Leading Growth in Tough Times with Verne Harnish (SMP)
|Event Date/Time: Dec 02, 2009||End Date/Time: Dec 02, 2009|
Learn the Five Critical Decisions which underpin every successful strategy to dominate an industry
Identify and break through the barriers that stand between your company and exponential growth
Create a one page strategic plan that can immediately be put to work across your entire organization
Understand how to avoid the pitfalls of rapid expansion
Learn Verne's trademarked "Fundamentals for Fast Growth" checklist
Verne provides practical and easy-to-use actionable tools to grow your business. You and your team will leave this workshop with an action plan for success, not just another book full of theoretical management principles. We are confident that you will see an impact in your organization the day immediately following the workshop.
Would you like to join the ranks of fast growth companies? Bring your management team to this exclusive event to develop a viable and actionable strategy for growth. We are holding this workshop in Mumbai on December 2nd and in Bangalore on December 3rd, . Space is limited in each workshop so please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
"I bought a company for $7 million and took it to $1.3 billion in 3 years. Many of the tools I use to grow and mange firms come from Mastering the Rockefeller Habits". -Alan Rudy, CEO, Into Great Companies
"Practical useful". -Suresh Mahtre, Tata Consultancy Services, Vice-President
"Practical to the point, loads of insights on business management". -Annu Anand, Sony Ent Television
"From strategic goal alignment to our daily communication plan Verne's practical ideas were key in building our two-time Inc 500 company". -Tom Salonek, CEO, Intertech Software
"Verne has a unique gift to turn complex problems into simple solutions. I have always walked away from his sessions with a much clearer idea of what I needed to do as a CEO". -Sam Goodner, President & CEO, Catapult Systems
"Verne is extremely enthusiastic and committed to helping companies "manage fast growth". His passion for helping companies grow is clearly illustrated in his sessions. Verne has great material and is a great business guru in the area of "fast growth companies". Weather your organization is in the start up phase or a well established company, Verne will push you to work hard at taking your organization to the next level". -Sunjay Kapur, CEO, Sona Mobility Services
Verne Harnish's Biography:
Verne Harnish is the founder of two world-renowned entrepreneurship organizations, the Young Entrepreneursâ€™ Organization (YEO) and the Association of Collegiate Entrepreneurs (ACE). He is presently founder and CEO of Gazelles, Inc., which serves as an outsourced corporate university for mid-size firms and hosts a faculty of well-known business experts including Jim Collins, Geoff Smart, Jack Stack, Neil Rackham, Seth Godin, and Pat Lencioni and sponsors best practices trips to GE, Southwest Airlines, Microsoft, and Dell.
The â€œGrowth Guyâ€ columnist for several publications and a contributing editor for Fortune Small Business Magazine, Mr. Harnish is the author of Mastering the Rockefeller Habits: What You Must Do to Increase the Value of Your Fast-Growth Firm, which was released in April 2002 and has been translated into Spanish, Chinese, Japanese, and Korean. Named one of the â€œTop 10 Minds in Small Businessâ€ by Fortune Small Business Magazine (FSB), he appeared on the cover of the Dec/Jan 2002 issue of the magazine.
Verne Harnish chairs the renowned â€œBirthing of Giantsâ€ entrepreneurship leadership program at MIT and the MIT/WEO â€œAdvanced Business Program.â€ He also chaired for many years the leadership program for the Canadaâ€™s prestigious â€œTop 40 Under 40â€ program and is going into his sixth year leading an executive program in Malaysia entitled â€œTaipan, the Making of Asian Giants.â€ Heâ€™s also launching similar programs in Australia, India, and Ireland in 2008.
Given his expertise in the field of entrepreneurship, Mr. Harnish has appeared on several national television and radio programs including Smart Money, CBS News, and Nationâ€™s Business Today; and appeared in stories in over one hundred magazines and newspapers including Forbes, Inc., and The Wall Street Journal.
Verne Harnish has a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and an MBA from Wichita State University. Hobbies include piano, tennis, and magic as a member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians. Honors include National Leader of the Year for Omicron Delta Kappa (Leadership honorary organization) and one of the first two recipients of the National Laureate Award for Leadership by Tau Beta Pi (Engineering honorary organization).