The Growth Paradox: When Your Company Gets Bigger, Your Ego Needs to Shrink

Launching and managing a startup that you're passionate about can feel a bit like character development. Whether you're a founder of a company or in charge of key operations, the goal or mission you are working towards seems personal. And in many respects, it is! This is especially true in the beginning, when it’s born [...]

By | 2017-10-20T15:24:40+00:00 October 20th, 2017|Business Trends and Insights, Motivation|Comments Off on The Growth Paradox: When Your Company Gets Bigger, Your Ego Needs to Shrink

Why Word of Mouth Matters in the Consulting Business

No matter what type of consulting services you offer and what industry you specialize in, there’s one marketing tactic that applies to all: the power of the word of mouth. Advertising in magazines or on television, investing in digital ads, and social media outreach all have merit, of course. But when positioning yourself as a [...]

By | 2017-11-01T17:00:38+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|Business Trends and Insights, Lincoln Strategy Group, Nathan Sproul|Comments Off on Why Word of Mouth Matters in the Consulting Business

For Better Productivity, Put Quality of Life First

Americans have incredible work ethic. Culturally, we pride ourselves on our grit and productivity, and for centuries we’ve worked ourselves up mountains and back to the entire world’s benefit. As a result, we’ve accomplished extraordinary feats and ushered in countless innovations, from the airplane to the Internet. If your father ever told you that as [...]

By | 2017-06-23T13:03:21+00:00 May 19th, 2017|Business Trends and Insights, Motivation, Nathan Sproul|Comments Off on For Better Productivity, Put Quality of Life First

5 Important Facts about Business Regulation

American businesses are worried about regulation more than ever before. According to a recent Deloitte survey, as told by Fortune in their fascinating cover story about red tape, American CFOs believe burdensome regulations to be the biggest threat to business behind a possible recession.

By | 2017-02-17T11:39:38+00:00 December 23rd, 2016|Business Trends and Insights, Nathan Sproul, Politics 101|Comments Off on 5 Important Facts about Business Regulation

Lincoln Strategy Group Recognized for Award Winning Campaigns

For 13 years, Lincoln Strategy Group (LSG) has been offering our clients customized solutions for their corporate public affairs and public relations' needs. Our strategies to meet those needs may include anything from creating a campaign management plan with a quantifiable impact to outlining a crisis communication program with winning messages that sway opinion. My [...]

By | 2016-11-16T20:16:25+00:00 November 10th, 2016|Business Trends and Insights, Nathan Sproul|Comments Off on Lincoln Strategy Group Recognized for Award Winning Campaigns

Nathan Sproul|How to Use Curiosity in Business

Research suggests that curiosity is the key to life satisfaction and career satisfaction. Promoting curiosity isn’t child’s play; rather, curiosity has a valuable place in every winning business strategy. In 2014, the Harvard Business Review proclaimed “Curiosity Is as Important as Intelligence.” In a world that “has never been more intricate,” the idea of curiosity [...]

By | 2016-10-14T20:33:21+00:00 October 19th, 2016|Business Trends and Insights, Nathan Sproul|Comments Off on Nathan Sproul|How to Use Curiosity in Business