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Category: Culture

Your Impossible Standards Are Ruining Your Company Culture. Here’s How to Fix It

A few days ago I took my kids to the local public library. As I sat there in an uncomfortably small chair waiting for my oldest son to pick out another ninja book, I happened to overhear a father and a son at the table next to me. The boy, no more than eleven or […]

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6 Simple Things You Can Do This Week to Fix Your Company Culture

As a business coach, I often get the opportunity to coach not only the CEO but also some of their key employees. This strategy is very effective for a number of reasons, and it often allows a clients business to create better results in less time. One of our new clients came to us struggling […]

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6 Steps to Build Your Company Culture

Over twenty years now I’ve been coaching business owners on the value of building a systems driven company. But what about those situations that your staff finds themselves in for which there isn’t a clear system to lay out how best to handle it? This is where your company culture comes in. Your company culture […]

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7 Ways to Shape Your Company Culture

Following up on my earlier article on five concrete steps to begin to create your company culture, here are seven simple ways to reinforce and build the company culture you want. 1. Get clear on your goals and priorities. Your company culture needs to absorb what you consider most important – your company’s priorities and […]

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Five Concrete Steps to Lay the Foundation for Your Business Culture

I’ve been starting and scaling companies for 20 years now. And over that time I’ve coached hundreds of entrepreneurs to successfully scale their companies too. I believe strongly in well-designed processes and replicable business systems. But what happens when someone on your team faces a novel situation that just isn’t “covered” in the systems that […]

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A Simple 5 Step Process to Create Your Company Culture and Build an Owner Independent Company

Finally a simple, no-nonsense, concrete template to build the culture you want and reduce your company’s reliance on you.

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10 Tips to Align Your Goals, Priorities, Actions, and Company Culture

What if there was a magic concept that you could employ that would powerfully align your goals, priorities, actions, and company culture? In other words, your company would invest its best resources in alignment with its top goals. And each of your team would act daily in accordance with these priorities, letting these priorities and […]

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Making Systems Part of Your Company Culture

You’ve heard all the talk about the need to systematize things in your business, but how do you get your team to buy in? Here’s how you make systems part of your company culture.

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6 Tips to Build Company Culture

Company culture helps your team successfully handle novel situations. Here are 6 tips to more effectively build your company’s culture.

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5 tips to create your company culture

What Is Company Culture? We had a great one day workshop on Saturday to celebrate the launch of our new book SCALE: 7 Proven Principles to Grow Your Business and Get Your Life Back. This weekend we’re hosting our advanced workshop: The Leadership and Management Short Course for our Business Coaching Clients. That’s why today […]

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