Kurt Avarell — May 22, 2019 — May 22, 2019 This year was the first tax season both accountants and taxpayers saw the effects of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act in action. Some taxpayers were happy with the changes they saw to their tax returns and some were not. If you fell into the … Continue reading 5 Planning Tips for 2019 Taxes
Kara Perez — April 19, 2019 — April 19, 2019 If the big business media outlets are right, every entrepreneur out there is working 17 hour days starting when they’re 16 years old. We live in a culture of hustle in the US. We’re surrounded by stories of super successful people who push themselves to … Continue reading How to Build Time Off Into Your Business Plan
Julie Winkle Giulioni — April 15, 2019 Follow @julie_wg — April 15, 2019 For decades, leaders have been advised to generate missions and visions as a way to focus and drive organizations into the future. Countless workshops and books outline the “how-tos” associated with arriving at those just-right words that will galvanize teams and deliver … Continue reading Vision: It’s a Verb!
Larry Kim — March 12, 2019 Follow @larrykim — March 12, 2019 Whether you want to create the next unicorn startup or lay the groundwork for a successful and sustainable business, the process starts with your business plan. Every business plan should include the following elements: Executive Summary: Start off with an overview of your … Continue reading Where to Find Hundreds of Business Plan Examples
Ken Thoreson — March 4, 2019 Follow @/KenThoreson — March 4, 2019 Planning for a successful business has distinct dimensions and you can do a better job if you tackle each of these separately. Firstly, you have to develop your general business idea into a viable business proposal. Secondly, you have to add specifics to … Continue reading Comprehensive Planning for Your Business
Ceilidh Kurkoski — February 21, 2019 — February 21, 2019 Have you reached a stale point in your career and found yourself lost on what to do next? Alternatively, have you considered a promotion and found it’s just not a role you want to accept? Perhaps you’ve hit a wall on the corporate ladder. There … Continue reading One Step Back, Two Steps Forward
Eric Vo — January 4, 2019 — January 4, 2019 As a business owner, you’re investing a lot in your business to help it grow and succeed. But is the direction you’re taking your business the right move? Have you thought about what you want your business to accomplish in the short and long term? … Continue reading Creating a Strategic Plan to Set Your Business Up for Success
Susan Gilbert — January 2, 2019 Follow @SusanGilbert — January 2, 2019 10 Business Goals for Success in 2019 Setting our business goals helps us remain focused and driven as we move through the holidays and into the new year. This could be continual education, personal development, a career change, or a financial overhaul — … Continue reading Create Your Success Plan in 2019 With These 10 Business Goals
Angela Ruth — December 29, 2018 — December 29, 2018 Most of us have experienced a flash of insight that gets us excited about the possibility of a business. Some of us have taken the time to brainstorm and transform that flash of insight into a verifiable idea. Far fewer of us have turned that … Continue reading How to Create a Business Plan in a Single Day
— December 22, 2018 Strategic planning takes a lot of effort and collaboration, but you haven’t reached the finish line after building a strategy map or Balanced Scorecard—you’re just at the start. The hard part is accomplishing everything you and your leadership team put into that five-year strategic plan. Many organizations face the same execution … Continue reading Why Is It So Hard To Execute Your Strategic Plan?