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FREE Assessment for Your Business

Orchard Advisors is pleased to announce that it will be providing the 4D Assessment™, referenced in Verne Harnish’s recent book, Scaling Up, free of charge. Scaling Up is built off of the ground-breaking work of Verne’s bestselling book, Mastering the Rockefeller Habits. The Four Decisions (4D) Assesment: The 4D Assessment™ examines how healthy and optimally your business

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We Need Your Input on Language

Thanks for your responses to our earlier survey.  You’ve helped clarify our thinking! Here’s where we are… Orchard Advisors has been Growing Smart Companies for 20+ years.  This means helping each fulfill its purpose and doing so profitably.  You have helped us understand that the work YIPPEE has been doing is the same thing but focused on INDIVIDUALS.

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Your Greatest Paradox As An Entrepreneur

Imagine a room full of 1000 entrepreneurs, high energy, bold, courageous.  All striving to grow their companies.  Some seek fortune, some seek fame, some merely want to change the world!  In spite of anxiety, pressure and even fear, many embody the mantra, never let ‘em see you sweat. The demands of growing companies lead some

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Need Your Ideas for a New Title & Tagline for Discover Your YIPPEE

Can we have 3 minutes? The words ‘Discover Your YIPPEE’ are not resonating with smart, accomplished people.  Since you are one, we need your opinion! Our audience are people who are accomplished in their lives and careers AND are at a point where they want more.  They are asking: “What’s next?” or “How can I

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FREE Online Training – Wednesday, April 15th

Orchard Advisors is pleased to introduce “Learning Wednesdays”- Free Course Viewings! Orchard Advisors has arranged for clients and friends to have access, free of charge, to one course a month from the Gazelles Growth Institute’s Professional Development Library. These prerecorded course viewings cover one specific topic, and occur on the third Wednesday of every month. You

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Are You Experimenting Enough?

Originally posted September 23, 2014 on Discover Your YIPPEE! Last weekend was our third Discover Your YIPPEE! ® Retreat.  A delightful group of men and women gathered to create plans for the next stage of their lives.  We left excited about the amazing conversations, insights and commitments they each made to themselves, including 90-day action plans. 

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