Shape up and ship out

After several years working very hard on my first business venture, an experienced mentor and friend drew me a simple diagram to demonstrate how to run a much more effective company.

“It’s all about getting the shape and direction right” Chris said, taking his pen off the paper and sitting back in his chair. I peered at the illustration. None the wiser I looked up at his smiling face and asked him to explain.

What he told me influences my thinking everyday… [Read more…]