Business Success

The Ultimate Guide To Effective Goal Setting

With the start of a new year and a new quarter, individuals and organizations are planning what they hope to accomplish by writing goals.  The exercise of writing down goals is extremely effective. You’re 42% more likely to achieve a […]

Top 50 Motivational Songs Playlist

Music for Your Culture One of the best parts of working in a growing business is the creation of new rituals that become part of the company culture. These rituals keep employees engaged and motivated and help the team celebrate […]

3 Ways Technology Will Improve Strategic Planning in the 2020’s

Blast from the Past Picture the workplace of 1999.  Executives set strategy in closed-door meetings. Plans are compiled and shared with management in large three-ring binders. Employees track metrics in Excel spreadsheets and share them on floppy disks. Flash forward […]

Align CEO Doug Walner on the Scaling Up Business Podcast

Last week, Align Technologies CEO Doug Walner joined business coach Bill Gallagher to discuss his past experience scaling and selling companies and current work helping others scale using Align. Doug brings his unique perspective and 20+ years experience in growing […]

Too many apps at work? Time for a better way

At work and at home, our lives are cluttered by the apps we use. The average person has 60-90 apps installed on their phone, uses 30 each month, and opens 9 daily.  Just as “subscription creep” quickly leads to more […]

Jack of All Trades, Master of All: The Well-Rounded CEO

In the ultra-competitive world of scaling businesses, the success of a company is often determined by the strength of its CEO. The job continuously presents new challenges, and, in order to go from good to great, CEOs must constantly evolve […]