Strategy Choices and Long Term Plans

Ask ten business people what strategy is, and most will give the same answer: Strategy is a long-term plan. My undergraduate students give a similar reply on the first day of my strategic management class. Besides, many folks use the word to inflate the importance of their activities. One business executive bragged, “I am excited because after […]

5 Life Planning Steps for Career Professionals

Many people are unfulfilled and trying to get unstuck in their life or career. Often they can’t pinpoint why they feel the way they do. They just know they aren’t happy, and they may have no idea how to make themselves happy. Our work together is focused on helping them figure out their passion, and […]

7 Must-Learn Principles About Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point

The food service industry faces a range of challenges that can impact their organizations’ overall operations. To retain their competitive edge, managers are always on the lookout for better strategies to run a hotel, bakery, cafe or restaurant. From conceptualizing the right menu, addressing staffing concerns, improving customer engagement and marketing, and increasing cash flows […]