***This post is part of a series of on how to Do Business Effectively(™). R. Shawn McBride helps business Do Business Effectively(™).***
I had a long discussion today with one of my business partners about thinking different in business and the push and pull between standards (for an organization) and uniqueness (for individuals).
But one thing is for certain. If you want to Do Business Effectively(™) you have to allow space for different thinking. Too much routine means you are relying on the creativity (or lack of it) from those that set-up your procedures.
And group think – and thinking the same is only going to get you so far. What you really need is an organization that thinks differently and embraces its uniqueness.
So the challenge to you – for all of us – is how to we build organizations that allow creativity and innovation but still have a strong brand and process flow.
There will be more to say on this. Stay tuned to this blog.
And if you want something more immediate call us at McBride For Business to schedule a consulting session.
The Our Shawn
P.S. If you are enjoying our tips and know a friend that needs advice that will challenge and improve their thinking on business forward them this and have them sign-up here.
P.P.S. I addition to these regular business tips I also send tips to help those that want to Do Business in the United States. If this is something you – or a friend – would love to hear about sign up for yourself or have your friend sign-up here.
Republication: Permission to reprint this article by McBride For Business, LLC at no charge is hereby given to all print, broadcast and electronic media provided that authorship is attributed to The Our Shawn (R. Shawn McBride), McBride For Business, LLC, www.yourbusinessspeaker.com and www.planningdoneright.com, 1111 S Akard St #100, Dallas, TX 75215 on the following conditions (1) organizations publishing articles electronically, a live, clickable link to www.yourbusinessspeaker.com and www.planningdoneright.com must also be included with the body of the article, (2) one copy of your publication must be mailed to McBride For Business, LLC, 1111 S Akard St #100, Dallas, TX 75215, and (3) a bio of The Our Shawn (R. Shawn McBride) must be included – The Our Shawn (R. Shawn McBride) is a speaker and trainer on how to Do Business Effectively(TM) including Time Magicment(TM). Permission is granted for reasonable editing for (1) content and industry specific examples or terms, (2) length, or (3) title change.
Affiliate Notice: We may have affiliate arrangements with some third parties and we may receive payment for recommending their products or services. We do not knowingly recommend any products or services we do not believe in.
Posted In: Business