Posts Tagged 'optimizing business potential'

Love at Work Really? Really!

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Love at Work Really? Really!

What is your initial reaction when you hear that successful CEOs, owners and executives want more fulfillment, love and meaning in their businesses, not just their lives?  If your response is, “Love at work really – come on, work is not the place for love!”   Then possibly it’s simply a difference in definitions, beliefs and expectations of love that creates this misunderstanding.  Before you read on it would be helpful for you to consider and answer:

  • What does love at ...
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Breakthrough Success Strategy™ for Top Line & Bottom Line Growth

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Breakthrough Success Strategy™ for Top Line & Bottom Line Growth

Over the past 9 blogs we’ve taken the opportunity to gain greater clarity into the Soul of your business, with that insight let’s consider how it fits within the bigger context of your business.  If you missed the last 9 issues, we’ve just finished taking a journey into The Soul of A Business™ to gain clarity for each of the 9 core elements (as listed in image).

The Soul of A Business is what leadership, employees and customers (The Business Trinity™) align to. Creating and maintaining this ...

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The Soul of A Business™: People

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The Soul of A Business™: People

As we near the end of our journey into the soul of your business, we have two very important core elements that remain: People and Relationships. While Love is the core element that fuels the heart, People and Relationships are the heart because companies, especially professional service firms, cannot survive without them.

Over the past several months I’ve been reading and hearing about the increase in employees who are choosing to leave their employers. It’s my belief that employee turnover will ...

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The Soul of A Business™: Spirit

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The Soul of A Business™: Spirit

Now that you’ve stepped back to gain clarity and refine your Mission, Vision, Values, Principles and Culture it’s time to consider the Spirit of your company. Spirit is the sixth core element that makes up The Soul of A Business™.

Spirit is the essence that arises from the collective oneness of a company. It is the strongest when unity exists within The Business Trinity™ (leadership, employees and customers) and The Soul of A Business’s 9 Core Elements. When this unity exists, ...

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The Soul of A Business™: Values

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The Soul of A Business™: Values

Our journey into The Soul of A Business™ continues with the third core element, Values. Understanding and remaining aligned to our Values is critical for greater health, happiness, success, meaning and fulfillment in life and business.

As the CEO, owner or top executive within your company, the business’ Values tend to mirror your personal values because we stand on our values no matter where we’re standing. While Values and Principles are frequently used synonymously, Values are what we stand for and ...

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The Soul of A Business™: Vision

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The Soul of A Business™: Vision

What would we be without a vision? Leaders always have a vision; a dream of where they want to go, who they want to become or something they want to accomplish. Visions cause us to stretch, grow and take quantum leaps to achieve what we know is truly possible.

As we grow and evolve new possibilities emerge. Our visions must grow and evolve with us, making them somewhat dynamic. As with anything dynamic, the clarity of vision will fluctuate within a range ...

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The Soul of A Business™: Mission

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The Soul of A Business™: Mission

Clearly defining the soul of your business is critical to achieving a higher level of success.  Over the next 9 articles I’ll provide valuable insights and actionable strategies you can use to gain/regain clarity on each of the 9 core elements that compose The Soul of A Business™. Those 9 core elements are:   Mission, Vision, Values, Principles, Spirit, Culture, Love, People and Relationships.

This week we begin with Mission.  What is the Mission of your business that passionately burns deep within ...

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The Heart of Breakthrough Success

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The Heart of Breakthrough Success

Relationships. People. Love. When high in quality, these are the heart of Breakthrough Success™. Without relationships, people, and love we are unable to build the solid foundation required to move confidently forward to break through unseen boundaries that keep us from achieving what’s possible.

Our potential is infinite, yet too many times we box our and our businesses’ success in through our beliefs, words and actions. To pursue our infinite possibilities we must ...

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