How To Manage Risk in Your Business

 

"The biggest risk is not taking any risk...In a world that changing really quickly, the only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is not taking risks."

– Mark Zuckerberg

When it comes to dealing with risk management in your business, it’s easy to view the problem as something to immediately solve. We tend to take on the approach of...

What A Perspective Shift Could Do for Your Company

“To change ourselves effectively, we first had to change our perceptions.”

- Stephen R Covey

For many businesses, especially longer running companies, it can be easy to stick to simply “what works,” and refuse to be forward thinking and open for change. But this sort of stagnation can be detrimental to you and your business, especiall...

How to Get the Attention Your Business Deserves

“Marketing is no longer about the stuff you make, but about the stories you tell.”

- Seth Godin, Marketer and Author

For many leaders, establishing a potentially profitable product or service is only the first step in maintaining a successful business. No matter how solid your service may be, if you are not able to reach a sufficient numb...

What’s Stopping You from Innovating?

“Unless you stay focused on innovation, you can be disintermediated.”

- Ruth Porat, CFO of Google parent company, Alphabet

If you think about it, almost every business starts with innovation. Your product, service, or organization was created with the intention to carve a new space in the market, cultivate a new idea, and/or provide someth...

How to Foster the Culture You Want

“A company’s culture is the foundation for future innovation. An entrepreneur's job is to build the foundation.”

- Brian Chesky, Co-founder and CEO of Airbnb

Though general business success is on the minds of most people, it is becoming more and more obvious that a winning internal company culture can be a key factor in the retention of

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Finding Great Employees is Easier Than You Think

“You can dream, create, design and build the most wonderful place in the world…but it requires people to make the dream a reality.”

- Walt Disney

For many companies, hiring can be a difficult process. Finding people who are qualified is one thing but finding someone who is a perfect fit for your business is another. And in the modern wo...

Understanding Your True Value

"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."

-Colin Powell

Knowing your worth as a company or business is essential in more ways than one. It is of course necessary in deciding the direction and future plans of your business. With accurate evaluation of your assets, personnel, and gen...

Finding Funding

“You don’t need to have a 100-person company to develop that idea.”

-Larry Page

Finding funding for personal and business ventures has always been one of the more difficult obstacles facing emerging entrepreneurs. This is most true for newer and smaller businesses as well as inventors and creatives. With the increasing technological adv...

What Return on Investment can Company Retreats Provide You?

“No matter how brilliant your mind or strategy, if you’re playing a solo game, you’ll always lose out to a team.”— Reid Hoffman, Co-founder of LinkedIn

A great company retreat has the ability to transform and renew both your company and employees. If done right, it can provide you and your company an enormous return on investment.

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Tiger’s Success and Iconic Victory at Augusta

“Never listen to other people’s expectations. You should live your life and live up to your own expectation.” -Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods is undoubtedly an inspirational person. He has battled through countless injuries and surgeries. Many believed he was done and would never be able to return to a fraction of his once dominating form, let a...