Strategy

The Four steps to Intentionally Creating Success

The Four steps to Intentionally Creating Success - Nearly half of new businesses fail within the first 5 years And one of the top reasons? No plan. Running a business without a plan is like trying to travel to a new place without a compass, a map or GPS. As a

  • March 16, 2022
Strategy

How Fear and Complacency Stand in the Way of Your Strategy

How Fear and Complacency Stand in the Way of Your Strategy By Alex Brueckmann A friend recently told me how much he enjoyed riding the ancient tractor they use in his family's forest: “There are so many moving parts, all running flat out all the time, and you have to be really

  • December 17, 2021
Strategy

The Business of Habits

The Business of Habits By Alex Brueckmann Habits are something mighty. So mighty they can destroy you: drinking, smoking, doing drugs, eating junk food. Other habits are less dangerous but harmful nonetheless: excessive social media consumption, binge watching your favorite streaming site, not getting enough sleep. Then there are healthy habits -

  • August 16, 2021
Strategy

Let’s unbuzz the buzzword Strategy

Let’s unbuzz the buzzword “Strategy” What Strategy is, and what it is not: If you asked five of your colleagues what 'strategy' is, the odds are that you will receive six different answers. They might range from “a plan of how we create value” or “our priorities for the next few

  • June 27, 2021