The CEO’s Grind

CEO’s Update Running a professional services company has never been easy, but it’s the daily challenges to obtain our long term goals that kept us motivated.  Our expectations back in January were that project backlog would continue to build upon the successes of 2011 and 2012.  To our dismay, 2013 was a real grind.  Clearly,...

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The Harbor Association of Industry and Commerce is Looking Out for You

In 2009 I was asked to not only join the Harbor Association of Industry and Commerce (HAIC) but to be on its Board of Directors.  I had already attended some of their impressive events and I run my business in the Port of Los Angeles (POLA), so it made good sense to consider this unique...

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Catching Up With . . . John Cruikshank

The purpose of our “Catching Up With” articles When JMC2 first decided to create a monthly e-letter, their first thought was how can they get their business associates engaged in the content and even have a chance to include them in what was sent out.  The idea was to use a Catching Up With article...

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JMC2 Operating Principles

JMC2 Operating Principles “All Company decisions must conform to the Strategic Objective, Operating Principles, and Working Procedure documents.” Business Development – people like to work with people they like. So we will be good listeners, be friendly, and smile.  The whole idea is get to know people we meet since anyone could be a future...

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