Category: Business Acumen


Why CEOs Choose AcuMax for Employee Selection

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What’s the Biggest Reason CEOs Choose AcuMax? The market has responded incredibly well to the AcuMax Index®. We have had phenomenal growth over a very short period of time. Why? We objectively solve a problem in most organizations. The AcuMax Index is rapidly becoming the “go-to” tool for CEOs and human resources executives because we have…more

Improving Business Acumen with AcuMax

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Improving Business Acumen is the Essence of the AcuMax Index The Oxford English Dictionary defines business acumen as “the ability to make good judgments and quick decisions regarding business situations.” No aspect of business is more important than understanding people and how to effectively communicate. The ability to make good judgments about the people you…more

Leadership Team Development

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Awareness of Wiring Helps Leadership Team Development We gave a presentation recently to a senior leadership team of a large insurance company considering leadership team development. The senior leadership team consists of individuals who were “no-holds barred, communicate at all costs, and leave no stone unturned, nor any bodies in the wake individuals within their organization.…more

Conflict Resolution Methods

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AcuMax can provide a channel to resolve conflict between two employees and improve employee engagement. Ed Fisher, a consultant for AcuMax, comments: I would say the most exciting result that I’ve seen from a client that I’ve worked with is the better atmosphere and camaraderie fostered within the workplace. The learning achieved acts to resolve…more

Tool for Hiring and for Employee Motivation

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AcuMax is an Effective Tool for Hiring and Employee Motivation What would your business be like if you had no 5s or 6s (out of 10) within your organization? What if every employee in your organization was an 8, a 9 or a 10? What would that do for your work and for your bottom…more

CEOs Reducing Risk

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“I would highly recommend the AcuMax tool, and do, for every CEO that I interact with. I think it’s a tool that a CEO cannot do without.” CEOs Achieved Higher Growth, Reduce Risk Robert Holland, Ph.D., Chairman, Vistage Michigan – Private Advisory Boards for CEOs, Executives and Business Owners I would highly recommend the AcuMax…more

Staffing a New Business

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“I’ve used the AcuMax Index since I started CPR more than a year ago. During that time, I’ve had zero turnover.” Making Critical Business Decisions Terry Cramer, Owner/Franchisee, CPR (Cell Phone Repair) In my business as with many businesses, one of the problems you have is with staffing. Employee turnover can be extremely detrimental to…more

Creating a Workforce

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“In the past it would take us 4 to 7 years to get people trained to the skill levels we need. Currently using AcuMax, we’re taking anywhere from 9 to 14 months…” Specialized Workforce Development in a Small Rural Community Scott Wiltsie, Human Resources Manager, Vanamatic Being in manufacturing in the small town of Delphos, Ohio,…more