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A Tool to Quickly Assess Your Business

I am on the team of PointForward and we have developed the Business Health Assessment.  It is a powerful tool created through more than 15 years of experience working with companies such as Google, Verizon, AOL, Associated Content, Mapquest, Parexel … Continue reading

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Five Business Lessons from The America’s Cup Race

On Friday, September 20th I went to the Embarcadero in San Francisco to watch the America’s Cup Races. It was tremendously exciting to feel all the energy and see all the people. At that moment, it felt like New Zealand … Continue reading

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A Budget is a Bra for Your Business

Guest post by Anne Maxfield Accidental Locavore If you can figure out a 20% discount on a pair of shoes faster than you can on giving an employee a 10% commission on gross profit, then you’re ready to join Wendy … Continue reading

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Look Back, to Move Forward

In looking ahead to plan next year, what is important to you in 2013? What do you want this next year to be about? I believe if we do not create the map for where we want to go, we … Continue reading

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Why Small Businesses Fail

Fifty percent of marriages fail. We all know that. We’ve heard that statistic for many years. When a marriage fails, people often go and try again. Some – multiple times. I’ve had a do-over myself. Fifty percent of small businesses … Continue reading

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Business Planning for Tomorrow

“Yesterday is yesterday, today is tomorrow”. A passionate executive from a major tech company said this at a meeting last week. It certainly speaks to the urgency that we find in business today. You’ve already lost today when it begins … Continue reading

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