5 Indicators That Your Company Has Hit the Ceiling

I recently had a conversation with a business owner at a coffee shop who has created a very successful and progressive organization with a very cool culture that reflects his personality. Just that morning, he had heard about EOS® from a peer and thought it could solve some of his challenges. He said that as [...]

2017-09-25T12:46:56+00:00September 25th, 2017|Blog Articles, Company Growing Pains, Small Business|Comments Off on 5 Indicators That Your Company Has Hit the Ceiling

One Company’s Sure-Fire Method to Avoid Growth

Years ago, I was calling on the owner of a fairly good-sized manufacturer. He proudly gave me a tour of his facility, commenting on each department. He clearly understood the areas that were working, as well as the challenges he faced—including the role of his leadership team, which consisted of working managers. When we got [...]

2017-09-04T12:46:29+00:00September 5th, 2017|Company Growing Pains, Leadership, Small Business|Comments Off on One Company’s Sure-Fire Method to Avoid Growth

You Won’t Get a Stronger Business by Doing the Same Thing

By Ken Bogard Have you ever witnessed a business crumble right before your very eyes? Have you ever seen an organization with potential that went absolutely nowhere? Some businesses fail and some businesses with full potential sit locked away. There are many reasons why businesses fail: under-capitalization, poor leadership, adverse market trends, lack of customer [...]

2017-08-07T15:10:06+00:00August 7th, 2017|Blog Articles, Company Culture, Company Growing Pains|Comments Off on You Won’t Get a Stronger Business by Doing the Same Thing

Is Your Business Structured Like a Race Horse or a Platypus?

Most companies end up structured in a way that is very unintentional. Recently I told a new client that many companies end up with an organizational structure that looks much more like a platypus than the stallion your company needs. They got a chuckle out of this. I soon learned that the nervous laughter was [...]

2017-02-14T02:35:57+00:00February 14th, 2017|Accountability, Blog Articles, Company Growing Pains, Difficult Decisions, Leadership, Simplify, Small Business, Structure, Team Health|Comments Off on Is Your Business Structured Like a Race Horse or a Platypus?

You have to do something Scary

October 12, 2015 I think the timing of this post is apropos as Halloween is right around the corner. Halloween. The time of the year that it is “okay” to do something scary. It would be my hope though that you wouldn’t wait till October every year to do something scary. We find that great [...]

2017-01-02T21:15:04+00:00October 12th, 2015|Blog Articles, Company Growing Pains, Difficult Decisions, Leadership|Comments Off on You have to do something Scary