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Business Accelerants Memos

Valuable Advice and Insights on Running a Business

Who or What Is Your Next B.O.S.S.—Business Operating System Strategy™

By Business Accelerants™ | 2019 September 2 | 0 Comments

As explained in the last article, Deming and Drucker were instrumental in taking manufacturing from individual craftsmanship to modern automated production at volume with repeatable quality in all aspects of dimensions, performance, and characteristics. They were advocates of eliminating waste and continuous improvement. They even went so far as to develop similar processes and attitudes in administrative functions. As good as the Quality Management Systems they developed are, they don’t tell the whole story of what it takes to run a manufacturing business, let alone a services or e-commerce business.

Slow Down To Make the Fuel Last

By Business Accelerants™ | 2019 August 25 | 0 Comments

Technology improvements to reduce the use of fuels of all types and eliminate greenhouse gases will require new technician training.

Quality Systems Need to Become Your B.O.S.S.— Business Operating System Strategy™

By Business Accelerants™ | 2019 August 15 | 0 Comments

Executives and managers often struggle with who is in charge. One of their battle fields is quality. Often executives do not see the value in quality systems, while managers more often do, but it is not guaranteed. Quality managers always do, but are unable to quantify the benefits in business-savvy terms. They meet resistance in…

Feed Me!!!

By Business Accelerants™ | 2019 July 17 | 0 Comments

Running a restaurant is hard work. Nothing can go wrong, right? We interviewed a successful franchise restaurant owner to explore the Business Accelerants™ 7-Forces and their inmpact.

Let Me Do It!

By Business Accelerants™ | 2019 July 1 | 0 Comments

Independence is NOT freedom. It’s a responsibility—to yourself and to all those that depend on you.


By Business Accelerants™ | 2019 June 17 | 0 Comments

Celebrating is as simple as saying “Good JOB!” or high fiving.

If a picture paints a thousand words, then . . . Video for business is essential

By Business Accelerants™ | 2019 May 27 | 0 Comments

Video is essential for business today and easier than ever. Consider well crafted video testimonials rather than bland, text only ones.

Take That First Step to Your Future Freedom

By Business Accelerants™ | 2019 May 11 | 0 Comments

Use the Business Accelerants™ 7-D process to keep your life, career, and business from spinning out of control over time.

Don’t Let People Box You In

By Business Accelerants™ | 2019 April 22 | 0 Comments

It’s really not about the shoe, or the shoe box. It’s about the other end of our bodies, the brain. You and I are individuals and so are our customers. Don’t let people box you in.

Do Band-Aid® Your Brand

By Business Accelerants™ | 2019 April 7 | 0 Comments

Wide ranging interview on brand as it relates to large, multi-national corporations as well as to solo entrepreneurs. Brand is much more than a name, fonts, and colors.