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If you are considering starting a business, working through the first three chapters of our “Startup Roadmap: Your Guide to Successfully Starting a Business” short course is a good place to begin. It will help you identify some of the critical steps and challenges you will need to consider when starting a business.
10 easy-to-follow rules for conducting productive and effective meetings.
If the legal protection of the two types of these business entities is almost the same, which is better, corporation or LLC? Most of the time, the simple answer is this – an LLC is better. It’s simpler to form and it allows for the most favorable tax elections.
Businesses need mission statements to tell the public and especially their customers what it is the business does.
It takes more than a better mousetrap to be successful in business. The purpose here is to tell you what you need to be successful, in addition to the better mousetrap.
One of the early-developed lean tools, developed in the 1930’s, is The 5 Whys. It is a problem-solving technique developed by the founder of Toyota Industries Corporation, Sakichi Toyoda. It's also useful for solving your business problems, regardless of your industry.
I have had an exciting, intense and wonderful career as a management consultant and have worked with organizations around the world. I have worked with groups trying to chart their future, groups that were stuck trying to get to the future, groups that were locked in conflict, and all kinds of situations in between.