Tag: operations assessment

Tag: operations assessment

Business Strategy Consulting Is Critical For Small Business


Too often, organizations that need business strategy consulting are the same ones that would never think of hiring a third party to help them. Huge corporations use business strategy consultants to assist with a…

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A Business Diet Plan That Works


Most businesses today, much like people in general honestly, are running in many different directions. Heck, I bet you even know folks that have multiple calendars and might actually have…

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Metrics – Friend or Foe?


Budgets and metrics are two tools that can either be your friends or foes.  As the executive leader of your organization, you determine in which category they fall for  you…

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Creating the Future With Why


We do business strategy consulting.  But what keeps us going client after client is the why we do it.  As a group, we enjoy teaching executive leadership and their companies…

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Strategic Common Courtesy


Earlier this week while I was sitting in downtown Austin, I witnessed a bizarre and unfortunate accident.  The driver of an 18-wheeler, making a right turn, did not see the…

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Leadership Lessons Learned in Childhood


Anybody who knows me knows that I can talk.  I often laugh that I am still making up for lost time.  You see, I had a speech impediment as a…

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Are You Choosing To Have an Inefficient Organization?


It is not uncommon for a management consultant to identify inefficiencies during a client’s operations assessment.  However, lately I have met with several companies that have identified their own inefficiencies…

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Learn to 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 drab attributes of…

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A Healthy Brain Organization


I have always been fascinated with the human brain.  I enjoy reading research studies about it in relation to the workplace.   I admit it; I actually enjoy leadership workshops dedicated…

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Communication is a Strategy


I have never understood the phenomena of executive leadership that do not listen to their employees.  Frequently, I go to a client’s site to perform an operations assessment and discover…

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