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4 Themes at the Heart of “Transform, Perform, and Grow”

Volunteering, delivering papers, mowing lawns, and working in the family business as a youngster in Dubuque, Iowa, taught me a lot about helping others, and seeing what “success” looks like through their eyes. Ever since, I’ve had a drive and … Continue reading

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It’s Not Your Father’s SBA

Check your assumptions at the door. If you think the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is only there to make loans, and requires a deep dive into the land of bureaucracy, check again. I have worked with an array of entities … Continue reading

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Healthy enough to tap into the intelligence you have?

Healthy enough to tap into the intelligence that you have? Be Smart – but without Healthy, you lose competitive advantage. Lencioni tells it! http://ow.ly/yRhOt

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A Business Lesson On: Leave Room for the Unexpected

Story: Success by Mistake 3M allows employees 10% of their time to work on individually driven innovations. Spencer Silver, one of the participating chemists, performed an experiment in which he mixed an unusually large quantity of a polymer with a … Continue reading

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