Welcome to the latest issue of What’s Hot Wednesday for Business Owners, your news briefing from the expert listeners at Owlthena.

We are excited to share some recent articles we found interesting including how to deal with change, the value in being agile as a CEO, and strategies for better communication. Here is what we are talking about this week:

Dealing with Change

No one knows better than a business owner that the one thing you can count on is that nothing stays the same for very long. Change can be difficult but without it there would be no innovation, creativity, or incentive to improve. Read here for great advice on how to manage when a curveball is thrown your way: https://www.success.com/3-ways-to-get-better-at-dealing-with-change/

 

Habits of an Agile CEO: Amazon’s Jeff Bezos

Amazon has become dominant in the global marketplace largely due to the vision and qualities of its founder and CEO Jeff Bezos. One often overlooked quality leading to Amazon’s success is the ability to be strategically agile. Bezos’ agility allows him to act and respond faster than competitors, propelling Amazon far ahead of other retailers.

Find the 7 actions of an agile CEO here:   https://www.forbes.com/sites/stevedenning/2018/09/17/the-seven-things-a-highly-agile-ceo-does-jeff-bezos/#205948984f09

 

Strategies for Better Communication

We know that communication is the key to success in business and in life. Most of us believe we are much more effective communicators than we actually are. Great leadership starts with strong communications skills which inspire people and create meaningful connections. How many of the strategies mentioned in the article do you employ?

Find the communication strategies here:  https://qz.com/589911/talk-so-people-listen-listen-so-people-talk-key-strategies-for-better-communication/

 

At Owlthena, our expert listeners are skilled at helping business owners deal with communication challenges through our own listening expertise. We have many success stories and would love for you to be our next one. Please consider scheduling an Owlthena session today.