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    3 Cloud Solutions that will Streamline your Back Office

    Posted by Scott Kenney on May 24, 2018 12:08:16 PM

    Over the last decade, the Business Productivity Software market has been flooded with new offerings. Cloud distribution has removed many barriers to entry, and as a result, new players are flowing in. This is good for those seeking to improve their business processes through technology, but also makes for an overwhelming task when wading through all the options and picking the right solutions.  

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    Topics: Insider, Takeaways, values, creative, brixey and meyer, Business Advisory, Scott Kenney, Business Technology, Cloud Solutions, Software

    Leadercast 2018: My Personal Experience

    Posted by Miranda Hawk on May 17, 2018 1:41:10 PM

    Two weeks ago I had the privilege of spending a full day investing in myself. I learned from leaders across the globe who have paved the way before me and were willing to share their stories and lessons on how I can lead myself more effectively, so that I may lead others. Learning new perspectives and valuable tips for self-evaluation and growth fueled my fire.  

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    Topics: Insider, BUSINESS PLANNING STRATEGY, Strategic Planning, Accounting, cpa, dayton cpa, cincinnati cpa, Takeaways, culture, values, brixey and meyer, miranda hawk, ohio, Leader, Leadership Advisory, Marketing, Business Advisory, Leadercast

    Communication is always evolving. So should you.

    Posted by Rachel Graves on May 16, 2018 1:34:21 PM

    Honing your communication and soft skills is not easy to do. Oftentimes the average employee figures out what works for them and sticks to it due to habit, time constraint or maybe simply because they don't see the need to change. I find myself having to intentionally set aside small pockets of time away from new projects and clients in order to even think about what I need to improve, let alone going about actually improving those things. 

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    Topics: Insider, Takeaways, values, creative, brixey and meyer, Business Advisory, Community Activism, Rachel Graves, Volunteer

    Align Your Strategic Approach

    Posted by Greg Meredith on May 8, 2018 11:49:02 AM

    Deciding on your Strategic Approach -- pursuit of opportunistic or prescriptive strategies -- is an essential element of strategic planning.  

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    Topics: Insider, Strategic Planning, Takeaways, values, creative, brixey and meyer, Greg Meredith, Sales, Strategy, Business Advisory

    First Steps in Selecting the Right Business Technology

    Posted by Jon Trunk on Apr 4, 2018 10:05:29 AM

    The RIGHT business software can be transformational when carefully selected and implemented, but the WRONG business software can crush morale, jeopardize organizational goals and create a resource-sucking vacuum. So, how can you take the first steps in the RIGHT direction?

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    Topics: Insider, Takeaways, values, creative, brixey and meyer, Business Advisory, Business Technology, Jon Trunk

    How to Grow Your Small Business

    Posted by Scott Kenney on Mar 27, 2018 9:45:56 AM

    If you own a small business, it's likely that you are familiar with the frustration of struggling to grow to that next level. Establishing your brand and an operating model that works are big hurdles for a young small business. Once these are achieved and the business is established, however, it can be difficult to know where to look to continue to grow. 

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    Topics: Insider, Takeaways, values, creative, brixey and meyer, Business Advisory, Scott Kenney, Growing, small business

    Community Activism: How it can build your personal brand

    Posted by Rachel Graves on Mar 20, 2018 11:00:00 AM

    Finding an extra 30 minutes in the day can be difficult enough to do. So, finding an extra 3-4 hours a week to voluntarily give away... why even consider it? With the ever-increasing social demand to work over 40 hours a week while dedicating enough time for your family and health, it's easy to see why volunteering becomes a low priority. There's just not enough time in the day for it.

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    Topics: Insider, Takeaways, values, creative, brixey and meyer, Community, Business Advisory, Community Activism, Rachel Graves

    Strategic Planning #3: The Essential Foundation

    Posted by Greg Meredith on Mar 13, 2018 10:11:54 AM

    A professional golfer and his caddie study a golf course prior to the start of a tournament. They collect important information in order to make better decisions and to prepare strategies for how they will play the course. In a similar way, a professional executive will proactively prepare for strategy formulation before making important strategy decisions. 

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    Topics: Insider, Strategic Planning, Takeaways, values, creative, brixey and meyer, Greg Meredith, Sales, Strategy, Business Advisory

    It's Time To Go ALL IN

    Posted by Nicole Kelly on Nov 28, 2017 9:26:19 AM

     

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    Topics: Insider, Takeaways, values, creative, new hire, brixey and meyer, Greg Meredith, Doug Meyer, Ryan Hawk, Learning Leader, Leader, Podcast

    The Right (and Wrong) Way to do Strategic Planning

    Posted by Nicole Kelly on Nov 17, 2017 1:15:19 PM

     

    Strategic Planning: What does it really mean? 

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    Topics: Insider, Strategic Planning, Takeaways, values, creative, brixey and meyer, Greg Meredith, Sales, Strategy