Category: Management Consulting

Category: Management Consulting

Color Outside the Lines


Color Outside the Lines When did you stop thinking like a child and turn into an adult?  When did you set aside wonder, play, imagination, and innocence to put on the…

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Tick Tock


Tick-Tock It is said that time stops for no one…no matter how much we need it to, or to have it at least slow down.  It is also said that time…

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Strategy of Informal Leadership


The strategy of informal leadership can be a key strategy in your success as a business, and in implementing new plans, processes, or products.  Let’s take a look at some…

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Using the Strategy of Informal Leadership


  Do you have informal leaders in your organization?  Someone that can either pull a team together or tear it apart?  You probably already know who it is–the one employee who…

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I Hate 4th Quarter


Yes, here we are—that scary time of year! No, not Halloween, or Black Friday, or even the madness of the shopping…..it’s that dreaded fourth quarter of the year.  The time…

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Strategic Planning: A Process to Success


 Did you know that October is International Strategic Planning Month?  Not a widely celebrated event—I doubt even Hallmark has cards to mark this momentous occasion.  However, it is the time…

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Are you Prepared for Change?


Summer is officially over.  Although the temperatures don’t yet reflect the change, we all know that cooler weather will happen.  As we approach fall and then winter, we make changes…

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Best Practices in Sustainable Business Design


Operational Strategies holds sustainability as one of our most important core values. Sustainability means many different things to different people. At Operational Strategies we break sustainability into three distinct, yet…

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Employing a Facilitator — Empowering Your Business


Hiring a facilitator – or consultant or strategist or planner – can be a daunting experience. First, you have to know what want to accomplish.  Do you believe your business is…

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Summertime — Work or Play


It’s amazing to me that it is June already.  One-half of 2013 is nearly complete.  Summertime invokes memories of lazy days, of going swimming, playing with my friends, family vacations…

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