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What Is a Plan?

I’m working with several businesses on different issues and the one thing they all have in common is they lack a plan. There’s an old expression about. We don’t plan to fail but fail to plan. But what is a plan? One business has personnel problems,...

I Am Taking You to Task!

Tisk tisk. Task, task, task, tasks. I am busy. Sorry, too busy. Can’t, busy. You busy? Yes, busy. Still busy. Friday. Wow, glad this week is done. Done. Get much done? Well done? Well, lots of tasks make for a busy week but not necessarily a productive week....

Feeling Stressed? Here’s Why

There is a cause for feeling stress in business. I see it every day. I experience it myself. The primary cause for stress in business, and perhaps other areas of life, is loss of focus. When I see an entrepreneur begin to get stressed out, I can just around and see...

Too Noisy

Is it just me or is the world getting noisier? Even the internet is noisy. People are noisy. Let’s lower the volume and do some thinking. Beeps, chirps and buzzes are everywhere. A trumpet blast tells you an email has arrived. The phone is buzzing. Some...

Game Theory is NOT a Game

Game Theory involves a mathematical study of solving the problem of achieving most beneficial outcomes for parties to a transaction. That’s a bit dry for a casual read so get it into practical terms. Game Theory, approached intelligently, is a strategy to...