Aristotle said, “Excellence is never an accident. It is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, and intelligent execution.” His words ring true today as we focus on the intelligent execution of foundational tactics that will support our businesses in the new post-pandemic world.
Spring cleaning is all about clearing out the unnecessary to make way for a reset, a fresh start. In business, it means replacing outdated items and practices with what’s current, efficient, forward-thinking, smart and effective. And what better time to spring clean than in the spring!
These days, the art of gathering virtually has never been more important, and involves much sought-after organizational and hosting skills. In this post, we offer 10 Top Tips for creating and leading meaningful, memorable virtual meeting experiences, no matter what size the group.
What’s the deal with all the different ‘flours’ available now? Which varieties do we use, and when? Can we substitute them? It all depends on what we’re making, its particular purpose, and the specific ingredients for the result our recipe calls for. It’s no different in the world of business, where every successful venture has its own recipe for success.
In this post, we share an exercise for revisiting the 2020 calendar year and assessing each major event or initiative, project or appointment to determine if it added positively or negatively to your results over the past year. If it was positive, how can it be brought forward to 2021? If it was negative, what should we do to prevent it from recurring?
For a business to be successful, it’s important to express gratitude to your employees, your clients, and your business colleagues/collaborators. Gratitude is not costly. It simply requires mindfulness and commitment. In this post we provide examples of how to allow gratitude to circulate like electricity, promoting energy and valuable currency for your best life.
Businesses that have a Plan B for when their Plan A is impacted by today’s challenging environment are well positioned to survive and thrive moving forward. In this post, we provide an example of how we helped one organization do just that.
During these challenging times, it’s more important than ever to be flexible and responsive in how we cope with change. The businesses in the strongest positions today are those who have added a Plan B to their Plan A, based on time, quality and cost.
In-person events may be on pandemic-hold, but productive and highly enjoyable gatherings can still be organized online, including guest speakers, entertainment, and the active engagement of participants. It’s all about learning the tools to create and manage events virtually, a trend that is predicted to continue long after the pandemic ends.
The way we do business has changed during the pandemic, but not the importance of networking. Knowing how to meet “face to face” online with clients and connections, looking your professional best and presenting your brand are keys to sustaining and growing your business.