CEO Best Practices Workshop - May, 2014
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 from 8:00 AM to 10:30 AM (EDT)
Back by popular demand, our next CEO Best Practices Workshop takes place May 13th, 2014.
This is a CEO-only event! Sessions will include:
Assessing Your Business Model
Based on the book “Business Models for Dummies” learn how to break your model down into basic concepts. You will be introduced to the Business Model Wheel™. Discover how to drill down into each element of your model, and to evaluate the relative importance of each the sustained profitability of your business. You will leave this session able to score, benchmark and analyze the elements and factors that affect your model.
“Your business plan is important, but there is no point planning the execution of a bad business model.”
Building Your KPI's
Simply reading your profits statement is like managing from your rear view mirror. It's backwards-facing management. KPI's allow you to manage the present, and gives you the information you need to prepare for the future. Turn your management around with building KPI's.
Research and Development Credits
Have you dedicated time and resources to improving your product lines, processes, techniques, formulas and software? Have you expanded to new or enhanced services or goods? Did you know that these activities, no matter what business you are in, could potentially provide you with significant federal and state tax savings? Join us to learn what qualifies and how to take advantage of this tax saving opportunity.
In addition, there will be formal and informal business networking with other CEOs. Seating is limited so only 250 CEOs will be allowed to attend. RSVPs are first come, first served.
Why Should You Attend?
Everyone is busy! In fact, we are all far too busy. However, being active or busy SELDOM translates into breakthrough results for your company. Breakthrough results come from fresh perspectives and from stepping back from your business. This seminar gives you an opportunity to think strategically and creatively. If you are like most business people, it has been a while since you really thought about your business strategically. This workshop is designed to help.
Breakfast will be provided. Registration and breakfast begins at 7:30 a.m. Workshop begins at 8:00 a.m. sharp. Come prepared to work hard and grow as a business leader.
When & Where
Mercantile Bank, CEO Focus, Beene Garter, ESPN 96.1FM, and Newsradio WOOD 1300