Self-Imposed Limitations

© 2014 Tony Bodoh and Vinny Ribas for LeaderBridge™ Business Insight: Some of the most common growth challenges that many business owners face are the result of self-imposed limitations. They base their business and plans on what and who they know, and what capital and resources they access to. The wise business owner, on the…

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Protecting Your Reputation

© 2014 Tony Bodoh and Vinny Ribas for LeaderBridge™ Business Insight: Your company’s reputation is crucial, which is why it is vital that you protect it at all costs. A common threat is an angry customer who has influence airing his or her complaints about you online. Of course, you always want to try to…

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Are You Listening?

© 2014 Tony Bodoh and Vinny Ribas for LeaderBridge™ Business Insight: If you listen closely, you can hear your customers tell you exactly what they want and/or need from you to be happy. If you pay attention to or even document at least thekey words that they use in the various kinds of conversations you…

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Team Beliefs

  © 2014 Tony Bodoh and Vinny Ribas for LeaderBridge™ Business Insight: You can never outperform the collective beliefs your team holds about your business. These team beliefs will come up when you are on the edge of a breakthrough. They typically emerge as unpleasant feelings accompanied by defeating thoughts. If you and your team…

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Business Growth Challenge: Business Sequencing

© Tony Bodoh and Vinny Ribas for LeaderBridge ™ Several years ago, I (Tony) was contracted by a client to help them build their customer experience analysis program.  When he arrived I learned that the company had already purchased and installed a leading analytical software but they had no analysts to use the software and…

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Business Growth Challenge – Innovation and Reinvention

© 2014 Vinny Ribas and Tony Bodoh for LeaderBridge™ There are many ways for your business to stand out from the crowd. A bigger sign, bells and whistles on your website, free giveaways etc. The list goes on and on. However, two ways that are often overlooked are to either innovative or reinvent all or…

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Business Growth Challenge – More Than A Customer

© 2014 Vinny Ribas and Tony Bodoh for LeaderBridge ™ Many years ago I (Vinny) was a full-time performing musician and talent agent. One night I was booked to play piano in a small local bar. It just happened that that night there was only 1 couple in the place. This left me with several…

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Business Growth Challenge – Your Team of Teams

© 2014 Tony Bodoh and Vinny Ribas for LeaderBridge™ I (Tony) recently had the opportunity to tour the ‘unified command center’ for one of the largest and most successful companies in the world.  During the tour, the executive in charge shared his long-term vision of having every major part of the business represented in this…

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Business Growth Challenge: Recognizing Growth

© 2014 Vinny Ribas and Tony Bodoh for LeaderBridge A little over 5 years ago I (Vinny) was completely unknown in the Nashville music scene. When I started Indie Connect as a local luncheon for musicians, I knew less than 10 local musicians. Today, whenever someone new comes to town, I am one of the…

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Business Growth Challenge – A Clear Mission

© 2014 Vinny Ribas and Tony Bodoh for LeaderBridge We recently consulted a client who was at a very big crossroad in his life. After playing the ‘supporting role’ for others, he felt that now it was his time to step into the spotlight. After all, over the years he had cultivated a variety of…

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