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Deeper Weekend Gives Accounting Firms Tools for Greater Success

2018-05-10T10:31:38+00:00

Traction Tools is pleased to come alongside companies like Intuit as a top-tier sponsor for the Deeper Weekend Conference October 24-26, 2018. Deeper Weekend is Thriveal’s popular conference for accountants who think like business owners. Billed as a learning gathering, the event is held live in Greenville, South Carolina, each fall, and it gives finance professionals the opportunity to jumpstart a professional transformation of their firms.… Read More

Deeper Weekend Gives Accounting Firms Tools for Greater Success 2018-05-10T10:31:38+00:00

EOS Implementers: Eliminate These New-Client Frustrations

2018-06-19T15:29:04+00:00

If there’s such a thing as a calling, implementing the Entrepreneurial Operating System® (EOS) with privately-held company leadership teams is mine. I’ve been a Professional EOS Implementer for six-and-a-half years, although I identify as an entrepreneur first and an Implementer second.… Read More

EOS Implementers: Eliminate These New-Client Frustrations 2018-06-19T15:29:04+00:00

EOS Worldwide’s Kelly Knight on Leading Remote Employees

2018-04-19T12:52:07+00:00

As the Integrator for EOS Worldwide, Kelly Knight is responsible for leading, managing and holding the leadership team accountable for achieving the company’s objectives and ensuring everyone is rowing together in the same direction. And, she says, a big part of that (in addition to the Entrepreneurial Operating System) is connecting with her team.… Read More

EOS Worldwide’s Kelly Knight on Leading Remote Employees 2018-04-19T12:52:07+00:00

Sue Hawkes Shatters Imposter Syndrome and Redefines Success

2018-04-23T19:59:05+00:00

Sue Hawkes is a best-selling author, Certified EOS Implementer, and award-winning seminar leader. She is also the CEO of YESS! — her company that helps CEOs and their leadership teams succeed. Her most recent book, Chasing Perfection—Shatter the Illusion; Minimize Self-Doubt & Maximize Success, takes aim at the self-doubt that almost every business leader experiences.… Read More

Sue Hawkes Shatters Imposter Syndrome and Redefines Success 2018-04-23T19:59:05+00:00

EOS Software to Keep Your Rocks on Track

2018-04-23T19:58:39+00:00

Charlie Brown doesn’t like rocks, but we love ‘em! We know that it’s not everyone’s favorite thing, though. At Traction Tools we’ve learned from experience it can be hard to complete Rocks, and others find it challenging to stay on top of them or hold their people accountable.… Read More

EOS Software to Keep Your Rocks on Track 2018-04-23T19:58:39+00:00

Michael Erath on the Implosion of Two Businesses and Rising Again

2018-04-23T19:56:13+00:00

The fear that keeps most entrepreneurs up at night is the nightmare that Michael Erath lived through. When the housing market crashed in 2009, Michael lost everything. Due to a combination of declining sales, betrayals from key staff, and his own blind spots, he went from owning two multi-million dollar businesses to almost destroying his marriage, losing his home and companies, and struggling to make ends meet.… Read More

Michael Erath on the Implosion of Two Businesses and Rising Again 2018-04-23T19:56:13+00:00

Case Study: Remote Team Boosts Their EOS® Efficiency

2018-03-09T06:45:11+00:00

Companies that rely on remote employees are constantly looking for better ways to keep their virtual teams on the same page. When you’re spread out across several states, it’s not possible to have weekly Level 10 Meetings™ in the same room, and that means you’ve got some workarounds to figure out.… Read More

Case Study: Remote Team Boosts Their EOS® Efficiency 2018-03-09T06:45:11+00:00

How to Get the Most Out of the EOS Conference 2018

2018-04-19T11:56:13+00:00

The Annual Conference for Companies Running on EOS® is nearly here, and it’s gearing up to be one of the most valuable conferences you’ll attend this year. Taking place April 26-27 in the “Times Square of Minneapolis,” the EOS Conference is jam-packed with keynotes, discussions, and practical breakout sessions that will help you connect with others, learn from experts, and strengthen your understanding of EOS.… Read More

How to Get the Most Out of the EOS Conference 2018 2018-04-19T11:56:13+00:00

3 Ways EOS® Software Maximizes Your Company Scorecard

2018-02-21T13:36:45+00:00

Ever notice the beauty of a baseball scorecard? It’s a pretty amazing example of efficiency and simplicity. With just a glance, you know not simply if your team won, but how they performed. A single sheet tells you a stack of stats, including hits, walks, strikeouts, double plays, bases advanced, and more.… Read More

3 Ways EOS® Software Maximizes Your Company Scorecard 2018-02-21T13:36:45+00:00

5 Ways to Get More Productivity from Your Remote Team

2018-02-14T08:50:58+00:00

As remote working is continuing to become more popular, more businesses—and employees—are discovering all kinds of unexpected benefits to telecommuting. For example, remote working is cheaper for employees and employers. Virtual employees enjoy their jobs more, absenteeism drops, and there’s less turnover.… Read More

5 Ways to Get More Productivity from Your Remote Team 2018-02-14T08:50:58+00:00

Behind the Curtain with René Boer: How to Be a Great Boss [Book Review]

2018-05-23T08:55:47+00:00

Often, the difference between a group of indifferent employees and a fully engaged team comes down to one simple thing—a great boss. In How to Be a Great Boss, Gino Wickman and Certified EOS® Implementer René Boer present a straightforward, practical approach to help bosses at all levels of an organization get the most from their people.… Read More

Behind the Curtain with René Boer: How to Be a Great Boss [Book Review] 2018-05-23T08:55:47+00:00

How to Streamline Prep and Follow Up for EOS® Level 10 Meetings™

2018-04-23T19:59:59+00:00

If you’re ever flying around at the last minute trying to get everything together for your weekly Level 10 Meeting, you’re not alone. As Linda Maclachlan from YJT Solutions admitted, “The actual process of updating spreadsheets and lists for the next Level 10 Meeting was cumbersome, and there were admittedly a few weeks when the updating didn’t happen and we worked from last week’s marked-up copies.”

With Traction® Tools software you can streamline prep and follow up for your Level 10 meetings—helping to eliminate frustrations and give back precious time in your day.… Read More

How to Streamline Prep and Follow Up for EOS® Level 10 Meetings™ 2018-04-23T19:59:59+00:00

[Book Review] “Idea Factory” Flips Assumptions on Their Head

2018-04-19T13:35:49+00:00

Some ideas need a second consideration. Jon Gertner’s book, The Idea Factory: Bell Labs and the Great Age of American Innovation, is one of those reads that takes a culturally-presumed evil and flips our assumptions on their head: maybe a monopoly can be a good thing, after all.… Read More

[Book Review] “Idea Factory” Flips Assumptions on Their Head 2018-04-19T13:35:49+00:00
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