Mistakes To Avoid

Productive Spring Cleaning

What's the fastest way to improve your business productivity? Many organizations have their hands full setting basic priorities, getting things done on time and on budget, keeping everyone safe, and staying focused on the job. There's so much "noise" in today's business world it's hard to know who's on first - with online orders, just-in-time [...]

The Power of Dull, Boring Maintenance

Infrastructure is something we all depend on, yet take for granted. Roads, bridges, reservoir dams - without them, we wouldn't be able to get to work, run errands, or have drinking water. We never think twice - it's all just there. We think, "I'll drop this off at the Post Office, and then pick up [...]

Are Your Contracts a Time Bomb?

Contracts are an essential - and very dangerous - part of business life, and one of my critical “black holes” that can shut you down. They can be as simple as a handshake, or as elaborate as running into hundreds of pages (neither are recommended). They are the spark behind buying, selling, and all business [...]