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Driving Business Value

Submitted by Rick Baker – Spirited Leaders A business owner drives business value by understanding self and understanding others, exercising self-control and influencing others to do the same, focusing on talents and strengths, planning the work and working the plan, making errors and learning from those errors, achieving small successes and converting them into larger […]

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There are 2 types of busy in business

Submitted by Rick Baker – Spirited Leaders I think there are 2 types of busy in business: There’s good-busy There’s ?-busy When business people tell me they are ‘too-busy’ I am uneasy because I have no place in my brain to file that type of busy. So, I either wonder if they are telling me […]

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If I was your CEO, I would…

Submitted by Rick Baker – Spirited Leaders If I was your CEO, I would: 1. Create an organization chart, clearly spelling out the key roles and activities required for success in 2013 in this industry sector.   2. Create a clear written Vision statement, describing what I want to see in 3 years…complemented by 3 personal stories […]

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Are you updating your business tools?

Submitted by Rick Baker – Spirited Leaders About Tools & Business Improvements It started with rocks and sticks. In our early days, we used them to do work. We needed them to perform what our bodies could not do. We used tools to make work easier and less risky. We used rocks to injure prey. […]

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The Right Structure at the Right Time

Submitted by Rick Baker – Spirited Leaders Bio: Sabrina is a senior manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) and is the leader of the Private Company Services – Integrated Solutions group. She specializes in tax, working with owner managers on effective tax planning including structuring, estate and succession planning. There are many benefits to private business […]

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