Took a little break from my posting to visit one of the greatest cities in the country, New Orleans! Had a great time and enjoyed some long overdue R&R. Three hours back at the office, I was thinking, give me sandals, 80 degree weather, some strawberry beer and fried green tomatoes, please and thank you!
Anyway, back to reality! Every day now I am faced with a new wonderful challenge: growth. How could this possibly be a bad thing, right? Especially in this only slightly improved economy, it’s hard to see this kind of problem as a real problem, but unfortunately poorly-managed growth can be debilitating. If you’re lucky enough to find yourself in a high-growth market and the phones are ringing, good for you! Now, how do you turn a growth spurt into long-term stability? (more…)