Vistage Case Study: Implementing a New Strategy for Growth at Zuto

James Wilkinson, chief executive officer of Zuto, formally Car Loan 4U, co-founded the online car loans business in 2006. Five years later, it was a resounding success, with turnover of £1.7m a year, ...

5 Signs That Your Business Is Ready to Scale Up

Managing an SME is exciting. Any business owner knows that the process involves ups and downs, but whatever stage you've reached, with good judgement and a little luck, you'll hopefully reach a point ...

[Quiz] What Type of Strategic Planner Are You?

Executives who have a bold strategic business plan perform better than their more timid counterparts, according to McKinsey.  When tackling strategy, it helps to aim for a continuous cycle of improvem...

3 Observations of Business Culture and Practical Tips to Overcome ...

“Culture eats strategy for breakfast” according to a quote attributed to management guru Peter Drucker. Your organisation’s strategy is easy to define and can be changed with the stroke of a pen, but ...

Introducing the Business Leader's Library

Business, Vistage, Strategy - 8/25/2016

Over the coming months, we’ll be inviting you to download a series of eGuides that will cover the big subjects that SME owners and directors need a good grasp of. That includes harder-edged topics lik...

The Real Magic of Engaging Your People

  Don’t miss out on the power of staff engagement. Ask a business leader what managing people means to them and they’ll undoubtedly use words like payroll, employment legislation and record keeping. S...

[Infographic] 5 essential strategies to increase your return on people

Discover strategies that will empower your people and have a positive impact on your bottom line.  Your people are the most essential part of your business. It’s time to motivate your people and take ...

Be a Gamechanger

Why be 10% better, when you could be 10 times better? Gamechangers are disruptive and innovative start-ups and corporates, in every sector and region, reshaping our world, according to Peter Fisk, aut...

Wellbeing Across the Organisation

From strategy to regular health checks, we offer the complete guide to wellbeing in your business. It is becoming clear that there are three key roles when running a business:  Do whatever you do and ...

How can you spot when teams are under-performing?

In this 20 minute video from our Vistage Open Day leadership and strategy expert Jim Alampi shares his original take on Patrick Lencioni's "5 Dysfunctions of a Team". He combines the most powerful mom...