Resources

 

Published Articles

  

"Maximum Wood Behind the Arrow:  Increasing Sales Through Vertical Marketing", by Larry Turner  "http://bizownerresource.blogspot.com", 2009; The straighter you shoot your arrow, the deeper the penetration you get.  That is the same philosophy behind increasing sales through vertical marketing.

   "Tough Times mean Tough Decisions", by Larry Turner 
"http://coloradosprings.jobing.com/Community_Blog.asp", 2008; It is tempting to make across the board cuts in what is probably your largest expense category… human resources. Be careful with across the board the headcount reductions.
"Seven steps to exit (your business) stage left", by Larry Turner  , "Protocol", Summer 2008, Volume 13, Number 3, Pages 35-37; Some practical advice to think about before you put your business on the market.
"Building Value in Your Company: 7 Things You Must Do to Increase Company Value Prior to Selling Your Business", by Larry Turner  , "www.cobizmag.com/acgarticles.asp", 2008; A look at those key areas that drive value in your business from the viewpoint of the buyer
"Tough Times Requires Greater Employee Communication", by Larry Turner  "http://coloradosprings.jobing.com/Community_Blog.asp", 2008; During difficult economic times employees look to managment for direction and guidance. During these times business leaders can use the power of communication to drive employee motivation, improve customer satisfaction and improve the bottom line.
"Managing in Uncertain Economic Times", by Larry Turner 
"http://bizownerresource.blogspot.com", 2008; Turnaround… Tough Times… Terrible Economy. Call it what you will, in any case it takes a special focus to manage in a down turn and be able to emerge positioned to grow.

White Papers

 

" Strategic alignment helps organizations stay focused and grow!", by Jim Weidmann : Discusses the benefits of strategic alignement between the organization and mission.
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"Developing Leaders for the Chaos Era: You May Need a Coach", by Raymond Peacock: Discusses leadership challenges in the current day and how they will change going forward.

 

"New Product Development Does Not Need To Be Painful", by Larry Turner: Examine some options for proven new product development process to increase delivery of new products into the market.
"7 Things an Owner Needs to Know Before Trying to Exit Their Business", by Larry Turner: Some practical advice to think about before you put your business on the market.
"Building Value in Your Company: 7 Things You Must Do to Increase Company Value Prior to Selling Your Business", by Larry Turner: A look at those key areas that drive value in your business from the viewpoint of the buyer

Links

Below is a list of organizations we are affiliated with or are current members. 

Check out our Partner Links to find valuable sources for your organization.

 
18 Principles 18 Principles is a non-profit organization that is focused on helping teenagers manage the pressures of growing up and provides positive influence to develop into productive adults.
Association for Corporate Growth Member of Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) is the premier global association for professionals involved in corporate growth, corporate development, and mergers and acquisitions.
Peak Venture Group Member of The Peak Venture Group (PVG). PVG provides networking venues that bring together entrepreneurial and emerging companies, investors, and service providers, to catalyze the creative exchange of information and education.

 

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