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5 Lessons from the Trump Campaign

5 Lessons from the Trump Campaign Most business people are thinking about the impact of Trump's presidency on their business. We may be able to have a greater impact on our businesses by focusing on lessons from his winning campaign strategy. When an outcome so shocks the common wisdom, there must be factors at play [...]

By | January 6th, 2017|Categories: Forecasting, Lessons Learned|Tags: , , |0 Comments

When Flipping a Coin is Being More Decisive

When Flipping a Coin is Being More Decisive Jess, the owner of a small business, is upgrading an important piece of equipment used in the company’s manufacturing process. The decision has narrowed down to two pieces of equipment and the company’s CFO has compared the financial impact of the two choices. Both options produce very [...]

By | January 6th, 2017|Categories: Decision Making|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

3 Methods to Create More Time in Your Day

3 Methods to Create More Time in Your Day There is a great deal of business advice for CEOs and business owners available on LinkedIn and other sources. Some of it is excellent, but even if you only read the best of the best, implementing those ideas is difficult. There are many time management tools [...]

By | January 6th, 2017|Categories: Decision Making, Productivity|Tags: , , |0 Comments

3 Questions to Ask Before Making Important Decisions as a CEO

3 Questions to Ask Before Making Important Decisions as a CEO A CEO operates in a world of continuous change with constant demand for decision making. Since most decisions involve a forecast of the future uncertainty is a given. Being able to make decisions quickly (decisiveness) is a critical CEO skill. As a CEO successfully [...]

By | January 6th, 2017|Categories: Decision Making, Forecasting|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Embrace Uncertainty

Embrace Uncertainty Embrace uncertainty. I am a big fan of Excel, having been blown away when I first saw the power of Visicalc on an Apple. Unfortunately the analytical power of Excel sometimes leads us to depend too much on the forecasts we develop with it. We live in a world full of uncertainty, both [...]

By | January 6th, 2017|Categories: Forecasting|Tags: , , , |0 Comments