutes browsing those accounts every day looking for likes, shares, followers and connections. Additionally we spend another 2 plus hours browsing, commenting, and continuously searching for ways to add value to our lives….

Successfully Running a YOUniverse

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By Doug Sandler, “Nice Guys Finish First” One of the biggest challenges you will run into if you are an entrepreneur, is determining where and how to invest your time and energy. If you are like most, you don’t feel like you have many options because you are so busy working, you move in the…

Make Every Day Game Day

Game Day

By Doug Sandler, “Nice Guys Finish First” Do you ever get so caught up in being busy, you forget what you are actually striving to accomplish in your career, business and life? Because every day is game day, take a step back before you enter the locker room, go back to the playbook, examine your…

Myths Busted: Great Customer Service Starts Here

Great Customer Service

By Doug Sandler “Nice Guys Finish First” I’m a fan of the Discovery series called MythBusters. Every episode Jamie and Adam (et al.) work to prove or debunk a myth (or myths) through a series of experiments involving trial and error, advanced exploration and communication. What fascinates me is the high relatability factor of the…

12 Worries All Entrepreneurs Have (or they are lying)

Entrepreneurs

By Doug Sandler, “Nice Guys Finish First” Worry. Does it hold you back or does it motivate you as you build your business, make plans for your future, and follow your dreams? That’s the million dollar question. Depending on your perspective, as you approach a problem, worry could paralyze you or it could be your…

12 Worries Every Entrepreneur Has (or they are lying)

Worried businessman outdoors with finger in mouth, extreme close-up

By Doug Sandler, “Nice Guys Finish First” Worry. Does it hold you back or does it motivate you as you build your business, make plans for your future, and follow your dreams? That’s the million dollar question. Depending on your perspective, as you approach a problem, worry could paralyze you or it could be your…

Mean People Suck – How to be a Valuable Customer

Mean People Suck

By Doug Sandler, “Nice Guys Finish First” Why they feel like they have the right to not only ruin their day but to ruin someone else’s day is beyond me. And for what reason? Often times I think mean people look for a reason to be mean, spread their poison, and to infect others. You…

4 Ways to Get Noticed Starting Right Now

Get-Noticed

By Doug Sandler, “Nice Guys Finish First” The noise is everywhere, making it more challenging than ever for your message to be heard. With so much noise , how is it possible to get noticed, stay top of mind, or even get your brand off the starting line? The goal isn’t to get noisier, that…

An A to Z Customer Service Checklist From the Frontline

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By Doug Sandler, “Nice Guys Finish First” Frontline customer service today must go way beyond satisfactory. When describing your frontline, have they earned words like awesome, incredible, wow, exceeding expectation, and excellent? The key to building winning relationships, generating business over and over again and creating raving customers will often come down to how your…

How Twitter Messed Up Everything

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By Doug Sandler, “Nice Guys Finish First” Twitter messed everything up and I love it. Talk about equaling the playing field between the little guy and big business. Twitter’s 300 million users spread their wings about 500 million times every day using this short message social channel. With nearly half of the tweets generated from…