Doug and Polly White
Doug and Polly White own
Whitestone Partners Inc., a management-consulting firm that specializes in helping small businesses grow profitably. They are also co-authors of Let Go to GROW, a bestselling book on why some businesses thrive and others fail to reach their potential.
Analyzing this helpful tool is essential to being able to run your business successfully.
In general, company credit cards are more trouble than they are worth. Consider these two scenarios before making a decision.
Unfortunately, fraud extends to job candidates, so make sure to do due diligence and verify the details.
When you face challenges, follow these tips to make your company stronger.
No higher-level math is required. Instead, what's needed is a down to earth, common sense approach.
Qualities and characteristics should be looked at, but the only metric that really matters is results.
This numeric value is super critical as it affects the profit you'll get from a deal.
The "one price fits all" philosophy does not work in all industries and under all circumstances.
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Utilizing cycle-time reduction can hit the trifecta of improvements.
Managers shouldn't quickly dismiss those currently out of work, but like any other potential hire, due diligence is required.
A company's culture isn't something that gets built after it "grows up." Leaders form their organizational culture from day one.
Are you customers still doing things the old way, or have they moved on? The early days of handheld calculators provides a good example.
These are the keys to success in small business, but they are important attributes no matter what your endeavor.
An baby boomer's guide to managing younger generations.
In this difficult economic environment, it's still possible to have a profitable, growing business. Follow these four steps.
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