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The Dangers of Owner Dependency
If you’re a business owner, avoid the catastrophe of making your company depend solely on you. This session is designed to help leaders share power, plan for the future, and welcome healthy debate from their staff.
Presented by: Bruno Teixeira
Where Is Your Business Growing and How Are You Getting There?
Global Alliance Chauffeured Services
Ever feel like the business controls you? Want to gain control of the freight train? Learn how other owners have built businesses that are profitable through good times and bad. This session will explain how to transition from an entrepreneurial business—where you are always putting out fires—to a steadily growing business that is predictable and dependable. Learn practical takeaways about how to work toward the goal of building structured business that runs itself and stands on its own.
13.5 Things You Won’t Do to Grow Your Business
As business owners and salespeople, there are certain things we know we need to do each day, each week, and each month to continue to build our business and incomes. But why don’t we do them? We procrastinate, make excuses, and find other things to keep us busy until we miss our goals, disappoint our family, employees, or boss, and sometimes give up. Our speaker from Sandler Training—the sales and management experts—shares 13.5 must-do activities that most of us would admit we should do but, for some reason, we find just don’t get done.
Are You as an Owner Demanding Enough of Your Business?
Nearly 95 percent of business owners know that their businesses could be delivering better results, believe it could be worth more than it is, think it is not as fun or rewarding as it could be, and feel like it sits all on their shoulders. As business owners, we often tell ourselves, “We did OK, I’m making enough,” or “It’s OK to take a loss, I’ll make up for it next year,” or “Small businesses don’t need plans, budgets, forecasts…” You don’t have to settle for “OK.” Learn how to work on the business and not just in the business, and get on track to double profits and triple revenue in repetitive cycles.
Creating and Implementing a Quality Control & Mystery Shopper Program
All Transportation Network
It’s essential to know what your employees are doing when you’re not looking; even the best managers have problem employees who hide their bad behaviors well. By implementing some simple, inexpensive programs and new technologies, you can cultivate some valuable data that lets you see your employees’ service through the eyes of your customers.
Leadership and Decision-Making
Leadership is a complex topic. The job of every leader is to cultivate and protect trust, especially with employees. Teach people how to make good decisions, and expose them early and often to the training they’ll need to become successful leaders. Do you have a decision-making system built? Do your employees know their boundaries? Are they allowed to fail, in order to learn?
Securing, Preparing for & Executing Large Scale Events
AirComm Chauffeured Services
A Goff Limousine & Bus
Whether you’re the largest player in the market or running a small fleet of sedans, there is enough business for everyone. Don’t miss out on the exceptional revenue opportunities generated by big events. Learn how to get into the game, make the most of your fleet, and secure important connections. The session will help you start planning well in advance of an event, as well as offer advice on logistics and flawless execution.
Working On - Not In - Your Business
All too often we get caught up in the week-to-week monotony of running our businesses without taking a much-needed 30,000 foot view. Stop getting side-tracked by all those daily interruptions and learn how to more clearly see and develop the big picture that is your business. This workshop will teach you essential time management skills, as well as when to take charge, when to delegate, and how to get your staff operating at peak efficiency to see bigger returns. It will also cover finding that vital work/personal life balance.