Inspiring Leadership and Employee Engagement Get the Most Out of Your Team

This blog originally published in Printing Impressions   Many of the leaders I’ve known had a way of wearing their emotions on their sleeves. When things were good, you knew it. And when things were bad, well, you knew it for sure. Some might call that having a passion for the business. You might also say […]


Tether, Fasten and Link Your Communication Efforts

This blog originally published in Printing Impressions   Tether, fasten, and link virtually mean the same thing — connect. So, what point am I trying to make? Getting connected to your customers, getting your services and technology connected, and getting your team connected have never been more important than it is today. Things move fast, clients […]


Your Leadership Team – Reaching Your Profit Potential

This blog originally published in Printing Impressions   What does your leadership team look like? It should include your key managers and company leaders, those who play a significant role in making your clients happy doing business with you, attract the best people, produce great work and — a byproduct of those efforts — help you to […]


Enabling Growth Through Leadership

This blog originally published in Printing Impressions   As organizations grow, their leadership needs change. As the business grows, the founder or owner transitions from operator to manager to leader. While this transition may sound rather simple, the mechanics of it can be a cause for distraction. It’s like that at the top, as well as […]

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Your People, the True Leading Indicator

This blog originally published in Printing Impressions   How much are you investing in your people? I’m not talking about wages and benefits, but rather their training and development, their growth in what they do in your business? Let me ask the question in a different way – are your employees engaged and excited about what […]


Your Sales Team, Today and Tomorrow

This blog originally published in Printing Impressions.   The effectiveness of the sales team remains an ongoing concern for most sales leaders and CEO’s in the Graphic Communications industry. How many of your reps made budget last year or increased their sales from the year before? Recently, several CEO’s I’ve spoken with have given up on […]