Pemmican Food Startup #2: develop alignment between the founder and the startup

2019-09-12T15:26:57-07:00By |Categories: Pemmican Food Startup|Tags: , , , , , , |

This post is part of an ongoing documentary I am publishing on my progress for developing, launching and growing a food startup.  I am using my Growth Stack roadmap and my Lean & Agile Framework, tools I have published online at my startup incubator to help consumer product startups. For the overview of this [...]

When multiple growth opportunities distract – part II

2016-11-24T18:42:53-07:00By |Categories: Strategy|Tags: , , , , |

I wrote a post on this topic and want to add a few additional thoughts. I am working with three different businesses who are seeing great growth opportunities.  Two have recently been approached by investors, even though neither is raising money at this time.  All three have too many opportunities coming at them and are [...]

Elements of a Company Vision

2016-11-25T16:42:18-07:00By |Categories: Strategy|Tags: , , |

I'm mentoring a company and we had some recent email exchanges around company vision.  What is it and what goes into developing it? Here's my definition of vision from one of my subscriber-only articles: Your vision is the picture that you see of your business at some point in the future.  It is what your [...]

Vision, mission (values), culture, goals and strategy

2016-11-25T16:52:46-07:00By |Categories: Strategy|Tags: , , , , |

This post provides high level descriptions of company vision, mission (values), culture, goals and strategy and how they are related and different from each other. Vision Your vision is the picture that you see of your business at some point in the future.  It is what your creation looks like in the future.  Three years, [...]