Category Archives: Business Strategy

What If Your Business Partner Is a Super Spender?

Albert Costill October 22, 2021 When it comes to business partnerships, there are several advantages. These might include complementary skill sets, dividing responsibilities, tax benefits, and reducing startup costs and risks. Unfortunately, partnerships have some disadvantages as well. Statistics show that up to 70% of businesses fail due to partnerships. After all, drawbacks to a … Continue reading What If Your Business Partner Is a Super Spender?

Why Trying to Be a Jack (or Jill) of All Things Can Crush Your Business

Karen Repoli May 25, 2021 Are you trying to learn everything about everything in an effort to save money? Sure, it’s tough to admit you need help but if you continue being everything to everyone, your business and YOU won’t survive or thrive! It’s just not sustainable. Do you want to be known as Walmart … Continue reading Why Trying to Be a Jack (or Jill) of All Things Can Crush Your Business

Imitation May Be the Sincerest Form of Flattery, But It Sucks as a Business Strategy

Dave Brock April 1, 2021 Sometimes when we lift our heads up and look outside our day to day work, our roles, and our companies, we look at others. We may look at our competitors and what they do. We may look at high performing companies, and what they do. We may look at individuals … Continue reading Imitation May Be the Sincerest Form of Flattery, But It Sucks as a Business Strategy

7 Ways Strategic Planning Increases Productivity

Rick Goodman March 27, 2021 There are many benefits to strategic planning and over the years I have discovered seven ways strategic planning increases productivity. Of course, there are more than seven ways strategic planning increases productivity however these have been the ones that have always given me the most benefit personally and professionally. As … Continue reading 7 Ways Strategic Planning Increases Productivity