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In Constant Fire-Fighting Mode? A Business Operating System Can Help

Posted by John Boudreau on Jun 5, 2018 3:59:54 PM

In my recent blog post, “Seven Signs You Need A Business Operating System”, I called out the seven common problems that small businesses face and how those problems can be solved using a business operating system.

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Topics: Problem Solving, fire-fighting

How Treating Your Business Like an ER Can Seriously Reduce Your Stress

Posted by John Boudreau on Sep 23, 2016 1:54:53 PM

It seems like a common theme. As a business owner you're too busy putting out fires or dealing with the priorities which are right in front of you to stop and plan out your next move.

This makes your next move less strategic and more feeling-driven which causes you to spend more time firefighting which in turn gives you even less time to be strategic…It’s a vicious cycle.

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Topics: company goals, fire-fighting, priorities

Why You Should Love Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

Posted by John Boudreau on Mar 2, 2016 3:27:19 PM

 

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Topics: KPIs, metrics, fire-fighting, Dashboards