Best Practices

Nurture a High-Performance Team

Growing Leaders, Growing Companies, Episode #17: How to Nurture a High-Performance Team—and Set Them Up to Win

In the last episode of the Growing Leaders, Growing Companies podcast, we discussed how to recruit a high-performance team that achieves high-performance goals.  In this episode, …

Should You Hold Departmental Quarterly Meetings?

Should You Hold Departmental Quarterly Meetings?

As leadership teams roll out the Entrepreneurial Operating System to the rest of their company, they’re usually excited about getting the entire organization running on …

Growing Leaders, Growing Companies, Episode #16: How to Recruit a High-Performance Team

Hiring staff is not the same as building a team. Instead, if you want to build a high-performance team that achieves high-performance goals, you have …

Being a Leader Isn’t Enough: The Two Roles You Need to Own to Guide Your Team Effectively

Executives who work within the Entrepreneurial Operating System can’t afford to be just leaders to their team members. If you’re only occupying the leadership role, …

Growing Leaders, Growing Companies, Episode #15: Solve Your Most Pressing Issues and Remove Your Obstacles to Healthy Growth

What separates the struggling companies from the strong ones—or the good ones from the great? It’s not their issues. All companies have issues. Instead, it …

Defining Quarterly Goals

When You’re Setting Quarterly Goals, Should You Measure Activity Or Results?

Within the Entrepreneurial Operating System, everybody in the organization has what we call "Rocks." These are clear, 90-day priorities designed to keep your team members …

6 Questions to Help You Create an Engaged Workforce

Earlier this year, the Conference Board conducted research revealing that attracting and retaining top talent ranks as the #1 internal concern of the CEOs they …

Growing Leaders, Growing Companies, Episode #14: Equip and Inspire Your Team to Greater Levels of Success

Many executives aspire to be great leaders. However, being a great leader isn’t enough. Your team members need more from you. They also need you …

6 Reasons Why Everyone in Your Organization Should Have a Number

What gets measured gets done, plain and simple. That’s why, within the Entrepreneurial Operating System, we recommend getting a strong grip on the Data component …

3 Strategies to Uproot Undermanagement in Your Business

In a recent episode of the Growing Leaders, Growing Companies podcast, we discussed one trend we’re seeing that can send your star players running and …