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Noise?-Monday Morning Memoir 11/24/08

Have you ever been frustrated by employee’s who love to spread rumors and create “noise”?  In a fast growth business where you learn things everyday you need to make changes quickly. 

The noise can really get in your way if you don’t get in front of it.  We have been trying to execute on this every week by giving people updates prior to the changes actual release.  It relieves tension and it permits people to plan for the next change. 

The trade off can be a week delay of the execution of the change but the benefits outweigh the cost.

About the Author: Lorne Zalesin

A self-proclaimed “serial entrepreneur,” CEO Lorne Zalesin successfully launched five startup companies from the ground level up. Under Zalesin’s leadership, MyInsuranceExpert.com was formed in November 2006. To date, the company has grown to more than 30 employees and is currently [...]

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