Two Keys to the Successful Growth of Your Business

Most business owners want their business to grow. The challenge is that growth brings its own set of problems with it. I think two of the most critical issues related to growth are financing and leadership. One of my clients who has a manufacturing business in...

The Queen’s A Coach!

On my vacation last month, my mom and I went to see a movie of a live production of The Audience. This is a hot new play which ran from March 5 until June 15, 2013 in London’s West End, and starred Helen Mirren as Queen Elizabeth. They filmed one of the...

Do Less, Think More to Make Your Business Soar

Recently, I was so proud of one of my clients that I wanted to share his accomplishment with you (he gave me full permission to share his name and story). I’m not young enough to know everything, as J.N. Barrie, author of Peter Pan, was known to say. But one...

Never Do This In Public

Did you see the new story last week about Shoichi Nakagawa, the Japanese Finance Minister stepping down? At a recent news conference he was so drunk he could hardly speak and or hold up his head. Apparently Japan is suffering it’s worst period economically since...

Leveraging Your People

One of my clients has worked for the same family-owned business for over 25 years. Although she’s not one of the family members, she’s a hardworking executive, truly dedicated to the company’s success. I was shocked to learn recently that she’s...

The Secret To Doubling Your Referrals

A colleague of mine highly recommended Dan Sullivan’s How The Best Get Better, an audio/booklet package. Dan shares six concepts and six strategies that truly get right to the core of how to focus strategically and thrive in the 21st century. With Strategy #5 he...