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Communication is Leadership – Kip Tindell Dallas Growth Summit

Posted by Douglas Wick on Thu, Nov 5, 2015

Verne Harnish has long lauded Kip Tindell’s book Uncontainable as one of the best business books he’s ever read. Perhaps it was my frame of mind or his voice, but I must confess that when I began listening to the audio version of Uncontainable I was less than impressed.  Kip is the voice on the audio version and I simply found myself losing interest as he continued to preach his philosophy on The Container Store and how he influenced its growth.

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Topics: Growth Summit, Conscious Capitalism, Uncontainable

3 Rules, 5 Attributes Make A Good Company Achieve Business Growth!

Posted by Douglas Wick on Thu, May 29, 2014

A number of books I’ve read this past year suggest that being a good company, having a Core Purpose (Patrick Lencioni’s The Advantage), and Brand Ideal (Grow by Jim Stengel) and focusing on the humanity of your business can make you not only more successful but more profitable.

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Topics: Good to Great, Business Growth, Good Company, Conscious Capitalism


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