When you add a manager to a business, you add overhead. So the first effect of hiring someone to replace yourself as manager or supervisor - so you can work on your business instead of in it - is to take a real hit in profitability.Read More
How far can you take the idea of a guitar, and still end up with something recognisable as a guitar?Read More
Today somebody asked me to elaborate on what I mean by this:
'scaling successfully is about creating an ecosystem where others can lead'
Here goes.Read More
“Labor can and will become its own employer through co-operative association.”Read More
“How do I get my people to think like an owner?”Read More
You’ve put your heart and soul into building a remarkable business that does things differently.
Now you’re ready to scale.
But the last thing you want is to sell out to the same-old, same-old, corporate route to growth.
What if there were a new and different way to think about organising and growing your business, that takes the best bits of being small -Read More