Timothy P. Lofton’s Blog

Key Leadership Trends 2021

Key Leadership Trends 2021

2020 obviously was a challenging year for a variety of reasons.  Between a global pandemic, uncertainty in the market and it being an election year; upheaval proved to be a common theme for the year.  This turmoil has left businesses questioning traditional practices...

Five Skills Financial Leaders Should Refine

If you're in a role of financial leadership, then there are many responsibilities that you have been tasked with. It can be tough to thrive in this type of position, but the best professionals will be up to the challenge. If you want to develop into the best possible...

How to Be a Good Remote Leader

How to Be a Good Remote Leader

They say that trust is the foundation of any good relationship. That goes for business relationships as well as personal ones. The trust between a boss and a subordinate is a profound one and it is something that goes both ways. Just as a bad employee can make a manager reconsider hiring them, a poor boss will lead to massive turnover rates and low employee morale, resulting in a direct impact on the bottom line. In the current climate, leaders have been challenged to show their ability to adapt and maintain a hard-working loyal staff, and they have to do it remotely. The level of trust this involves is no small feat, but there are ways to still lead your team without turning the tide of discord into one of negativity.

Personal Finance Tips for Small Business Owners

As a small business owner, it's especially important to pay attention to personal finances. Some business owners make the mistake of mixing personal accounts with business funds. This can lead to many problems and put you in a bind. Read on to find out more about the...

Honesty and Integrity in Business

Sometimes companies don't focus enough on honesty and integrity. You need to understand that how your business is perceived has an impact on how well it's going to perform. Aside from this, you want to create a work environment where employees can thrive and provide...

Why Integrity Matters

Integrity is something that every leader should focus on. If you don't have your integrity, then how are your employees or team members supposed to respect you or trust what you're saying? In the business world, perception matters more than ever. When you make...