Implementing Servant Leadership in Your Small Business

Wouldn’t it be nice to know that the leaders who report to you have strong servant leader skills? Once you begin solidifying your own servant leadership competencies, you can begin a strategy of implementing servant leadership in your small business. If you haven’t... Read »

Your Post COVID-19 Contingency Plan

Like Sept 11, 2001, the COVID-19 pandemic will be a pivotal event, changing the way we do things broadly and deeply. It’s too early to know how yet. And that’s what makes it difficult to plan. But plan we must. Every small business needs a “Post COVID-19 Contingency... Read »

Managing Your Small Business Beyond Covid

Small business leaders have been managing in crisis for about 6 weeks. As signs point to the beginnings of an economic restart, it’s time to think about managing beyond Covid. Managing beyond Covid doesn’t mean we’re not managing in a crisis mode anymore. We’re... Read »

Managing Your Small Business Through Coronavirus

If you’re asking yourself whether you’re managing your small business through coronavirus well or not, then you’re probably doing pretty well. As small businesses, we know you can’t afford to shut down. Nor can you let everyone work from home. We know you want to do... Read »

Top 10 Tips for Your Small Business Strategic Plan

We recently read an article that said a small business strategic plan is a a waste of time. We say “how can you possibly know where your small business needs to go if you don’t have a strategic direction?” There is amazing confidence that comes from the sure knowledge... Read »

When to Have an Accountability Conversation and How

Deciding if and when to have an accountability conversation with a team member is crucial in your small-mid size business. And once you decide to have an accountability conversation, there’s a process you can follow that will make it easier… even natural and... Read »