Creating a Big Business WIN

What I’m Thinking About: Setting One Overarching Goal As discussed in last week's blog, Measure What Matter, most companies need to focus...

Measure What Matters

What I’m Thinking About: Numbers Don’t Lie The Small Business Association reports that 30% of new businesses fail during the first 2...

Ready, Set, Goal!

What I’m Thinking About: Setting S.M.A.R.T Goals for 2019 I’m a planner. We have a family calendar. I keep a paper calendar and an...

The Start Stops Most Businesses

What I’m Thinking About: Many businesses can’t get started on a trajectory up and to the right. It’s December and the year is winding...

Improving Your Team Batting Average

What I’m Thinking About: Drafting a Team Business leaders spend more time on managing people and making people decisions than on anything...

Work ON--Not Just IN--Your Business

What I’m Thinking About: Cracking Open the Book I can’t tell you how many times I sat down with a book, article or a group of people and...

Becoming Unstuck

What I’m Thinking About: Hardworking Owners, NOT Working Businesses Most small businesses don’t work, but their owners do--way too much...

Being Selfish Can Be Selfless

What I’m Thinking About: Being Selfish with My Time My life has been one of service – over 25 years as a soldier, 17 years as a teacher,...

A Perfect Pushup

What I'm Thinking About: Doing a Perfect Pushup After decades of pursing personal and professional growth, overcoming challenges,...

Managing the Meeting Minotaur

What I’m Thinking About: How to handle people who manhandle meetings Why You Might Be Thinking About It: It happens to meetings that you...