18/04/2024 No Comments

On Strategic Planning and Venice


My coach, Chris, says I should include more about what interests me in my blogs and emails. When it comes to strategic marketing, or any marketing for that matter, I trust Chris above anyone else on the planet. He taught me his engineered approach to marketing. When we first met, I’d been messing around with […]... Read More

21/03/2024 No Comments

Have You Got a Clear Vision for Your Business?


I’ve just finished reading Arnold Schwarzenegger’s latest book: Be Useful – Seven Tools for Life. His ability to create a clear vision and set non-negotiable goals to achieve that vision really is inspiring to me. When Arnold Schwarzenegger was doing publicity for his first movie, during a lunch interview, a sports columnist who had been tasked […]... Read More

11/01/2024 No Comments

Overcoming the Business Ownership Challenges of 2024


Business ownership has never been straightforward. However, as we step into the new year, it’s evident that business owners are navigating through an unprecedented array of challenges. The lingering economic impacts of the pandemic, along with the evolving dynamics of hybrid work environments, have created a landscape characterized by economic instability and financial pressures. Key […]... Read More

07/12/2023 No Comments

How To Run An Effective Annual Planning Session


As we near the end of another challenging year, it’s a good time to develop your plan for the upcoming 12 months so that you hit the ground running in the new year. However, as the old saying goes, “Plans are worthless, but planning is everything”. It’s really the process that is important in annual […]... Read More

30/11/2023 No Comments

The Four Critical Questions Your Business Plan Must Answer


If you or your business seem to be running without direction or purpose, then right now would be a good time to get some clarity. As the year draws to a close and we get ready to ring in the new year, it’s a very good time to develop your business plan for the upcoming 12 […]... Read More

23/11/2023 No Comments

5 Steps to Develop an Inspired Annual Plan


As this year draws to a close and we get ready to ring in the new year, it’s a very good time to develop your plan for the upcoming 12 months so that you hit the ground running in the new year. The purpose of your Annual Plan is to align your team and everyone […]... Read More