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Five Steps to Optimizing Your Business Model

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I recently worked with eight CEOs/Executive Directors  (at a roundtable just for them) to explore optimizing their business model  as a critical element of creating sustainable high performance.   Click here for more pictures. These are the steps we explored: Step 1: Know your vision for your … [Read More...]

High Stress or High Performance?


Sustainable high performance means work flows; actions are productive and lead to important outcomes. There will be tension as you create the next iteration of your business, but there does not have to be stress. In my last blog post I suggested an easy assessment for you to diagnose where your … [Read More...]

Three Keys to Sustainable High Performance


As a business leader do you wonder: "How can I create a culture that consistently produces sustainable high performance?” I recently interviewed leaders from nine high performing organizations who shared their accomplishments and challenges in creating sustainable organizations.  Clearly three … [Read More...]

Praise for Skillful Means