At Amplify we believe Harry Truman's quote: We have a book club to support our epic team and to also have some fun. Investing in your learning, culture and team isn’t always easy, right? But it does help us show up better. Here’s what we covered this year.
You have a personal brand, whether it's intentional or not. Deciding to build and/or influence your personal brand lets you design and live your life on purpose. When you have a personal brand that works for you, it opens doors. In Matthew McConaughey’s book called, Greenlights he says, "Live
We love to support restful nights. Our clients are growing and scale-up entities. We've all been there as stressed out business owners, lacking sleep, and worried about an endless list of stresses. Cash is too often on that list. Let’s end the shame! Let’s cut the risk off at
In our three-part discussion on consistency we've discovered that its virtue is most apparent as a leader. When we show up with similar energy, and we react with expected responses, we earn trust. Catch up on Part 1: How Important is Consistency? (in Business) And Part 2:
At Amplify we discussed how consistency matters in leadership. In particular, we talked about how kids respond to coaching better when there is consistency. If you are consistently calm, there’s power in that. And if you are intense - having consistency in that can make it inspiring and optimistic.
Growth doesn't come with a single action. It is the consequence of persistence, courage and hard work. Amplify is still growing! We are thrilled to announce another Finance Leader, Don Baird, who is joining our epic team and Julie Chan who is our new NetSuite Senior Business Consultant with
Discipline with strategy, cash-flow management and financing growth can lead to financial health in your business. Small business owners who want to have be financially successful must focus on those three steps. While many businesses are aware of these primary priorities, it would be great to see a proper
Companies that are risk-averse give up opportunities and new ideas in favour of safe investment and steady profit. Generally, this is a side-effect of short-term focus. Short-term focus happens when you are publicly traded and driving quarter by quarter or if you are otherwise pushed by stakeholders and investors
Do you have a business opportunity for improvement? Something (or someone) on the team that isn't as efficient as it should be? Maybe you're not getting the results you know you should? Whatever is keeping you up at night might be best narrowed down by looking at: People, Process,
*This blog has been updated from a previously published blog in November 2019. We expect women to work like they don’t have children and raise children as if they don’t work. The pressure is real for