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When it comes to the issues effecting businesses in America, the perspective of John Binkley Dallas is one that is sought out by many leaders. With many decades of experience in mergers and acquisitions, he has dealt with almost every issue that businesses face on a daily basis. This makes him a leader that ambitious professionals should listen to when he dishes advice. In this article, we will share some of the thoughts that he has shared lately via his Twitter account. Don’t neglect safety when it comes prepping your business for sale  One of John Binkley’s most recent tweets…

Running a business in today’s world takes a combination of things. This includes smart planning and strategies, knowing where and when to spend money, hiring the best talent out there, not to mention having a little luck along the way. That said your company can’t typically succeed if you are not reviewing your business practices on a regular basis. Such reviews are necessary to make sure not only your products and/or services are up to par with consumer expectations, but that you also are marketing and advertising your brand as much as possible. So, are you doing all you can…

It is interesting to notice the fact that most of the successful business leaders of today were faced with some sort of failure in the past. That is something that became quite common in business. As an example, previously president of Oracle, Charles Phillips is now Infor’s CEO. When he led Oracle, he did many great moves but he did have problems, mainly caused by others. He learned from that even if it was not a failure. He treated it as such and when he became CEO of Infor many changes were made. This led towards the huge growth that…

There are a number of things that are indicative of having a poor work life balance. For Charles Phillips, Infor CEO,’s wife Karen, these things were all evident in her husband. She decided that he was ready for a change, and she became more involved in his work, while also showing him the importance of family time. She got through to him, and Phillips is now a role model for not just his staff, but also other CEOs and executives the world over. He spends time with his family, talks about his family, and expects the same of his staff.…

CEOs are very important people, but few people truly know what they do. This is due to a variety of reasons. Firstly, CEOs are often too busy to sit down and talk about their job. Secondly, they have so much to do that they would need to write an encyclopedia to write it all down. Thirdly, it all depends on what company they are CEO of. Finally, their personal leadership style makes the role vary. Take, for instance, Infor CEO Charles Phillips, who will do very different things than Xerox CEO Ursula Burns, for instance. That said, there are a…