Posts filed under: Focus

Amid the current COVID recession, we are all hoping the economy does more of “V Curve” rather than a “Nike Swoosh.” The V-Curve would be a quick bounce-back of the...
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I am continuing a three-part series on the reason why businesses succeed. If seven out of 10 businesses will not last ten years, what can we do to increase our...
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If I could boil down into one word what best helps us meet our goals, it would be FOCUS. The problem is that it is so hard to focus because...
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By Shane Bender In Nate Silver’s book, The Signal and the Noise, he discusses how he uses statistics and metrics to determine the success of major league prospects. He decided...
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  10 Reasons Why You Should Join the Forecast Your Future Launch Team “The way to get started is to quit talking and start doing.” —Walt Disney, creator of Disneyland...
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5 Ways to Avoid Atrophy in Life and Work By Shane Bender Two months ago while playing tennis, my opponent dropped the ball just over the net. My brain forgot...
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By Shane Bender Do You Have An Agenda? I read an interesting story in the book, Jesus on Leadership by Gene Wilkes. As the pastor of a church, he was having...
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By: Shane Bender I made the list. On Facebook, there was a list posted of the worst listeners by name. It was targeted toward men and of course my name...
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Timing Matters: If Not Now, Then When? By Shane Bender, Founder Bender CFO Services In his book “Lead With a Story“, Paul Smith tells of the Fayetteville High School Basketball team that...
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3 Ways that NonProfit Revenue Generation is the same as Businesses By: Shane Bender Do you work for a nonprofit? Do you serve on a committee or a board for...
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