What’s more important, the pursuit of Profit or the pursuit of Growth? Well, I have some definite opinions I share with the MBA students at the University of Tampa. This is a copy of a presentation I am giving this week.
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Category: Things to Manage
It seems like everywhere I turn these days someone is talking about using one assessment tool or another, from the old stand-by, Meyrs Briggs, to some very sophisticated profiling programs. Even though it may be new to some, in the work I do for Ideasphere, I have been using many of the same tools for […]
It’s a funny thing trying to explain to my mom, who never finished elementary school, what I do for a living. “When are you going to get a normal job?” is a frequent question. After trying to explain what I do unsuccesfully for many years, I decided the best thing to do was to tell […]
The 30/30/30/10 Observation Most people in operating positions tend to spend most of their time putting out fires. That does not make them "Operators." It just makes them operations people. A good operator spends his or her time "walking around" the operation. I always found that good operators spend 30% of their time doing "the […]