TAG: vision

Vectorworks releases 2019 versions of select software

September 17, 2018By

Vectorworks, a global design and BIM software solutions provider, released the 2019 versions of Vectorworks Architect, Landmark, Spotlight, Fundamentals and Designer, as well as Braceworks and Vision. This new release offers innovations and enhancements to improve the 3D and BIM modeling, 2D documentation and presentation workflows for designers in the architecture, landscape, entertainment and interior design industries, according to the... read more

Leading: Purpose second

March 1, 2017By

Once you’ve put People First and have assembled the right core team, a leader must assure that he or she is working in sync with other team members toward shared goals. This depends on having a crystal clear vision of what you’re seeking to accomplish. Purpose Second. It’s not enough for an owner or business leader to have a general... read more

SIMA shares new vision, mission

March 16, 2016By

As part of its updated strategic plan, the Snow & Ice Management Association (SIMA) has refined its mission, vision and core values, which the association said will help the staff and board support its members and the industry. The changes are a result of planning meetings that took place with the 14-member board and SIMA staff in late 2015 and... read more

Ep. 124: Creating a company vision

April 1, 2015By

If you really want to have a company that attracts and retains great people, then you need to have a vision that employees can rally around. Not a vision statement, but a meaningful company wide philosophy that goes far beyond providing quality work and great customer service. Jeffrey Scott, MBA and author, discusses what a company vision is and how... read more

Moving mountains: A compelling company vision

April 1, 2015By

How a compelling company vision can help you attract the best team and achieve your goals. Attracting, motivating, focusing and retaining great employees starts and ends with a compelling vision. To attract the very best team, you must create a compelling vision for the future, and to retain top talent you must develop a method and habit for communicating your... read more

Systemization Series: Core functions of business—management

March 26, 2015By

This post is part five of Dan Pestretto’s seven-part systemization series. Read on to part six, “Systemization Series: How to create (and use) an org. chart,” here.  Creating the business you want requires a well-defined description of that future business. You must be able to clearly see your future business in your mind’s eye. In this way, you can guide the... read more