McKibbin, Hunter Appointed as Sage Executive Group Co-coachs

Posted on November 6, 2014

Stacey McKibbin and Chuck Hunter, both experienced business management consultants, were recently named co-coachs to work with CEOs from mid-sized firms who are members of Sage Executive Group, a fast-growing peer advisory organization. In their mentoring and training roles heading … Continued

Sage Executive Group Announces Four New Advisory Groups

Posted on October 29, 2014

Sage Executive Group, which started two years ago as a peer advisory organization for CEOS, has launched four new groups for business executives in finance, operations, sales and marketing and business development and for CEOs in small to mid-size companies. Founded … Continued

Sage Executive Group Appoints Tom Deverell as CEO Group Facilitator

Posted on October 22, 2014

Veteran San Diego business executive Tom Deverell has been named coach for a group of chief executive officers who meet to share ideas, explore solutions and develop their companies as part of the expansion of Sage Executive Group, a peer … Continued

Count the Value of Every Second

Posted on September 27, 2014

This one is worth sharing… THE MAGIC BANK ACCOUNT THE AUTHOR IS NOT KNOWN. THIS MESSAGE WAS FOUND IN THE BILLFOLD OF LEGENDARY ALABAMA FOOTBALL COACH PAUL BEAR BRYANT AFTER HE DIED IN 1982. Imagine that you had won the … Continued

Learn about Stone Brewing Co. from Sage Executive Group Event

Posted on September 19, 2014

Sage Executive Group gives an opportunity for San Diego-area professional to meet and hear from an expert in the world of business at quarterly networking events, and key elements of the presentation by Sarah Hardwick, CEO of Zenzi Communications, are … Continued

Six Business Leadership Questions Every CEO Should Ask

Posted on August 27, 2014

I listened to an old Andy Stanley Leadership Podcast and came across a brilliant session on six questions every CEO must ask.  Here is my summary. Q1 – WHICH GAUGES SHOULD WE BE WATCHING? Finding the right metrics to guide … Continued

Sage Insights into Success of Stone Brewing Co.

Posted on August 16, 2014

Stone Brewing Co. has grown into the nation’s 10th-largest craft brewer by tapping into its customers’ thirst for freedom, one of six key emotional measures of values-driven marketing, Zenzi Communications CEO Sarah Hardwick told a group of San Diego business … Continued

Executives: Don't Become a Slave to Cannot

Posted on August 11, 2014

“Whatever you want in life, other people are going to want it too. Believe in yourself enough to accept the idea that you have an equal right to it.” Diane Sawyer I associate with amazing people who are accomplishing great … Continued

Good Reasons for Business Executives to Join Sage

Posted on August 5, 2014

Brian Yui,  co-founder of Sage Executive Group and a serial entrepreneur himself in the travel and real estate fields, explains why chief executive officers and San Diego entrepreneurs in leadership positions can benefit from frank discussions with their peers about … Continued

Sales Leads Often Need More Follow Through

Posted on July 21, 2014

We all sell something in business. When I see the amounts of money spent on marketing every year, and then look at what happens with leads once a company receives them, it makes me believe that the waste in business … Continued