Why Having Feedback From An Outside Source Is So Important

I was reading through some of my favorite books this weekend (“Switch by Chip and Dan Health and “Influencer” by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, David Maxfield, Ron McMillian, and Al Switzler) as I was getting some ideas for an upcoming blog series on learning how to implement change. I came across some research that is absolutely fascinating about our perceptions …

Signs a Business Intervention is Needed

One of our core strengths is business intervention, which ultimately leads to the question “Really, how do you do that?” In one sentence it is: Stopping a business from going off a cliff or snapping them out of a period of no growth. In Franchising, I’ve seen 30 businesses with the exact same business model, marketing materials, etc who all …

Business Success Principle: Know where you are at, so you know how to get to where you want to go!

By: Bryan Rider Warning: Humility is needed for what is going to sound painstakingly obvious. If you want to make lots of money, look at the obvious! Humility hasn’t always been my strong point, and lack of it probably cost me $100,000 the first year running my company. I’m not only here writing interesting business ideas, I’m also a client! …

The 6 People You Need In Your Corner

Nothing incredible is accomplished alone. You need others to help you, and you need to help others. With the right team, you can form a web of connections to make the seemingly impossible practically inevitable. The Instigator: Someone who pushes you, who makes you think. Who motivates you to get up and go, and try, and make things happen. You …