I have a confession to make. I hate job descriptions. I find the vast majority of them are useless. Not as useless as performance reviews, but close. I’ve found that over the years we don’t focus on the right things when we’re hiring someone for our company. Instead, we focus on the easy stuff and it’s never the easy stuff that gets you the right person for your company. Today’s video is about how you can ditch the useless job description … [Read more...]
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Creating Business Value
You need to be in a mastermind group - What a mastermind group is and how it can help you create a sustainable business.
Is mentoring right for you? - You'll learn what our one on one mentoring/coaching program is about and whether it's right for you.
What keeps you up at night quiz - Our quiz that allows you to think about what keeps you and your business from moving forward.
Learn about our Alignment Process - This video talks about the process we use when we're both deciding whether we want to work together.
Making Wise Decisions - Learn a process we use to make decisions that get to the core reason you're doing something.
Why you should work with AskJoshPatrick - Learn who Josh Patrick is and why he does this work.
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Success to Sustainability - Learn what it takes to take your successful business and have it become a sustainable business that supports you economically and personally.
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There’s a problem I see over and over again with business owners like you. Too often I see businesses that appear to be doing well and one day they close their doors and disappear from the world. This is something you likely don’t want to have happen in your business. There is one simple reason why this happens. That reason is the topic of this week’s video and it’s one that if you don’t learn could lead to really unhappy experiences in your … [Read more...]
If you’ve watched many of my videos you’ll have seen at least one where I talk about values and how important they are for you and your company. You also may have heard me talk about what I call clarifying statements. These are the statements that explain what your value terms mean to you. Often people like you will ask me what I mean by clarifying statements. That’s what today’s video is all about. I want you to understand how to build … [Read more...]
I love to have passion projects. You know those are things that might bring you revenue in the future, but it’s not the reason you started doing them. Right now I have this passion project which I’m calling the 100 year life. I started this after I read the book, The 100 Year Life by Lynda Gratton and Andrew Scott. The premise of the boom is pretty simple. With life extension, there’s a good chance that we should be thinking about living to … [Read more...]
The most important thing you can do to help you and your business is to become operationally irrelevant in the day-to-day operations of your business. It’s also the most difficult thing you’re gong to do as you create an economically sustainable business. I’ve become convinced that you aren’t going to sell your business when you’re 65. You may not even transfer ownership and control until you’re 75 or even older. If this sounds true for you, … [Read more...]