Manage Your Workshops with Workshop Butler

Manage Your Workshops with Workshop Butler

I am officially an investor now. I have always been an investor. After all, I have always invested my time, energy, and resources in ideas that seemed to make sense to me. That’s what entrepreneurs do! But now, I have taken my Lean Funding approach to invest in someone else’s idea. Actually, it is my idea as well, but I have no time to pursue it. I happily let Sergey Kotlov take our idea in a new direction and grow it into something fantastic. Read More:...
Workflows in Context

Workflows in Context

Every week, I go through my upcoming events, update some checklists, and add tasks to my task list (or assign them to others) where necessary. This is all part of my workflow. Read...
What Is Your Strategy for Strategy?

What Is Your Strategy for Strategy?

Some people use the Business Model Canvas to develop a business strategy; others prefer the Lean Canvas because it seems more problem-focused. Some people refer to Michael Porter’s famous five forces framework; others prefer just to wing it and develop their strategy along the way. A simple fact is, we all need to think about how to arrive where we are going with our business. Read...
Compensation: What Is Fair?

Compensation: What Is Fair?

In my travels around the world, I have encountered dozens of opinions about salaries, bonuses, and benefits. But there’s one thing that everyone agrees on: Compensation must be fair. Read...
What Are Agility Scales?

What Are Agility Scales?

When people work together in big structures (larger than one team), they frequently face issues around communication, coordination, and decision-making. Who decides which projects to work on? Who decides how we recruit new people? Who decides how much everyone gets paid? And where goes the new espresso machine? Read...