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Making Family Business Work – Advice You Can’t Refuse

How can kin keep company and turn a profit? Few folks have better solutions than family business’ sage master, Tom Hubler. Since 1980, Tom has guided family firms in forging both emotional and fiscal equity, planning succession, and juggling individual…

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Bart’s Better Business Resolutions for 2019

What would you really like to have happen in your business…life… career in 2019? And more importantly, what changes do you need to make – what seeds do you need to plant now to bear fruit in the upcoming year?…

Company Culture – Yours for the Crafting

You can feel it when it’s really good – and you can smell it when it’s not. A company’s culture comprises the way it does business, the way staff and management interact, and more importantly the spirit and values behind…

Why Most Incentive Programs Fail Miserably

If you are very wise, or very greedy, or both, you want to give your team the very best incentives that encourage each member’s peak performance. Trouble is, that’s a surprisingly tough order. Most traditional reward systems motivate less than…

Leadership on the Fly – Effective Messaging

Leadership is an active verb. It is performed in swift succession throughout your daily encounters with all the folks you meet – with those you need to influence. Host Bart Jackson brings on board Chris Westfall, wise counselor to the…

How Ultra Tech Keeps on Top of the World

Air Liquide CEO Paul Burlingame reveals the secrets of cross-cultural business agility and  how to survive the current trade wars. If your job is to make and sell seemingly magic thin films, four-atoms thick, that keeps computer chips and solar…

Board Room Tales & Takeaways

Board Directors are challenged with bringing sanity and profit to their company.  They guide the founding CEO, prove compliance to government agents, plus discover and drive mergers that bring smiles to shareholders and clients alike.  Host Bart Jackson invites veteran Director…

A Gathering of Eagles– from MBA to Peer Grouping

There is nothing cookie-cutter about being an executive – no template, no recipe gives you the prowess you need to inspire people, design profitable tasks, and keep your firm growing. Your most effective way to learn the ropes comes from…

Old, Stand-alone Firms Topple – Here’s What’s Next

Ralph Welborn insists that a business revolution is underway that will make the old, stand-alone firm profitably passé. Instead of grinding out the stuff that a company makes best, forward thinking businesses are now seeking out major problems, actively collaborating with…