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Leadership & Team Development

Jul 05, 2018 By (Bio) No Comments
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Leadership can be hard to define, but it’s abundantly clear whether or not it exists in an organization. A strong leader is the very heart of a healthy organization. He / she drives the culture, which influences the behavior of employees and drives the performance results that lead to a successful endeavor. They are in […]

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Video Blog – From Here to There

Jun 20, 2018 By (Bio) No Comments
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It’s easy to articulate where one wants to be in the future, but can be challenging to accurately perceive one’s current reality. Join Roger North and Dan Burkholder as they unpack the principles involved in moving from here to there!

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Consistent, Repeatable, Predictable

Jun 05, 2018 By (Bio) No Comments
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When you think about it, there are very few more important priorities in an organization than hiring well. The problem is, it’s really hard! No one “bats 100%.” Nevertheless, we believe there are some very specific elements we can rely on to increase the percentage of successful hires. First, we need to get as specific […]

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Trust the Process

May 21, 2018 By (Bio) No Comments
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During the final round of the recent Player’s Championship golf tournament, Webb Simpson had an unprecedented 7-shot lead. All he needed to do to win the nearly $2M purse was play a solid round of golf and focus on the process – play his game one stroke at a time. Fortunately for Webb, he was […]

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Video Blog – Hiring Well

May 04, 2018 By (Bio) One Comment

Hiring well is both an art form and a science – and one that can cost an organization tremendously when done poorly.  Join Roger North, President of North Group Consultants, as he further unpacks the importance of hiring well!

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The Power of Assessment

Apr 20, 2018 By (Bio) No Comments
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Last fall, I was playing golf with a friend when I was reminded of an important leadership lesson – the power of assessment. I was getting ready to make a long fairway shot, a shot I had struggled with the whole round. Before I approached the ball, my friend casually said, “Josh, I’ve been watching […]

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Time for Reflection

Apr 05, 2018 By (Bio) No Comments
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“They can’t see the forest for the trees.” This oft-quoted expression is used to describe someone who seems to have lost something or is not able to see what would be obvious to others. Focusing on what is right in front of them has limited their ability to see the big picture. For some, they […]

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Video Blog – Introducing Legacy Law

Mar 20, 2018 By (Bio) No Comments
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Roger North introduces Tim Shawaryn of Legacy Law*, a North Group affiliated law firm. North Group is honored to partner with Legacy Law as we walk alongside clients who are developing their charitable giving plans, estate plans, and business succession plans. We would welcome the opportunity to introduce you to Legacy Law! *Although aligned in […]

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Picking Up the Torch with Humility & Gratefulness: How Next Generation Leaders Successfully Transition

The leaders of your organization have started thinking about the next generation of the company – and they approach you. With many ideas swirling through your mind, you leave with hopeful optimism. Though unsure of how it is going to be accomplished, you’re positive it will work. This thought will, of course, be short-lived as […]

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Planning for What’s Next

There is nothing more heartwarming than the story of a successful multi-generational family business. Carrying on the legacy of one’s parents, grandparents, or sometimes even great grandparents is an honor. I have had the privilege of being on both sides of this equation – the person learning and eventually taking over my mother’s role; and, […]

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