We're ready to move forward. Are you?
Ideas we're taking from the last Rebuilding Business Forum Meeting
on Oct 29, 2020
What we learned from and about each other last week in just 60 minutes
1. A forum is a discussion where everyone can and does contribute. There is room for everyone.
Resources and rebuilding recommendations from attendees during the Ready Room's Give and Take
• Recommended Books:
Blue Ocean Strategy by W. Chan Kim and Renee Mauborgne — a new version is coming out soon (from Jan Triplett, BSC
, online to the world) and Rise of the Robots from Genevieve Walsh (Walsh's Home Repair
Other ideas given:• From webinars people attended: Finding tomorrow's resilients, a McKinsey live webinar looking at past downturns and our current situation, from Bill Kleinebecker (Strategic Pathways, Austin); • Sharing from experience:Cheryl Jones (Simply the Best Results, TX) on using emotional self mastery and her podcast programDave Nave (Dave Nave and Associates, WA) on using frameworks to plan your future before you take action
Page Heller (Endpoint Security, Inc
., TX) lessons learned from falling down in the mud and picking yourself up
• Upcoming events of interest:TAG meeting (Technology Advisors Group), Oct. 30, with data security company ALTR and a Lightning round• Good News:Bill Kleinebecker (Strategic Pathways, Austin), awards and success at MassChallenge for some of his companies
2. Ideas shared make a difference
• Jan Triplett, Ph.D. (BSC
, online to the world) on customer rules and regulations national and local
• Sharing the Wisdom — guest Dokpe Ogunsanya (Dupsy Enterprises)Picking up the pieces (ideas from elders' wisdom)
1. Pick up the pieces and use them
2. Keep your battery charged — positive energy
3. Eat right, exercise more, meditate
4. Remember, no condition is permanent (good or bad)
5. Be grateful
• Last Word — ("Resource-full" ideas) with Jan Triplett (BSC)
This week's resources: dealing with communication debt, Federal Credit Reporting Act, SBA Inspection Report on its COVID-19 Response, and smart factories
AND, an important reminder - don't forget to vote but be informed before you cast your ballot! Also, don't forget to change your clocks on Sunday.
Last week's forum recording (recorded live): http://bit.ly/BSCRebuildBIZ10-29-2020 or you may use the full link https://transcripts.gotomeeting.com/#/s/10820d406417351131b8eed76652e303eeb6bc6b8e0b3e703bb671083eb8b386
Up Next at BSC's Rebuilding Business Nationwide Forum: Practical Patenting Ideas
THURSDAY, Nov. 5, 2020, noon-1 CDT
Here’s the link to BSC's Rebuilding Business Nationwide Forum RSVP and more information. It’s online every Thursday — same time; same day; same link. Please share. https://bit.ly/BSCRebuildBizForum
This coming week’s Share the Wisdom focus is on patenting ideas. It can take a lot of time and money. Make sure it's worth it with recommendations from Page Heller, Hopes Creek Consulting, Intellectual Property Management.
Join us on Thursday, Nov. 5 at noon CST for our...
Share a book, class, software, process or something that works for you.
Ask for help — and get it from Forum attendees!
Get some "to-do's" worth doing because others have checked them out first. Your own private Business Yelp and BBB rolled into one.
Learn about the business news from around the country and the world.
WARNING: Business Rebuilders at Work! — Business leverage from our mentors on IT, Management, Sales, etc.
Get involved in the discussions — share your experience on the subjects, comment, ask questions
Be Resource-full — get final ideas, warnings and opportunities for rebuilding your business
More from you each week for all of us
We want your ideas, questions, suggestions and comments throughout the Forum. This is no clique.
Share how our topics and takeaways would work in your business situation
Find great “business buddies” willing to talk openly and frankly about their business and share their expertise
Get to know and understand each other more than just to talk superficially like in a traditional in person or online meeting.
Get information from others from many industries and from all over the country and overseas.
Be a guest speaker: Interested in being our "Share the Wisdom" guest expert on a Thursday Forum? Contact me about your idea: firstname.lastname@example.org. Go here to see what our upcoming topics are and who are our speakers. We really push the speaker to our contacts. We do expect that this person will let their network know that they have been asked to speak at the Forum.
Josh Meyer, Lincoln-Goldfinch Law on Bankruptcy Basics, Nov. 12
Robert Allen, President & CEO, Texas Economic Development Corporation on Doing Business in Texas, Nov. 19