Steps to Deal with Negativity as an Entrepreneur

Every entrepreneur faces hard times at one point or another. It is not uncommon to see entrepreneurs having to deal with attacks on their general reputation as well as their products and services. When you face such challenges, there are several steps which you can follow for removing negative reviews. suggests the following.

1. Do not be involved with your attackers
What most entrepreneurs forget is that they should rise above their haters. There are many people who are out to talk bad about your enterprise and your reputation as a person. The worst thing you could ever do is to engage them and get into the mad with them. Fighting back may appear natural to you but the damage which it could cause could be dire.

2. Assure your clientele
While some entrepreneurs may want to distance themselves from their site and customers for a while, this may cause more harm than good. In the face of such negativity, it is prudent to let your customers know that everything is okay and that you will proceed as normal.

3. Offer more value
The best way to counteract the negativity brought by your attackers is to make business run as usual. Better still, you can provide extra value and let them talk about your achievements. Focusing on creating more value will keep the attackers off your back as they will lack anything negative to talk about.

4. Get Help
As an entrepreneur, you are also a human being. When things get tough you need to know when to reach out for the support of others around you. When facing such negativity it is not prudent to shut people out. Talking about what you are going through with the people who you trust can help you reduce the stress which you are undergoing.

5. Your Focus should be on your business
When you get such negativity from people, always go back to the drawing board. Never lose sight of what you set out to do in the first place.

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Dick DeVos Proves A Success On Business And Personal Levels

The former President of the AmWay Group, Dick DeVos, is a man I have great respect for because of his impressive business career, and the way he has used his wealth to help those in need throughout the world. I first became aware of Dick DeVos when he was handed the difficult task of finding success with the Orlando Magic NBA franchise after it was purchased by the DeVos family; not only did the present day board member of the Magic find success, but proved himself to such an extent he was handed the position of President of the entire AmWay Group. DeVos has been working for the AmWay group since the 1970s in various departments, but also created his own Windquest Holdings company he remains the President of that invests in various forms of green energy and companies that match his personal belief system.

For Dick DeVos success has given him the chance to assist those he feels are in need of help in the Michigan area he calls home and around the world, which has seen him become a board member of the Willow Creek Association and Grand Action committee that hopes to bring success back to Michigan.

It is in the area of education I have been most impressed with Dick DeVos and the dedication shown to reforming U.S. schools by Dick and wife Betsy. The couple have been major campaigners and donors to the area of education reform, which has included their commitment to a range of options, such as joining the board of the West Michigan Aviation Academy. I first heard about the Aviation Academy when Betsy DeVos devised the school in honor of her husband and his love of flying; I was amazed to recently read Dick DeVos has the time and energy to also sit on the board of the Regional Air Alliance of West Michigan he founded in 2010.

Goettle, an HVAC Has Been Has Made a Come Back

Today, Goettl Good Guys Air Conditioning Repair Services is a growing and profitable business, but it wasn’t always so according to PR Newswire.
Ken Goodrich, now owner of Goettl bought the company when it was in deplorable conditions back in December of 2012. The company had no idea where its future was. Employees lacked confidence in the company and competitors threatened legal action against them.
Today, almost 3 years later, Goettl is on trach and earning more than $20 million in revenue. Goodrich states that he had a hard time with this company. It was different from the other HVAC companies he had bought and sold.

Goettl Building off Rock-solid Foundation
The Re-beginnings of Goettle
The company needed restructuring and it all started with a vision for everyone. The purpose was to get employees and customers excited about doing business. The point was to deal with the criticism and answer the comments.
Gaining a Reputation
The arrival of Goodrich let to some restructuring of the management team and employees. Today Goettle HVAC repair service has almost 100 employees and a fleet of more than 58 vehicles. Goodrich returned to completed installations and performed inspections to correct mistakes.
Today Goettle uses new installation methods that make a real difference. There are stringent quality control processes. And it is the caring for quality that makes the company a remarkable one. The new methods have transformed morale and customers have regained faith in the services. Goettle is quickly becoming the Go-To company when it comes to HVAC service and repair.
Bottom Line
Goettl has overhauled all service and management areas. The biggest issue of the changeover was getting people to adapt to the changes,” says former owner Dan Burke, who was retained to help stabilize the company. 

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