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Help your business grow by getting out of the way! Part 3

In part 1 you determined the strategic vision of your business, then in part 2 you went about marketing that vision. Now, you need to put systems in place so that you the owner are not a part of the business, so that it runs (profitably!) without you. To do this requires a thorough analysis… Continue reading Help your business grow by getting out of the way! Part 3

Business Growth Articles · strategic vision · systems

And now to rate your business…

In reply to my post about “good leaders” yesterday I received this modified version by Roy Chambers: Roy Chambers • “Exactly John, and I think that we can also apply this to businesses. If a business is a leader it meets many criteria on your checklist, especially trust. We buy brands that we trust and… Continue reading And now to rate your business…

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My unexpected visit to the Emergency Department!

Yes, that’s right even though I have been involved in many lean programs to improve operational efficiencies in various industries over the years I was shocked to see a perfect example of it in action in the local Gold Coast Hospital surgery theatre.(I was there for an emergency procedure after being attacked by a very agressive roaming Rottweiler… Continue reading My unexpected visit to the Emergency Department!

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The 5 critical steps to turning your business into a profit machine. Step 3

In step 2 we worked on  marketing your vision and the strategies you needed to put in place to tell your target market all about your USP. Now, it is time to begin automating your business, putting systems in place to allow you to continue working on the bigger picture rather than the day to day.… Continue reading The 5 critical steps to turning your business into a profit machine. Step 3