The Khorus Blog

Tying Business Strategy to Frontline Execution

Joel Trammell

Posted by Joel Trammell
April 29, 2014

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The Impact an Effective Goal Management System Can Have For Your Company

Marina Martinez

Posted by Marina Martinez
April 24, 2014

What's the difference between a goal and a hope?

The short answer is management. You work and measure progress toward goals. Hope is passive. Hope is waiting. In business, hope is risky. To be successful, a business must have clearly defined strategic goals and a process in place to achieve them. Setting goals without the structure necessary to get from A to B is akin to hope and rarely effective. A well implemented goal management system can make all the difference and have a positive impact beyond goal achievement. Here's what goal management might do for you.

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Why Every Company Needs a Business Management System

Posted by April 16, 2014

More than Transactions

I've been writing a lot lately about the importance of strategic alignment for companies. In order to keep it interesting, I wanted to find a good synonym for "strategic." I couldn't come up with a good one and Word was no help, so I looked it up at merriam-webster.com. Then looked up "tactical." The results were interesting.

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Effective CEO Best Practices #1 - Attracting People

Joel Trammell

Posted by Joel Trammell
April 14, 2014

What does it take to be an effective CEO?

Start with attracting great people!

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From Painful to Useful – Reimagining the Status Report

Marina Martinez

Posted by Marina Martinez
April 12, 2014

Status Reports Shouldn't Suck

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The Importance of an Employee Development Plan

Marina Martinez

Posted by Marina Martinez
April 9, 2014

 

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Focus on the Future with a Feedforward Strategy Execution

Posted by April 9, 2014

Being Able to Predict the Future is Great. Being Able to Influence it is even Better.

The Problem with Feedback

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Top 5 Reasons Your Company Needs Business Management Software

Marina Martinez

Posted by Marina Martinez
April 8, 2014

Where are you? Where have you been? Where are you going?

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Is There Such a Thing as CEO Software?

Marina Martinez

Posted by Marina Martinez
April 5, 2014

Running The Business - There's No App for That

If you think about it for a minute, it's a really odd thing. Every executive in a company likely manages his/her department with the help of a software solution. The CFO has SAP, the VP of Sales has Salesforce.com, operations relies on Zendesk and Marketing uses Hubspot. But what about the CEO? Is he left with just Outlook? If you want to see something strange, Google "CEO software". Here are the results I got:

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