Thursday, May 31, 2012
A big part of business survival and growth is being able to make the tough decisions. Jay Myers joins Jim Blasingame to discuss how he had to make tough personnel decisions in order to prepare his company for the new normal.
Your organization has to align with your sales forecast. Jay Myers joins Jim Blasingame to discuss lessons learned from the recession, from sales forecasting to profitability to making the tough decisions on personnel.
Congress should reconstruct America’s outdated and onerous tax code. Wall Street Journal's Stephen Moore joins Jim Blasingame to report on the slow economic recovery, the tax increase catastrophe on the horizon and why we need a compete tax overhaul.
Private equity has become the mother’s milk of investment capital. Stephen Moore joins Jim Blasingame to discuss the importance of the private equity sector and what it has in common with small businesses.
Could Hispanics be in play for Romney in 2012? Wall Street Journal's Stephen Moore joins Jim Blasingame to discuss how Romney is connecting with the Hispanic business community, plus the bellwether effect of the Wisconsin recall election.
Base business decisions on reality. Tom Anastasi joins Jim Blasingame to discuss financial decision-making, including some important advice for start-ups.
Make lots of little decisions with an eye to the future. Tom Anastasi joins Jim Blasingame to discuss why the best growth strategy is to make lots of little decisions and keep your focus on the future by forecasting.
There are specific reasons employees are engaged - or not. Leigh Branham joins Jim Blasingame to reveal the six drivers of employee engagement, including which one is the most important.
How well-being factors into employee engagement. Leigh Branham joins Jim Blasingame to discuss the how achieving a elements of well-being is critical to promoting employee engagement.
Innovation and low employee engagement are mutually exclusive. Leigh Branham joins Jim Blasingame to discuss how critical employee engagement is to creativity and innovation, plus a small business talent acquisition opportunity.