4 Types of Employees Needed To Produce An Effective Team

By: Michele Thompson A Simple Truth . Take Four Types of Employees, Add a Dash of Creative Management, and Mix Well to Produce an Effective Team People ask what I think when it comes to managing teams. The simple answer is, “Whatever is needed to get the job done.” While this spontaneous statement sounds sarcastic, it opens the door to …

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Building Better Business Forecasts

By: Michele Thompson Develop Key Metrics . Nonfinancial metrics can greatly impact a company’s ability to create shareholder value. However, developing key metrics is no slam dunk. Here’s how finance can apply business intelligence to the mother lode of available data, improve the forecasting process and create performance reports that drive profitability. Wall Street analysts and prospective investors no longer …

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Make Your Connections Count

By: Michele Thompson CREATE A NETWORK.  CONNECT ENTREPRENEURS This group of people is called your “sphere of influence.” “Business success in business is not just about large sales volumes of products or services. It is about people.  People that need to know who you are and what your products or services do.  Your success is not solely dependent on your …

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