Jess Ostroff

How to Structure a Successful Planning Session

By: Jess Ostroff | November 11, 2014 | 
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Everyone hates meetings. But sometimes teams need to come together and look forward. Here's how to structure a planning session that doesn't suck... Read More
Gini Dietrich

13 Things to Include in a Communications Firm Business Plan

By: Gini Dietrich | November 11, 2014 | 
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One of the worst things for a communications firm to have to do is create its own business plan. Here are 13 things you should include, to get you started... Read More
Laura Petrolino

Context is the Key Ingredient for a Successful Business Plan

By: Laura Petrolino | November 5, 2014 | 
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Are you guilty of business planning in a vortex? Evaluate your company's goals, culture, and environment to give your plan some context... Read More
Lindsay Bell

Planning: The Good, Bad, and the Ugly

By: Lindsay Bell | November 4, 2014 | 
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Business plans, social media plans, putting plans into action... November is planning month at Spin Sucks. Will you plan to join us? ... Read More
Karol Król

The Art of Not Executing On Your Strategic Planning

By: Karol Król | November 3, 2014 | 
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How much time have you wasted making plans that never result in action? Here's how to avoid getting stuck at the strategic plan drawing board... Read More
Gini Dietrich

How to Use Traction for Business Planning

By: Gini Dietrich | November 3, 2014 | 
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It's not easy to scale a business, particularly when you've grown by flying by the seat of your pants. To have true growth, business planning is imperative... Read More
Gini Dietrich

Adult Bullying is a Problem

By: Gini Dietrich | October 30, 2014 | 
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We spend a lot of time talking about bullying in schools, but adult bullying is a huge problem, as well. Our kids are learning it from us. We must do better... Read More
Gini Dietrich

Managers vs. Leaders: The Traits of Each

By: Gini Dietrich | September 22, 2014 | 
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There are many differences in managers vs. leaders. Every organization needs both and every employee is one or the other. Here are the traits of each... Read More
Gini Dietrich

The “I’m Busy” Badge of Pride

By: Gini Dietrich | August 25, 2014 | 
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There is a societal norm to not behave like respectful human beings because we are so busy. My busy is more busy than your busy and so goes the competition... Read More
Gini Dietrich

What Having it All Really Means

By: Gini Dietrich | July 10, 2014 | 
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A recent interview with Indra Nooyi, the PepsiCo CEO, got lots of women up in arms when she said having it all is a myth. Here's what it really means for you... Read More