Dr. Merlot

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So far Dr Merlot has created 18 blog entries.

You Got This!

2020-03-24T13:05:35-05:00By |Categories: Dr. Merlot, Leading Your Business Through the Unknown, Succession Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Tough Times Never Last, But Tough People Do! In "You Got This!" Dr Merlot (Loyd Rawls' Alter Ego) shares encouragement and  reminds us that we have been here before, and the economy and business' have bounced back. With the right mind set anything is possible. Dr. Merlot will not let you leave this [...]

Dr. Merlot’s Perspective: Servant Leadership

2019-06-28T12:41:20-05:00By |Categories: Dr. Merlot|Tags: , |

The last discussion Loyd and I had revolved around leadership style. Specifically, we discussed the impact of those that manage from a position of power versus those who manage with personal influence. Today, businesses may hire employees, but what both the business and employee wants are to be team members. Therefore, a paradigm shift is [...]

Dr. Merlot’s Perspective: Growth of Lifestyle Motivation for Business Growth

2019-07-02T09:44:03-05:00By |Categories: Dr. Merlot|Tags: , , |

After an interesting golf game with Loyd, I was left contemplating why business owners often look at reasons other than their existing or potentially enhanced lifestyle when it comes to evaluating business growth. In the case of our conversation with Jack last month, Loyd and I had the opportunity to share with him why growth [...]