In 1991, I started my last company after a couple of years of thinking about it. A twelve-page business plan was written in the early morning hours that guided the company for 18 of its 25-year existence. My goals for dynamic living were clear, or so I thought. Writing the business plan for this … [Read more...] about Dynamic Living: The Principal of Learning
You sat by the pool over the weekend after an exhausting six week run in the business. You finally got a couple of days off. For your reasons, you’ve decided that you are ready to sell your business. Now what? The First Decision Drives the Rest Before you embark on making sure your business is … [Read more...] about I Decided to Sell My Business, Now What?
I am not sure who originally wrote this, but I am forever grateful. Learning to get out of my comfort zone started in my youth playing sports. I still remember a grade school basketball coach saying, "Jerkins, you can't get better if you don't try a new move. Quit doing what you've always done." … [Read more...] about The Comfort Zone
Year-end is a great time to reflect and conduct business planning. 2020 is about over, so if you’re like me you are wondering, now what? Covid19 reshaped how some businesses generate revenue or, in many cases, if they survived or not. If you had a business plan coming into this year, I'd bet you … [Read more...] about Strategic and Tactical Ideas For Business Planning In Uncertain Times