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Ray Dalio’s Four Guiding Principles for Business and Life (Part 2 of 2)

In Part 1 last week, we shared about Ray Dalio’s first two principles: 1) Embrace reality and deal with it, 2) Practice radical open-mindedness. Today in Part 2, we are continuing with Dalio’s 3rd and 4th principles, all of which have provided clarity and insight to members of the Executive Forum Silicon Valley (EFSV.)    Principle ...
Ray Dalio’s Four Guiding Principles for Business and Life (Part 1 of 2)

Ray Dalio’s Four Guiding Principles for Business and Life (Part 1 of 2)

At the Renaissance Executive Forum Silicon Valley (“EFSV)’s January 2020 Forum, business owners, CEOs and executives learned about Ray Dalio’s four guiding principles for business and life. As always, each Forum member and the group as a whole received great value through executive level discussion that inspired each leader to recognize and distill their own ...
Six Steps to Build a High-Performance Sales Team

Six Steps to Build a High-Performance Sales Team

Insight, clarity and accountability are the keys for building sales teams to reach goals with supporting tools, systems and processes, as CEOs learned from Executive Forum Silicon Valley (EFSV), led by Business Coach Glenn Perkins. ...
Don’t Bottleneck Your Business: The Top 5 Tips to Get Out of Your Own Way

Don’t Bottleneck Your Business: The Top 5 Tips to Get Out of Your Own Way

The majority of CEOs and business owners focus myopically on growing profits, increasing margin and expanding sales. Likely even more CEOs believe that they are personally responsible to make those things happen. What do you think would happen if you removed the CEO from the business? Disruptive as it may sound, one of the most ...
4 Business Leadership Strategies to Grow Your SMB

4 Business Leadership Strategies to Grow Your SMB

For small and medium sized businesses (SMBs), 2018 has been a roller coaster of a year so far. Political upheaval is rampant, unemployment lingers at record lows and many other economic indicators looking promising, while tax reform, trade wars, and healthcare costs are breeding fear in certain sectors. Through it all, there is a steady ...