Monday, November 10, 2008

CEO Authors

When David Ingram, CEO of Capital TechSearch, told me he was writing a book, I was jealous. How does this guy have time to write a book! I have trouble carving out time to write 150 words a week for this blog! Maybe that’s why Ingram is so successful. In fact, the book he is […]

Posted by Scot McRoberts at 2:05 pm
Monday, November 3, 2008

Watch These Companies Grow

Greater Richmond Companies To Watch is Richmond’s annual event to showcase a select group of innovative companies with high growth potential. Companies To Watch is a program of the Venture Forum. Three of the ten 2009 Companies To Watch are led by Virginia Council of CEOs members. Congratulations to: Jim Slabaugh of nHealth Seth Schmidt […]

Posted by Scot McRoberts at 5:18 pm
Monday, November 3, 2008

Cut Costs

Two dozen small company CEOs who belong to the Virginia Council of CEOs gathered last week to share ideas for cutting costs in their businesses. Here is a summary of the ideas they generated. It Takes A Village Give immediate rewards to employees for cost savings or streamlining processes. Incent staff on cost savings and […]

Posted by Scot McRoberts at 5:11 pm
Tuesday, May 20, 2008

Capture Stuff with Jott

One of the coolest productivity tools I have adopted recently is Jott. Using Jott, you can record a 30 second voice message to yourself or others. Jott transcribes the message and sends it via email or text message to whomever you wish. Every time I describe it to one of our CEOs, they jump on […]

Posted by Scot McRoberts at 2:05 pm
Wednesday, March 5, 2008

CEO Retreat Podcast

Thanks to our talented Retreat Chairman, Keith Warman, we have a terrific podcast containing highlights of an interview with our Retreat presenters, Bo Burlingham and Doug Tatum. Hear directly from them why you can’t miss this Retreat. Bo and Doug will tell you how they are going to use the “Four M’s” to structure the […]

Posted by Scot McRoberts at 1:32 pm