The Building of a City – Business Drive Time® in KC
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Growing Up KC
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Market Facing Leadership
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Crisis Leadership from Former Medtronic CEO Bill George
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Gazelle Tracks
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Fresh Octane - Business Leadership Tour
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International Investments in the Dark Corners of the Global Economy
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Profits are the Only Thing
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German Solar Energy and Technology Leader Focuses on Growing Midwest Market

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Time to Hit The Road

Who are the leaders that are moving American business forward? It’s Business Drive Time®, and we are looking for some of the greatest business drivers regionally and nationally to feature in our 2017 Alpha® Board Fresh Octane Tour.  Who are the innovators?  Who are the leaders?  What (and where) are the opportunities?  Which companies, technologies, […]

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What’s Your Growth Superpower?

How are strategic planning and growth even related?  Everyone loves growth, yet “strategic planning” are two of the most dreaded words in business.  Don’t make it that way! A strategic plan is your future.  It documents where you are, where you are going, and how you will get there.  It forces your thought processes to […]

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Growing up KC

We are currently a key player in a national press tour and business leadership exchange. The program is a showcase platform to highlight distinguished business leaders across a number of major metros throughout the United States.

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The Building of a City – Business Drive Time® in KC

It’s Business Drive Time in Kansas City. What does that mean?  Kansas City is growing!  Embrace it! About 100,000 companies, including ours, are sitting at the national epicenter of business opportunity.  We’re all running the business race each week, and as committed leaders, a large number of Kansas City’s businesses are consistent, profitable winners.  We’re […]

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The Mojo Moment

4:53 a.m. August 18, 2009 Have You Ever Been Struck By Lightning?   Have you ever experienced that “Mojo Moment” in your business?   Can you name the time and place?  Can you name the result, how it was handled, and whether you actually achieved anything based on that instant? Most people describe this as the “aha,” […]

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Alpha® Board National Business Leadership Tour – Energy to Grow

We’re on a national press tour, and we would love to speak with you!  That is, if you are a business leader with a knack for helping businesses grow.  Since 1989, our founder has been launching new products, new companies, and major growth initiatives for organizations across the nation and around the world. As a […]

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Gazelle Tracks

So what are Gazelle Tracks™ and what are “Gazelles.”  Before we answer that, let’s discuss a few pertinent questions. Where to we grow from here?   Who’s growing who, and how?  Who’s touting who, and why?  Who will be driving growth over the next two to five years.  And more importantly how and while. We’re looking […]

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International Investments in the Dark Corners of the Global Economy

You and I fret over how to balance our investment dollars in a SEP or an IRA. Meanwhile, Robert P. Smith has his bags packed for Damascus, Syria to measure that country’s investment potential. That’s why he is portrayed as the “Indiana Jones” of international finance. “Give me a country that is at war because […]