Competitive edge

The Competitive Edge Business Forum is the premier educational program of the Cedar Hill Chamber and Practice To Business. Business and professional development classes take place during select months during lunch time (12-1 pm ) and is FREE to members.


January 20, 2015

Three Secrets to Help You Achieve Your Goals

This is the time of year that most people set goals.  In this one hour discussion, rather than talking about how to set your goals, we are going to talk about three little known secrets that will help you achieve your goals.  We all set goals with the intention of reaching them.  Let’s improve those odds and make those goals realities.

February 17, 2015

The Three Hats of the Business Owner

Each hat wants to be boss and none want a boss, yet they start a business together and that’s where the conflict can begin.  This is a must attend discussion for any business owner.  Understanding these three major roles and how they impact your business can be a huge advantage.  Not knowing could stifle the growth and even the survival of your business.

March 17, 2015

Life Cycles and Evolution of the Small Business

A business is supposed to grow; and with growth comes change. Most businesses are operated according to what the owner wants as opposed to what the business needs. In this discussion, we will talk about the three phases of a small business, what that business needs most, what the business owner needs to be aware of, and how to give the business what it needs.