Blowing Past the Bureaucracy: How To Think More Like An Entrepreneur

"Bureaucracy is a giant mechanism operated by pygmies." -- French author Honoré de Balzac. "Bureaucracy defends the status quo long past the time when the quo has lost its status." -- Laurence J. Peter, Canadian-American educator and formulator of "The Peter Principle." Remember the Biblical story of David and Goliath? It's a classic of its type, right up there with Jack and the Beanstalk. In both cases, a little guy shocks the world by using speed, agility, and audacity to bring down an "unbeatable" giant. Corporations must become nimble and flexible enough to out-maneuver larger competitors. Consider Apple, which the late Steve Jobs saved from terminal bureaucratitis with innovative thinking and outside-the-box leadership. Jobs didn't just blow past corporate bureaucracy; he scoured … [Read more...]

Start the New Year off Productively with Laura Stack

Did you know that one of the most popular New Year's Resolutions is to get organized?  Maybe it was one of yours.  How will you  accomplish that goal? We've got just the plan for YOU to take your personal productivity to the next level! We have just a few more spots open for the brand new 2013 STACK ATTACK! This is your perfect opportunity to get all of your "ducks in a row" with a productivity makeover. Spend the day in Laura's home office getting YOUR systems up and running. Learn more about the STACK ATTACK, and sign up today! And in recent news... Laura was featured yesterday on in this article by Stephanie Vozza: Forget Your To-Do List: The 3 Lists Every Entrepreneur Needs … [Read more...]