How to Fix Virtually Any Employee Problem

How to Fix Virtually Any Employee Problem

Ever get frustrated with your employees? Ever give them something to do and they don’t get it done right? Or on time? Or at the right level of quality? Or for the right amount? Etc. If so, then you know the dilemma that every business owner/entrepreneur faces. In...
The Five Rhythms Your Business Needs For Total Alignment and Speed

The Five Rhythms Your Business Needs For Total Alignment and Speed

How do you feel about how your business executes what you set out to accomplish? Do you consistently execute on your strategic plans?  And how much are you in alignment? For example, if you were to pick a percentage, would you pick 100% of the time? 75% of the time?...
How to Pick the Right KPIs for Your Business

How to Pick the Right KPIs for Your Business

How many times have you created a plan for your business, gotten to the end of the year and realized you fell short … by a long shot? Chances are more times that you care to admit. Moreover, you probably spent a fair amount of time coming up with those plans … and on...
How to Run a Daily Meeting

How to Run a Daily Meeting

Before you run away from this idea (i.e. if you’re thinking, “I already have way too many meetings in my life”), just hang with me for a moment. As I wrote a few years ago, some of the most successful companies in the world use daily meetings (companies like Goldman...
What To Do When Your Team Is Behind On Their Targets

What To Do When Your Team Is Behind On Their Targets

We’ve all been there. You created a set of targets (e.g. KPIs or key performance indicators) for your team. And halfway through the quarter or halfway through the year you already know (and they probably know, as well), they’re not going to hit their targets. What...