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“When its cloudy in the pulpit, its foggy in the pew.”
Your companys success begins with clarity. . .clarity of vision, of purpose and of planning. As the companys leader, its your job to ensure this clarity permeates throughout your corporate culture, but during turbulent times, thats not always an easy task.
From globalization to economical constraints to advancements in technology, the business world just isnt what it used to be and that means that business owners must adopt a new mindset if they want to ensure future success. ""Above the Fray"" is the blueprint for this new mindset, providing strategies and resources that will help you recreate your business from the ground up.
Join renowned business coach and entrepreneur, Larry Parman as he walks you through this strange new world and shows you how to combat the turbulence and overcome the odds. Not to just survive, but to thrive. . .and to achieve your dreams.
“… In ""Above The Fray"", Larry Parman comprehensively guides you step-by-step through the process of building your company from the inside-out…Whether just beginning or highly experienced, smart and savvy business leaders should carefully study and act upon this book today.” -- Lee Milteer, Best-Selling Author; International Performance and Productivity Coach; Award-Winning Professional Speaker; TV Personality. www.leemilteer.com
“Lifes journey seems to always be the best teacher. Larry Parmans crafty use of real-life experiences creates a refreshing approach to management and leadership with ""Above the Fray"". Great lessons for newcomers and veterans of business.” -- Mark Walker, Former President and CEO, United Way Silicon Valley
“Larry Parman has written a book designed with the business owner in mind. . .The wisdom contained in this book is priceless.” -- Michael Bonfrisco, Esq., The Bonfrisco Law Firm, LLC.
The premise of ""Above the Fray"" is that the Information Age is creating a turbulence most business owners fail to acknowledge or take steps to profitably manage. ""Above the Fray"" offers a method of creating a vision that produces clarity. It teaches how to create plans with a bias toward action and speed of implementation. It suggests a systems approach to hiring the right team members who can handle todays fast-paced environment. Readers will discover how to create a management methodology that ensures alignment and commitment to their vision. Revealed are marketing systems and strategies that set their companies apart from competition along with metrics that measure real-time performance. Collectively, these concepts create more effective business leaders, all better prepared to thrive in todays turbulent business word.
Attorney, investment advisor and former banker Larry V. Parman is the founder of one of the most successful business and estate planning law firms in the Midwest. The firm is also a partner in a thriving investment advisory company. He is a partner in Notch It Up Strategies, LLC, a firm specializing in helping business owners and CEOs grow and profitably manage their business. He has co-authored two books on estate planning and hosted his own radio show,Your Estate Matters, for three years on KTOK in Oklahoma City. His guest columns regularly appear in the Senior Living section of the Daily Oklahoman. He spent nearly ten years as a certified instructor on a part-time basis for the Dale Carnegie organization, coaching participants in their management, sales and presentation programs. He currently co-leads a very successful coaching program for other attorneys.
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Oklahoma City, OK