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Bootstrapping a Business to 200+ Employees: Lessons Learned w/Myles Anderson, CEO Ep#158 Strategy and Leadership Podcast

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Strategy & #Leadership Podcast #158:

Myles Anderson is the Founder & CEO of BrightLocal, a marketing company focused on local search, that he bootstrapped to over 200 employees today. Previously, Myles held several business development roles.

On this new episode, Myles joins us to discuss the lessons learned bootstrapping his business to 200+ people, the importance of giving your people the room to contribute, managing a team in Ukraine during the Russian invasion, & more. #BootstrappingaBusiness #GrowingaBusiness

To learn more about BrightLocal, head to their website and check out their free academy for succeeding in local search marketing: https://www.brightlocal.com/

Consider supporting the people of Ukraine by making a donation with an organization like the Red Cross: https://www.redcross.org/about-us/news-and-events/news/2022/ukraine-red-cross-delivers-aid-to-families.html

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► Join our free community: strategy-and-leadership.mn.co/
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► Want software to track your strategic plan. Get a 90-day free trial of Cascade Strategy: www.smestrategy.net/cascade

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Blog ► www.smestrategy.net/blog
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// ABOUT SME STRATEGY CONSULTING:

SME Strategy is a management consulting firm that specializes in helping organizations develop and implement their strategic plans. We work with teams to facilitate conversations about strategic direction and business strategy so that our clients can focus their energy on what will move them forward faster.

Based out of Vancouver, BC, we've worked with organizations all over North American and beyond in various industries including nonprofits, universities & government organizations. For more information on working with a facilitator for your next strategy session: www.smestrategy.net/strategic-plann…ator-consultant

Strategy & #Leadership Podcast #158:

Myles Anderson is the Founder & CEO of BrightLocal, a marketing company focused on local search, that he bootstrapped to over 200 employees today. Previously, Myles held several business development roles.

On this new episode, Myles joins us to discuss the lessons learned bootstrapping his business to 200+ people, the importance of giving your people the room to contribute, managing a team in Ukraine during the Russian invasion, & more. #BootstrappingaBusiness #GrowingaBusiness

To learn more about BrightLocal, head to their website and check out their free academy for succeeding in local search marketing: https://www.brightlocal.com/

Consider supporting the people of Ukraine by making a donation with an organization like the Red Cross: https://www.redcross.org/about-us/news-and-events/news/2022/ukraine-red-cross-delivers-aid-to-families.html

// Learn more about strategic planning & implementation:

► Subscribe so you never miss a video: www.youtube.com/channel/UCOHLNRrp…ub_confirmation=1
► Get free workbook to guide you along the process: www.smestrategy.net/strategic-plann…mplate-workbook
► Learn how to successfully lead your next strategic planning process: www.smestrategy.net/strategic-plann…ng-steps-course

// More strategic planning resources:

► Join our free community: strategy-and-leadership.mn.co/
► Are you looking for someone to facilitate your strategic planning process? www.smestrategy.net/strategic-plann…ator-consultant
► Want software to track your strategic plan. Get a 90-day free trial of Cascade Strategy: www.smestrategy.net/cascade

// Connect with us:

Blog ► www.smestrategy.net/blog
Strategy & Leadership Podcast ►www.smestrategy.net/podcast
Alignment Book ► www.smestrategy.net/alignment-book
Contact us ►www.smestrategy.net/contact
Subscribe on YouTube ► www.youtube.com/channel/UCOHLNRrp…ub_confirmation=1

// ABOUT SME STRATEGY CONSULTING:

SME Strategy is a management consulting firm that specializes in helping organizations develop and implement their strategic plans. We work with teams to facilitate conversations about strategic direction and business strategy so that our clients can focus their energy on what will move them forward faster.

Based out of Vancouver, BC, we've worked with organizations all over North American and beyond in various industries including nonprofits, universities & government organizations. For more information on working with a facilitator for your next strategy session: www.smestrategy.net/strategic-plann…ator-consultant

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