Sal Acosta from Landon and Acosta, LLC invited Francois Gau as a guest speaker for his Networking Lunch Event on Monday, May 8 in Canonsburg, PA. Francois Gau will be giving a presentation on the tools you can use to grow your company 3X in 5 years. https://www.meetup.com/Network-of-Business-Owners-and-Related-Professionals/events/235677787/ About velocityHUB Pittsburgh: velocityHUB Pittsburgh [...]
This is part 2 of 3 of the series on Growing in New/Emerging Markets (link to Blog#1). "How do we take the guess work out of the equation and reduce risks?" Blog #1 was about Planning. This blog is about Acting on the Plan: 1- Pre “Workout” The core [...]
velocityHUB Pittsburgh Created A Leadership Forum To Drive Leadership, Strategy And Executive Development In Pittsburgh. Brendan Keegan velocityHUB Managing Partner and 4-Time CEO was our guest Speaker for the evening. One of the key take aways: Invest at least 10% of your time thinking strategically about your business, your team or yourself. Over [...]
Francois Gau, Partner at velocityHUB Pittsburgh was invited to discuss strategy during BUS 698 Strategy & Entrepreneurship class at Chatham University. The presentation about "Growing a business 3X" was for the Chatham University's graduate business programs Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Master of Accounting (MAcc). Francois Gau said: "It is very rewarding to step [...]
Francois Gau, velocityHUB Pittsburgh Partner, invited to discuss Executive Presence at Leadership Westmoreland. The Leadership Westmoreland Program is designed for Members of the Westmoreland County Chamber of Commerce (WCCC) to learn about their community and develop their career. 21 emerging leaders were in attendance. Great team and great engagement throughout the session. Francois Gau [...]
The City of Pittsburgh invited velocityHUB to participate in their Inclusive Innovation Week 2017. During the event, velocityHUB Pittsburgh helped several Pittsburgh Entrepreneurs and Leaders with free consultations to unleash growth. Francois Gau, VelocityHUB Pittsburgh Partner said: "I was honored by the invitation and I love to give back to our [...]
As I traveled the world throughout my career, I had the privilege to interact with many global and local leaders that aspired to grow into new markets or geographies. Some of the stories were quite epic, however, the underlying question was: "How do we take the guess work out of the equation [...]
Quoting the good work from James L. Heskett and team in the “Putting the Service-Profit Chain to Work” article: "Engaged people Engage Customers which Drive Shareholder Value" The idea is not new: People Experience (PX) drives Customer Excellence inside our firms which ultimately impacts Customer Experience (CX). ...read more.
Growing in slow to uncertain market conditions calls for a balanced approach Throughout 2016, I had the privilege to interact with many leaders in the Industrial/Manufacturing sector. Our discussions on business conditions netted one common theme: We need growth. The underlying question was: "How do we break away?"...read more.