Vendors = Hidden Risks

Vendors = Hidden Risks

Vendors, suppliers, service providers, and consultants have become indispensable to many businesses.  “Vendor” is a generic term for many sales and service providers, such as couriers, cleaners, accountants, bookkeepers, strategy or insurance consultants,...
Transitions 3:  Action Steps

Transitions 3: Action Steps

Isn’t planning great?  Some folks seem to spend their time writing stuff down and never really doing anything, while others write what they just did on a To Do list so they can cross it off.  One of Yogi Berra’s quotes is, “If you don’t know where you’re going, you...
Transitions 3:  Action Steps

Transitions 2: Exit Stage Right

This is the second article about Transitions  – the ones you or your business could experience whether you plan for them or not! This Tip will provide an initial Checklist to help you get started on a graceful exit. It can’t cover everything: it’s intended to be a...
Transitions 3:  Action Steps

Business Transitions 1: Good News – Bad News

The Good News might be when your doctor says you’re as strong as a horse and you’ll live at least another 20 years! The Bad News is that now you can’t avoid completing the Transition Plan for your business, rather than just slipping out the back door! Planning of any...