Four Cycles Of Business

There are four cycles of business:  Inception, Growth, Maturity, and Transition:  Renewal or Decline.  Each business cycle has a unique purpose!  Each business cycle also has its own unique challenges for a business leader. And, each business cycle is supported by Greenlight Leadership Consulting Group – we understand it’s lonely at the top, no matter … More Four Cycles Of Business

Top 5 Mistakes to Avoid When Leading Through a Recession

   5 min read Being a leader in business is challenging enough already, let alone trying to navigate through a crisis. Having to make tough decisions gets even harder when the economy drops into a recession and anxiety sets in. Let’s review the biggest mistakes we’ve seen and what to do instead… Mistake #1 – Ignore Your … More Top 5 Mistakes to Avoid When Leading Through a Recession

Life After The Exit

One day, you’re an entrepreneur, running a successful company and doing what you love.  The next day, you’re riding off into the sunset with the fruits of your labor in your bank account.  Now, you can do whatever you choose!  You’re FREE!  You’ve dreamed of this day for years and here it is!  But what … More Life After The Exit

Unwavering Vision

I’m a fan of setting goals – small ones and Big, Hairy, Audacious Goals (BHAGs) as Jim Collins wrote in his book, Built to Last.  When I owned my previous company, Skyline Ohio, I would collaborate annually with my management team to put together our company goals for the following year including financial, growth, process … More Unwavering Vision

Pura Vida

“Almost everything will work again if you unplug it – including you” – Anne Lamott Remember when you were younger and in school and you couldn’t wait for summer? Once the calendar turned to May you were reminded that the end of the school year was near and the lazy days of summer were ahead! … More Pura Vida