Not every organization can or should be a DAO, but every organization can learn from them.
Operating Principles (with Example)
Your Operating Principles are the most practical part of your Foundational Materials. Your goals are the WHAT to do. Your Operating Principles are the HOW to do.
5 Guidelines On How To Design Your Organization
The product you sell will be a reflection of the organization you design.
9 Tips for Building a Communication System (with Templates)
Good communication is vital to your company's success. Build the right system for your company with these tips and templates.
6 Steps for Creating Better Managers (with Tools and Templates)
How to create a better management system and better managers, and incidentally achieve your company goals
How to Build a Project Management System (with Templates)
Project management is a skill. And it’s vital to your success. Get good at it.
Introduction to Execution
Everyone has ideas. Few can execute. You’re better off having great execution and the wrong idea because with great execution you can learn and iterate on your vision as part of the execution. On the other hand, a great vision without execution will get you nowhere.
How to Plan and Set Goals (with Templates and Examples)
Planning is how you turn your foundational materials into measurable goals, a prioritized to do list, and project plans, to maximize your likelihood of success.
Your Startup Needs An Operating System
Your company has an Operating System whether or not you consciously build and nurture one. It will happen by default. And a default Operating System is highly unlikely to function well and get the long-term results you’re looking for.
Everyone Needs A User Manual
What if you had a user manual for your manager, the members of your team, or the people who work for you? You could, without years of working together first, learn how they like to communicate, how they like to manage or be managed, how they like to give and receive feedback, what their pet … Continue reading Everyone Needs A User Manual
Wow, That Was a Great Meeting!
Said almost no one ever. Much more common is: “I’d do anything get that hour back!” Meetings are important. And also a good way to waste time. Ten wasted minutes in a six person meeting = a wasted hour for the organization. That adds up fast to wasted days and weeks and a frustrated, less … Continue reading Wow, That Was a Great Meeting!
How To Be A Great Manager
Ten Guidelines for Being a Great Manager