How To Keep Your Business Flat Even When You Scale

It’s very common to see a business scale to a certain point but then reach a plateau that can be very difficult to get out of. To avoid this happening in your business and to keep your momentum going, I believe that you need to keep your business flat. What do I mean...

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How To Be A Servant Leader

How can you become a great leader? Or, more importantly, how can you become a servant leader? I introduced the concept of a servant leader in last week’s blog post, this week I am going to explain in more detail how you can become one.   What is a servant leader?...

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How To Select The Very Best Suppliers

Every business needs great suppliers in order to be able to scale up successfully. Regardless of your current business position, your team’s ability to select the very best suppliers to build your technology function is absolutely vital. The success of a business is...

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How To Make Your Tech Team Hyper-Productive

The people involved in your business are extremely important to its overall success. They’re the driving force behind you achieving your overall vision and so it’s crucial that you get the best out of them and the overall technology function. But how do you do this? I...

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How To Get A Resilient Tech Team, Fast!

A resilient tech team is crucial to scaling a business quickly and efficiently. People often assume that full-time staff are integral to success, but that isn’t always the case. Creating a team of highly skilled and knowledgeable part-time workers who can flex with...

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7 Ways A CTO Can Neutralise Waste

Reducing waste in your technology function is crucial to scaling your business and streamlining your overall vision. It’s the engine of your business and it needs care and attention to run smoothly and efficiently. Your CTO should be at the heart of this, ensuring...

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10 Reasons to Avoid Equity when Hiring your CTO

If you’re a business owner and you’re serious about scaling your business, don’t give away equity too easily. A Chief Technology Officer (CTO) who is going to turn your vision into your strategy needs to understand you, your business and where you want to go. For more...

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What to look for in your CTO?

What to look for in your CTO? As a business owner, you need to take control in order to grow. One of the most important ways of doing this is to make sure your leadership team is strong, adaptable and, crucially, scalable. A Chief Technology officer (CTO) is at the...

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What is a Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

You may have heard of a Chief Technology Office and the term CTO – but what does it mean? In this week’s podcast episode, video and this article, I explain exactly what a Chief Technology Officer is. In the past few blog posts I have shared tips and advice on...

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Create Your Tech Plan In Under An Hour

If you are a business owner and you are getting yourself ready for growth this year, then most likely you are getting ready to scale up. When putting your tech strategy together, it’s really important to make sure that you don’t make costly mistakes. Growing as a...

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