Think Tank Blog

Practical business tips and enlightening case stories from small and mid-market companies and enlightened leaders in our community.

August 2, 2012

A Summer “Sizzle” Offer…good til Labor Day!

Our 1-day public workshop format is a great way –  at a very reasonable price point – for a leadership team to gain exposure to the 4 Decisions Model, the Rockefeller Habits, and the 1-Page Strategic Plan and set yourself up for success in 2013!

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July 12, 2012

Learning to say “No”…

Learning to say “NO” to opportunities for new business has been a major business lesson for me over the past few years. In the dozen years that I’ve worked in the small and small...

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June 19, 2012

Are you Relevant?

Even if you aren’t in a growth industry (but especially if you are)…there’s plenty of work to be done in the summer “downtime”. Remember: Complacency is not an option.* Most...

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June 6, 2012

A Five-Year Plan, One Quarter at a Time…

I heard a great quote attributed to Verne Harnish the other day.

“A five year plan is achieved One Quarter at a time.”

The second half of 2012 is fast approaching… Are you on track with your plans for 2012 so far?  Is your Quarterly performance going to get you to your Five Year vision?

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May 24, 2012

So what did you miss in Atlanta?

If you weren’t able to be there last week at the Fortune Leadership conference in Atlanta, you really missed a treat. Jim Collins did another fabulous and inspiring job as the keynote...

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