The Business Mechanic

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What can you do right now to improve your Business? Suppose a veteran change agent walked into your business today - what steps would that person take? These are the secrets of a Business Mechanic - The individual brought in to a company to take everything that is wrong and make it right. This book show how even the simplest changes to a business can improve profits. Each chapter reveals the rules that all managers must live by to achieve success. If you own a business, this ...
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Overview

What can you do right now to improve your Business? Suppose a veteran change agent walked into your business today - what steps would that person take? These are the secrets of a Business Mechanic - The individual brought in to a company to take everything that is wrong and make it right. This book show how even the simplest changes to a business can improve profits. Each chapter reveals the rules that all managers must live by to achieve success. If you own a business, this book is for you.

Topics covered are: increasing profits, delegating authority, budgets and quotas, change management, working with business partners, roi marketing, small business tax issues, exit strategies, and how to deal with big box companies. This book is for small business owners and executives.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780984113309
  • Publisher: Blue Duck Publishing
  • Publication date: 8/14/2009
  • Pages: 144
  • Sales rank: 1,196,808
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

John Minahan has fifteen years of experience with both public and private companies. He has successfully implemented change in companies around the world and had lived and worked in China, Japan, Hong Kong, France, England, Germany, and Ireland. His experience and business philosophy cover numerous industries and service sectors. He is a cofounder and owner of a successful multimillion-dollar media company based in New York City. Minahan is a trusted adviser to CEOs and Executives, a Certified Public Accountant, and a graduate of the University of Georgia's J.M. Tull Scholl of Accounting.
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