Culture

How to Attract and Retain Top Talent

The economy is doing better for business in general and entrepreneurs specifically. That’s the good news. The downside is the battle for talent has heated up again. In recent surveys by major consulting firms, CEOs continue to identify finding the right talent as one of their biggest challenges. Larger companies have an advantage over smaller […]

Building the Right Culture – Going from Entrepreneur to CEO

As your company grows, the capabilities that got you to that growth may no longer serve you in the future.  The successful path from entrepreneur to CEO involves making changes in three key areas: Letting go of your role as Chief Sales Officer Disciplining yourself to Focus Building the Right Culture Last time we looked […]

When Merging Organizations, Don’t Forget Culture and Leadership

Summer with Scott – Article 5 The following article is a guest post from leading business consultant, Scott Edinger. Article Featured In: Tampa Bay Business Journal As the economy has been growing, so to has been deal activity with mergers and acquisitions on the rise. About half of my clients are involved or have been involved […]

Best Places to Work: Cultures Often Have These Key Elements

Summer with Scott Series – Article 1 The following article is a guest post from leading business consultant, Scott Edinger. Article Featured In: Tampa Bay Business Journal When you think of the best places to work, one of the critical factors to consider is that of culture. Culture supports strategy, facilitates change, establishes focus and creates […]

Change

“Who moved my equipment?” I demanded to know. It was hard enough to wake up this early in the morning and put on my sweats. When I walked into the gym, all the equipment was changed around – topsy turvy – with the free weights where the squat racks used to be. The regulars and […]