Business Owners’ Biggest Mistakes: Not Having a Succession Plan or Exit Strategy (And Not Knowing the Difference Between the Two)

In our continuing series about the biggest mistakes we see from business owners, The Alexander Group takes a look at the failure of some business owners to hold themselves accountable. There are ways to escape those personal, protective bubbles to help ensure the owner makes the smartest decisions possible—reaching beyond the expertise of only themselves. […]

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How to Leverage LinkedIn to Market Your Business

Use LinkedIn to market your business                         Virtually all business professionals use LinkedIn to connect with other business leaders, promote their endeavors, make new contacts, and otherwise share news about their respective industries. Increasingly, many CEOs and business owners are harnessing the power […]

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Business Owners’ Biggest Mistakes: Failing to Allocate Time for Life Beyond Business

In our continuing series about the biggest mistakes we see from business owners, The Alexander Group takes a look at the failure of some business owners to hold themselves accountable. There are ways to escape those personal, protective bubbles to help ensure the owner makes the smartest decisions possible—reaching beyond the expertise of only themselves. […]

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Tips From The Top for September 2018

Photo by chuttersnap on Unsplash   As a certified peer group facilitator with The Alternative Board (TAB), I get the opportunity to review ideas and insights from TAB facilitators and members from around the world. Here are my top picks for September 2018…

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What are the Worst Mistakes You Can Make as a Leader?

              It takes a lot of smarts, experience, vision, intuition and skill to be an effective leader, CEO or business owner. But all leaders must be mindful that their ability to make mistakes—just like everyone else—doesn’t magically disappear when they reach the C-Suite. What’s also true is that […]

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Business Owners’ Biggest Mistakes: Failing to Hold Themselves Accountable

In our continuing series about the biggest mistakes we see from business owners, The Alexander Group takes a look at the failure of some business owners to hold themselves accountable. There are ways to escape those personal, protective bubbles to help ensure the owner makes the smartest decisions possible—reaching beyond the expertise of only themselves. […]

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Tips From The Top for August 2018

Photo by chuttersnap on Unsplash As a certified peer group facilitator with The Alternative Board (TAB), I get the opportunity to review ideas and insights from TAB facilitators and members from around the world. Here are my top picks for August 2018…

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Business Owners’ Biggest Mistakes: Seeking Advice From The Wrong People

In our ongoing series about the biggest mistakes we’ve found that business owners make, we take a look at the common mistake of seeking business advice from the wrong people. Starting a business is such a personal venture, and many small business owners begin their foray into their industries trying to do everything all by […]

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Tips From The Top for July 2018

Photo by chuttersnap on Unsplash As a certified peer group facilitator with The Alternative Board (TAB), I get the opportunity to review ideas and insights from TAB facilitators and members from around the world. Here are my top picks for July 2018…

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How to Manage Your Mobile Workforce

                    The American workforce is changing the nature of “work” as we once knew it. The days when employees absolutely had to work at a desk, in an office, are long gone. While many businesses still insist on keeping their workforce on-site, more than 30 percent […]

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