Develop a Meeting Rhythm

At Pardot, we worked hard to develop a consistent meeting rhythm. As the business grew, communication and alignment became harder and harder. The effort necessary to get everyone on the same page at 50 employees was significantly more than when we were 5 employees. As such, we were constantly testing out the frequency and types of meetings.…

Example Simplified One Page Strategic Plan

Clay brought up a great point that with all this talk about the Simplified One Page Strategic Plan, it’d be great to see an example. Here’s an example Simplified One Page Strategic Plan for the Atlanta Tech Village. Purpose To support and inspire Atlanta entrepreneurs to achieve success through a community that promotes faster connections…

John Maxwell’s Five Levels of Leadership

In yesterday’s video, John Maxwell talks about the leadership ideas from his best-selling book The 5 Levels of Leadership: Proven Steps to Maximize Your Potential. These are a must-learn for anyone that’s in a leadership role, or aspires to be in a leadership role. Here are the five levels of leadership from the book synopsis: Position – People follow…

Accountability Sayings

People are always looking for little sayings to make things more memorable and actionable. When thinking about accountability and expectation setting, I’ve come across several little sayings that are useful for entrepreneurs and leaders to remember. Here are three of my favorite accountability sayings: Inspect what you expect What gets measured, gets done Trust, but…