The contractor did remodels. He worked in the Chicago Suburbs and had a thriving business. The systems he’d developed built consistency and predictability. His team knew how to do their jobs, by following his precise systems. His firm had the area’s best reputation.Read More
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Verne Harnish’s focus on the first day of the Growth Summit Strategy provided some insightful ideas about strategy. Here’s the one that I thought was most thought provoking. Is your strategy a plastic cup or a fine wine glass? This question asks you to make a gut reaction to your strategy. That’s a good way to say do you feel solid about it or not? If you tapped your glass with a spoon would it get knocked over or would it hold up and ring true?