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July 15th, 2018
Why join a peer advisory council? We have yet to find a comprehensive how-to manual for running a company. We believe that is because there is no exact science in doing so; running a business is not cookie-cutter. If it were, more people would do it and we’d all be successful. But no two situations
July 9th, 2018
Strategic planning is a critical function of business owners and CEOs. Your company’s success can hinge upon developing a strategic plan that addresses current challenges and positions your company to meet future challenges. Considering the importance of having a strategic plan, why do so many companies avoid strategic planning or have no plan at all? Here
July 2nd, 2018
Strategic planning is a core function for any CEO/business owner, and it can make or break the company if not done effectively. Strategic planning is a process of defining the most important QUESTIONS in order to set your decision frames, determine your highest priorities, and allow you to measure your results and outcomes. Consider some
June 23rd, 2018
With more than 20 years of senior executive experience at both start-ups and billion-dollar corporations, Tina Corner thrives on putting the right leaders together by building a team of advisors so business leaders can have an advantage in succeeding in today’s business world. You can read Tina’s full bio here. With Tina’s extensive experience and
June 15th, 2018
If you’re like most CEOs, you’re probably not even close. In fact, when we ask our CEOs this question, they consistently answer that they are only at around 20 percent of their potential. There is no right answer; it’s personal to you. But if you are a CEO, you have great potential. Are you using
June 8th, 2018
Many larger companies have business mission and vision statements tucked away in employee handbooks, corporate manuals, or somewhere on the “about us” pages of their websites. It’s the rare organization that has actually communicated them is such a way that team members strive to live by them during day-to-day work responsibilities. Scaling this to a
June 5th, 2018
LinkedIn is a business social media platform with hundreds of millions of members all with personal profiles. What’s surprising, though, is most businesses still haven’t made full use of the company page feature offered by LinkedIn. Ensuring your business has an effective Company page on LinkedIn can help promote your business to influencers, executives, decision
May 25th, 2018
LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network with hundreds of millions of members. Often considered the “Facebook” for business professionals, LinkedIn is really so much more than that. On LinkedIn, you’ll find influencers, executive level learning modules, trending business topics, talent solutions, and sales solutions. Because it’s such a powerful business tool, here we highlight
May 21st, 2018
As a business owner, it’s all too easy to jump right into email or start putting out “fires” first thing every morning. Suddenly you look up, the day has flown by, and you hardly know where the time has gone. Then, you repeat the same the next day. There seems to be little time for
May 11th, 2018
We’ve all heard the adage, “It’s lonely at the top.” But as a business owner, you’ve most certainly lived it. You know the challenges all too well … limited hours in the day, strained resources, constant of demands of your time and attention, not to mention depleted energy reserves. This leaves little time for new