Business Value and Growth

The 100MPH Fast Ball – Leading When Crisis Hits

2020-05-06T08:17:50-05:00By |Leading Your Business Through Transition, Succession Blog|

When a 100-mph fastball is thrown at your head, pretty good chance you’re going to end up on your butt trying to get out of the way! That’s what COVID-19 felt like when overnight our lives got turned upside down. But, my partner Jeff Bannon, who played 9 years of professional baseball, said, you [...]

Under Pressure – Strategies to Navigate Emotional Eruptions in the Family Business

2020-05-04T13:21:09-05:00By |Leading Your Business Through Transition, Succession Blog|

Family and business are challenging and can be frustrating when things are going well and “normal,” but when a crisis hits…pressure builds, and emotions can blow sky high. On the daily, it takes work from all parties involved to manage emotions. With the current pandemic we have greater uncertainty and anxiety about our physical [...]

Riding the Wave – Strategies for Multi Unit Franchisees to Survive and Thrive Post COVID-19

2020-05-04T19:24:29-05:00By |Leading Your Business Through Transition, Succession Blog|

The measures to stop the spread of COVID-19 have created swift change to our business environment.  Some business' have had to close while some are scrambling to implement new strategies to deliver products/services to generate revenue.  It may feel like you have been dealt a pile of lemons, however; their are ways to make [...]

Expanding Your Family Business In This Time Of Crisis-People, Partners and Community

2020-04-16T09:42:13-05:00By |Leading Your Business Through Transition, Succession Blog|

Family business is the bedrock of the American economy employing the largest percentage of employees. Why do so many people want to work in your business and other family businesses? Because they want to be a part of a Family. What is family? That group of people where you feel accepted, cared for, safe, [...]

Leading Through Transition- Virtual Conversation

2020-05-04T19:26:51-05:00By |Leading Your Business Through Transition, Succession Blog|

Our world is in a transition. And we have a choice - thrive or survive. COVID-19 felt like it happened overnight, without any warning, leaving many leaders scrambling to keep their teams engaged and productive. The COVID-19 pandemic represents one of many business transitions you will face as a leader. As you listen in, [...]

Video: Leadership in Times of Crisis – The OODA Cycle

2020-04-16T09:45:56-05:00By |Dr. Merlot, Leading Your Business Through Transition, Succession Blog|

In, "Leadership in Times of Crisis - the OODA Cylce," Loyd Rawls (Dr. Merlot) explains how and why you are a good leader; why you don’t need to worry; why you can project to those that are depending upon you: “We got this!! This is our time to shine!”  He also explains how you [...]