Tags : business

The Cilantro Diaries: Business Lessons from the Most Unlikely Places

Review By Sarah Weber Lorenzo Gomez, III, the sixth of seven children, began his career as a bagger at the Handy Andy grocery store in San Antonio. But, thanks to his intuitive business skills, he quickly moved up to the Holy Grail of grocery stores: H-E-B. Today, his resume includes CEO of Geekdom, cofounder of […]Read More

The Science Behind Achievement

ARTICULATING THE FIVE INTANGIBLES OF PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT  By Ananda Moss-Byas and Jill Nilson  No one would take a walk in the woods — or in a new city on the other side of the world — without a map, a plan or at least a compass. And unless someone was just trying to clear their […]Read More

Creating a Lasting Legacy: 7 Steps to Growth

By Danielle Wilson One of the things a CEO learns quickly when running a business is that growth rarely happens easily—you have to constantly work and dedicate time to it above and beyond the basics of running your business. In order to make growth happen, you need to set firm priorities and focus on key […]Read More

Are You Leaving Money on the Table at Closing?

WHY THE COMPETITIVE PROCESS BRINGS A HIGHER SELLING PRICE By Eduardo Berdegué and Roy Graham Many an attorney will likely attest to having been a party to a conversation with a client who called for help having just agreed to sell their business to someone they knew after receiving an offer over the phone! While […]Read More

Conscious Capitalism

LIBERATING THE HEROIC SPIRIT OF BUSINESS  By Dacia Rivers John Mackey founded Whole Foods in Austin in 1980 and has since seen the company grow to an international chain with hundreds of locations. It’s a growth he’s proud of, and understandably so. In his book, “Conscious Capitalism,” which he cowrote with Jar Sisodia, a veteran […]Read More