Crossing out Plan A and writing Plan B on a blackboard.
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November 21, 2013, No comments

More in Less. Every business owner should have a big vision for where they are going and a clear mission statement for building a great result for their clients. Behind […]

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Chuck Blakeman: How to Get Five and a Half Months Off Every Year

November 20, 2013, No comments

After 15 years of not. Two partners I’m working with are doing $40 million a year with 35 employees. For years they’ve had 2-4 weeks of distracte ...

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Chuck Blakeman: Why Africa (& the world) should reject Gladwell’s “Outliers”

October 23, 2013, No comments

Victimology doesn’t work. I read Malcolm Gladwell’s book “Outliers” while in the poorest part of the poorest country on earth. Gladwel ...

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Chuck Blakeman: 264 banks on the wall, 264 banks…

October 17, 2013, No comments

Relentless beats smart all day long.  Banks blow chunks when it comes to small business support. Everybody knows it (including the bankers). But ever ...

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    Steve Strauss: Fall Business Planning
    September 30, 2013, No comments

    Most of us probably spend too much time immersed in the day-to-day minutiae of our business. And, while understandable, it may also be true that if you do not have […]