Growing companies need to invent themselves to stay ahead of the competition and exceed client’s expectations. Management also needs an open ear to employees’ ideas to make a difference in client's satisfaction.
A great way to kick off the year is “idea swapping” internally and with clients and prospects.
Idea Swapping offers a voice to those who may not be a part of decision making. This article shares how you gather ideas easily and capitalize on improvements you never thought of in the past.
The most important thing when planning is making it repeatable and measurable. If you can’t do both, question yourself. It takes discipline and by documenting a plan, even if it’s quarterly, you are ahead of the competition and just lowered your stress level. After all – you don’t plan a sport without a plan, do you?
I’m a planner and I’d like to share a tool that I’ve used for many years in planning. It’s a simple spreadsheet with different tabs.