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The leadership muscle or the leadership gene

Thinc Strategy

September 19, 2018

Are leaders born or made? It’s a question that is continually asked by scholars and businesses alike. Whether in an academic or corporate environment, many try to gain a better grasp on how leadership is formed, in hopes to replicate great leadership for the future. Which leadership camp are you in?...

Overcoming the Challenges of Entrepreneurship

Thinc Strategy

July 23, 2018

Entrepreneurship was never meant to be an easy game. The path for creating and starting your own business can be a tricky move—and always a risky one. So, how do you withstand the difficulties and uncertainty entrepreneurship can bring? Believe in your vision When it comes to going into business...

Employee to Entrepreneur: Tips Before You Switch

Thinc Strategy

July 16, 2018

Entrepreneurship is on the rise and it’s more accessible than we’ve ever seen before. Today’s economy has given birth to a new wave of innovators and creators, and most of those individuals have innovated and created in tandem to full-time employment. Drybar, now a $100 million operation, was first launched by...

Good to Great: The Overlooked Leadership Traits You Need to Develop Now

Thinc Strategy

June 18, 2018

On a fundamental level most leaders – because there are always outliers – share a common set of leadership skills and traits. Most of these are generally agreed upon by the vast majority of employees and leaders alike. In the very best of leaders, we innately expect them to exude strong...

Business Advice from MultiMillion-Dollar Business Leaders

Thinc Strategy

May 10, 2018

Whether just starting out or a seasoned professional, advice and encouragement is to be expected throughout your career. No matter the profession you choose or the level of success you achieve, you’ve likely heard these phrases of encouragement numerous times along the way: Give 110 percent. Follow your dreams and passions...

How to Design Company Values that Last

Thinc Strategy

May 4, 2018

The number one challenge we hear from clients most often isn’t about financial modeling, growth strategies or cash flow; it’s about leading people well. Each individual employee brings their own strengths and complexities to the table. The natural intricacies of human beings make leadership challenging and require purposeful care to do...

The Value Millennials bring to the Workplace

Thinc Strategy

April 20, 2018

Millennials, like every other generation, are often tied to societal stereotypes. Without conscious thought, when the topic of millennials rises in conversation, so do the images of entitlement, always-on digital connectivity and the need for affirmation. While there are reasons behind generational stereotypes, individuals themselves cannot conclusively be defined by those...

Want to Sell Your Business? Answer These Six Questions First

Thinc Strategy

April 6, 2018

If your business is performing well, hitting financial targets and continuing to grow, 2018 may feel like the perfect year to sell. Why? The market is strong, interest rates are still low and acquisitions are happening in nearly every industry. That combination can quickly garner the interest of business owners, but...

How To Build A Culture That Welcomes Failure

Thinc Strategy

February 20, 2018

Failure is often a word whispered quietly down business halls. It is the act that employees and leadership strive most often to avoid. Yet, many business leaders are striving to change the perception of failure by embedding it into their organizational culture. Are you surprised? Probably, but consider what leaders of...

The Phases of Entrepreneurship

Thinc Strategy

January 10, 2018

Entrepreneurship is hard. It's never going to be an easy road. Whether you’re in the infant stages of building a business or in the midst of sustaining one, it’s essential to understand the evolving role of entrepreneurship. Here’s a look at the entrepreneurial journey and the five phases of entrepreneurship.