The “terrible twos” – it’s the infamous age where children become tenacious in exploring their independence, discover there is a reason for everything, and become quite famous for relentlessly asking, “Why?” However, as evidenced by the countless number of books, the topic of “why” has continuing significance today… even in business. Bestselling authors, Jim Collins, […]
There are few things more amazing than watching a well-orchestrated team working together – no matter the sport, business, or organization. For several years, I coached high school soccer and worked alongside some excellent coaches. While we taught skills, fitness, tactics, and strategy, one of these coaches pointed out the enduring factor in winning soccer […]
Competitive advantage. It’s an integral component of any business’ success! In 2019, we look forward to interviewing a variety of business leaders to learn how their organizations are sustaining competitive advantage. Today, we have the privilege of learning from Gina Breslin and Dan Burkholder, Consultants at North Group.
Recently, I met with an owner / leader of a multi-generation family business that has been around for decades. It is well run and well known in the community. As this leader approaches retirement and considers the future of his business, he does so with a grateful spirit and with great care for both his […]
Private Company Transactions are often thought of primarily as financial transactions, but there is so much more at stake, particularly for the seller! Join Jerry Murray and Roger North as they examine the key elements of a successful transition and how trust plays an integral role in creating a win for the buyer, seller, and community […]
As an avid sports fan, I thoroughly enjoy watching my teams play and following the day-to-day happenings that involve roster moves, strategy, coaching and the locker room atmosphere (some call it drama!). More and more we are seeing and hearing how team culture determines the success of a team. There is no better example of […]
“Leonardo da Vinci, the defining Renaissance man…, believed that in order to fully understand something one needed to view it from at least three different perspectives.” – Frans Johansson, The Medici Effect We are excited to introduce the latest service from North Group Consultants – Emerging Teams! Emerging Teams is a service specifically geared toward developing your […]
Effective communication, organizational health, structure and process, healthy meeting rhythms – these are just some of the crucial skills and concepts embodied by successful leaders. Join Roger North and Dan Burkholder as they explain North Group’s newest initiative – Emerging Teams – and how this program can play a prominent role in developing your next […]