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2021 We’re Halfway There… Livin’ on a Prayer

Normally around this time of the year, it’s good to pause and review our progress.  Take a minute to stop and review what's been going well so far this year, what's not, and plan how we can end the year strong.  But this year... 2020... Well, it hasn’t gone according to plan, right? I don’t know about you, but I’ve made almost no progress toward the goals I set for the year. Guess what? That’s okay.  Just because your goals took a backseat to the chaos doesn’t mean you’ve given up. We have all had to adapt and reprioritize for the next six months. We are in the middle of a global … Continue Reading »

Reopening Your Office Safely During COVID-19

As if living through a global pandemic wasn't enough — you're a business owner, so you have to become an expert on SBA loan guidelines and now learn all about CDC recommendations too? We're here to help you out. Here's the CDC's workplace decision tree and our advice about what to think about when reopening... Setting expectations By now, you should already be in near constant communication with your team on key office decisions in regards to how the pandemic affects your employee’s day to day work life. As you work on reopening it will be imperative to set crystal clear … Continue Reading »

Online alternatives to Vistage

“It’s lonely at the top” is a common expression for good reason — for CEOs, it’s especially true. Sure, you’re surrounded by people and if you’re fortunate — good people. But who do you talk to when you need someone with a similar perspective as you?  Family is unlikely to fully understand the intricacies of your industry and might not even know what it is you do all day. Employed friends might throw shade your way saying a version of, “Oh, please tell me how hard it is to be your own boss.” Neither camps truly get the unique pressures you face as a founder. People who haven’t walked in … Continue Reading »