How to Prepare, Run, and Coach an Annual Strategy Day

Great Strategy Days for small business have long been a passion of mine – done well, they start your year with focus and momentum and pay enormous dividends. Of course, most businesses do them poorly (as I wrote about in 2015) – or almost as bad, not at all, preferring to leave strategy and engagement…

Which Type of Joint Venture is Right for You?

Which Type of Joint Venture is Right for You? In Blackboard Fridays, Jacob talks about Legals and Growth Planning. Need this implemented into your business? Talk to the international business advisor who can do exactly that – Contact Jacob, Learn More, or Subscribe for Updates. The famed 20th Century poet Vanilla Ice taught us all…

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly. In Blackboard Fridays Episode 104, Jacob talks about Culture. Need this implemented into your business? Talk to the international business advisor who can do exactly that – Contact Jacob, Learn More, or Subscribe for Updates. It’s easy to have the nice conversations in business – sit around over…

What’s the Difference Between Coaching, Mentoring and Managing?

What’s the Difference Between Coaching, Mentoring and Managing? In Blackboard Fridays Episode 103, Jacob talks about Leadership. Need this implemented into your business? Talk to the international business advisor who can do exactly that – Contact Jacob, Learn More, or Subscribe for Updates. Who is Jacob Aldridge, Business Coach? “The smart and quirky advisor who…

The Fast Way to Win More Clients

The Fast Way to Win More Clients. In Blackboard Fridays Episode 102, Jacob talks about Marketing. Need this implemented into your business? Talk to the international business advisor who can do exactly that – Contact Jacob, Learn More, or Subscribe for Updates. Who is Jacob Aldridge, Business Coach? “The smart and quirky advisor who gets…

Are you Living Your Ideal Week?

Are you Living Your Ideal Week? In Blackboard Fridays Episode 101, Jacob talks about Productivity. Need this implemented into your business? Talk to the international business advisor who can do exactly that – Contact Jacob, Learn More, or Subscribe for Updates. OK, sure, your ideal week probably involves breakfast every morning at Hotel La Darsena,…

Australian Business Coach Jacob Aldridge presenting Episode 50 of the online business video series Blackboard Fridays

Blackboard Fridays Episode 100

Every Friday for the past two years I’ve been releasing a focused, targeted video to my subscribers – which means we’ve reached 100 episodes in total! As I wrote when we introduced these, I do have an enormous amount of fun creating them. More importantly, you all seem to find them valuable and engaging. This…

Happy 100th Episode Blackboard Fridays!

Happy 100th Episode Blackboard Fridays! In Blackboard Fridays Episode 100, Jacob talks about Marketing. Need this implemented into your business? Talk to the international business advisor who can do exactly that – Contact Jacob, Learn More, or Subscribe for Updates. Who is Jacob Aldridge, Business Coach? “The smart and quirky advisor who gets sh!t done…

Get Smart: Recruiting without Recruiters

Get Smart: Recruiting without Recruiters. In Blackboard Fridays Episode 99, Jacob talks about Growth Planning and Systems and Processes. Need this implemented into your business? Talk to the international business advisor who can do exactly that – Contact Jacob, Learn More, or Subscribe for Updates. Welcome to Episode 99 – so pardon the pun in…