Category: Strategic Planning

Self-Coaching Formula

Business transition invariably involves a lot of moving parts. And sometimes things just don’t add up. You run short of cash, can’t find good people, can’t find the tech help you need etc. For one reason or another, you’re feeling pressured and sometimes there’s no one at hand to...

How Jennifer Downsized…and Doubled Her Business

I enjoyed catching up with immigration lawyer Jennifer Roggeman a couple of weeks ago at Kitchener’s Ben Thanh Restaurant.  It’s been great fun supporting Jennifer in “doing the right things right” over the last few years.  Through implementing best practices in a number of areas, Jennifer has managed to...

4 Things to Do Before Visioning

 Have you set your vision and goals for 2016 yet?   No?   Good…I’ve caught you at the right time. I rarely recommend starting with vision and goals when looking to the future. It’s just that certain other basics are important to cover first. Otherwise it’s all too easy to chase...

The Top 5 Questions to Ask When Starting or Growing a Business

Whether you’re starting a brand new business, or seeking to grow an established one, there is one key principle that should always be top of mind… Stay focused on the customer. In the hurly-burly of business life, it’s easy to get sidetracked by all sorts of issues that in...