Business owners coming together to help each other grow.

Practical Ideas | Positive Results | Profitable Companies

CEO Roundtable

CEO, Owner,
President
Key Leader

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Trusted Advisor Roundtable

Client Relationships
Executive Best Practices
Building Resources

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6 Critical Areas For Business Success

Could Your Business Do Better?
Would You Like to Grow Your Business?
Do You Need More Staffing?

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What is a Raven Roundtable? Get busy on the rest of your life.

Gain insights and inspiration by investing in a Raven Roundtable peer advisory group. Experience an intelligent, guided approach to awakening your personal excellence. It’s there, waiting to be refined and released.

You’ll broaden your personal and business perspectives. You’ll also hone your skills through facilitated dialogue with eight to ten professionals of diverse backgrounds.

Next, you’ll enhance your skills with one-on-one coaching including a strengths assessment. You’ll also MAP* your personal route to success.

Linda’s expertise ensures that your valuable time generates new ideas, useful tools and rejuvenated vigor for your business and your life.

*MAP — Mining, Assessing, Planning.

Raven Cue

When in doubt, do without.

JoAnn shared the best advise she ever received from her grandmother; “When in doubt, do without.”  The advice rings in her ears when she shops, when she ponders taking a vacation on a credit card and most recently when she was approached by a friend to get a tattoo. 
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Everything can change tomorrow – Can you adapt?

John Nese’s business was going broke.  His family-owned grocery store was being eaten alive by big chain stores.  So, when a woman called looking for a unique mint soda, he saw an opportunity.  Today John’s store, Galco, sells every imaginable kind of soda from around the world.  Business is good. John Nese was able to adapt, here are other examples:  
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Make People Talk About You

I walked into a purchasing manager’s office and noticed his wall was peppered with quotes on blue postcards.  There were quotes about quality, pricing and appreciation. I asked about them and he enthusiastically explained that a supplier sends a quote-card every month as a thank you for doing business with them.  He even pointed out his favorite.   
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Raven Roundtable meetings have become a regular, personal, and insightful advisory board review of my most important business issues and strategies.

This ad hoc Raven / Packard advisory board share their perspectives of my new and most vexing issues and keep me from reinventing the wheel. And most importantly, from making mistakes I might have made without this discipline.

Working on my business is as important as working in my business (my first rule of business).

Strategic Corporate Acquisition and Partner Search

Mike T - President