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CMI, helping companies achieve sustainable business growth

Posted: March 15, 2013 at 8:12 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

Bruce Hodes

Bruce Hodes, the president and founder of CMI that helps companies achieve sustainable business growth joins Enterprise Radio. CMI is the Chicago land experts for strategic business planning, execution management and corporate team building.

Listen to host Eric Dye & guest Bruce Hodes discuss the following:

  • Tell us a little about yourself and what CMI does.
  • One of CMI’s key services is called Breakthrough Strategic Business Planning. Why should a company have an annual planning process?
  • How do you ensure implementation and follow through of the strategic plan?
  • Another area of CMI’s expertise is family business. What is the most common issue family businesses face and what advice do you offer?
  • You wrote a book last year. Tell us about the book and who it’s written for.
  • How can business leaders use the reading of books as a catalyst for organizational change?

Duration: 9:43

Bruce Hodes, President and Founder of CMI, is dedicated to helping companies grow. The focus of his work is developing work teams, business leaders and executives into powerful performers. Bruce has an MBA from Northwestern University and a Masters Degree in Clinical Social Work.

As a business strategy consultant and a former psychotherapist, Bruce brings a diverse blend of skills and education to his work with teams, business leaders and executives. Bruce developed a methodology, called Breakthrough Strategic Business Planning. This planning format is specifically designed for small and mid-sized companies; it is also useful for departments and corporate divisions.

Bruce has 30 years of experience working extensively with privately held companies from five to 100 million dollars in size. He is an expert in small business advising and family business coaching. Bruce’s diverse skill set and adaptable approach allows him to work with a wide variety of companies including food processing, manufacturing, insurance, health care administration, technology, staffing and commercial laundry sectors. Bruce has coached and planned with numerous companies that have experienced real tangible revenue growth. Bruce has also facilitated team building retreats for employees of the Chicago Public School System, and other Not for Profit Organizations.

Bruce is a prolific writer. Bruce’s writing often appears in Textile Rentals Magazine and on the Strategy Driven blog. His book, Front Line Heroes: Battling the Business Tsunami by developing Performance Oriented Cultures was published in February of 2012.

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