Sustainability

There’s been a lot of talk recently about “sustainability” – in our environment, in our personal and working lives, and increasingly as a business management concept.  And many people will have different opinions about what business sustainability even means, in business terms (here’s an explanation from Investopedia that we like a lot).   At the…

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Working on your business

There are times when every business faces obstacles to “business as usual”, and it can’t keep on doing what it has always done before, for reasons beyond its control – eg the 2020 Coronavirus Crisis.  For many business owners and leaders, you might find those periods will prevent you from “working in your business” as…

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value of your business

In times like this, it can be really tempting to make big cut backs in staffing, marketing, business development, product innovation… you name it, to preserve your cash reserves and financial assets when new orders might be drying up, or confirmed orders are being cancelled.  But never cut business value, if you can avoid it.…

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Balanced Scorecards

Recently my colleague Tim Sternberg has discussed ways that any business owner can create a “Strategic Plan on a Page” and also how important good data is to all businesses, including ways to make Big Data work for even small businesses.  Now I’d like to discuss how Strategic Dashboards will help you execute your business…

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