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Procedures UN-Complicated: Get Your Operating Manuals IN

Hmmm.  Which is worse... hitting your thumb with a fast-swinging hammer or writing your Operating Manuals? For me,  I'll take the swollen, broken thumb over writing procedures.  Ugh!  I've done it, and it is complicated, slow-going work.  However, I also know the power, the sanity and flat-out freedom that Operating Manuals can provide.  So let's explore the [...]

At ZOOM DRAIN, We Multiply!

Ooooh, I am really excited about ZOOM DRAIN!  I started this franchise with my best friends for partners:  Al Levi, Jim Criniti and Jason Criniti.  They just happen to be some of the smartest businessmen I know, too. Our Mission:  To demonstrate the best that business can be.  I was motivated to put to [...]

  • Ellen Rohr about Men and Women Pay

Why Women Make Less Money Than Men

The oft reported statistic is that women, on average, make about 79% of what men make for doing equivalent work.  (For more details, AAUW is a great resource.) Is that fair? Nope. We can improve this situation, if we are willing to do what we can do. Once upon a time, I left my [...]

How to UN-Complicate Communication!

We have 24 hours a day to create the life and business we want. While we can't manufacture more time, we can revisit how we spend it.  In my companies (and yours?) we can leverage time by streamlining communication. It's challenging enough to stay in good communication with the ones we love and live with.  (Are [...]

  • Ellen Rohr becoming UNStuck

How I got UNstuck today…

I'm in the process of overhauling our online content, our website and how we communicate with you. I am super excited about it. We are creating video and streamlining content and business tools. You are going to get the best of my best. I can't wait to share it with you! But today it got [...]

Ready to Go Paperless?

You get a tablet!  You get a tablet!  At Zoom, now every team member has a tablet.  On it:  The Operations Manual.  The Price Book.  How To Videos.  Invoicing and Payment Collection.  The Top Projects Lists and updates.  The Scorecards.  Testimonials and Job Evidence Manuals.  Access to the internet, videos, Google apps, email, texting…whatever they [...]

Should He Stay or Go?

Even as you read the title of this blog, did someone come to mind?  Is it time to decide about the person “on the bubble?” Jack Welch, former CEO of General Electric, was asked at the end of his remarkable career, “What would you have done differently.”  He responded, “I should have moved faster.  There [...]