5Paragraph Blog

Add VALUE To The World. You'll Be Amazed At What Happens When You Do.

Posted by Michael Penney on

Adding VALUE to a team means working in your strength base while focusing on those efforts which you control. For many people this is a difficult struggle. Failures along the way make people feel like they're not making forward progress, when really the opposite is happening. 

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Growth of The Nation

Posted by Michael Penney on

We’re experiencing some of the largest quarter-over-quarter growth since before we all needed to sell our houses, back in ‘08. The data of decades past tells us, during an upswing in economic power, invest capital and expand operations.

I am currently working with Mike on a growth and expansion initiative that we are embarking on. I have found that the 5 Paragraph Business Plan is a perfect fit for our needs. Mike does an incredible job of taking his military experience and translating it into the civilian/corporate world. Mike is a strategist and he has helped us craft and create a culture of accountability that I've never seen before. Whether you are an entrepreneur who is just getting started or are in management and are trying to make something great, even better, I would highly recommend putting Mike to work for your business needs.”

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Franchising With 5 Paragraph

Posted by Michael Penney on

Simply put, 5 Paragraph empowers franchise owners with the tools, the skills, the knowledge, and the attitude needed to succeed.

It allows franchisors to spend more time working on perfecting operations and quality while offering unit owners a “business consulting resource” to go to. 5 Paragraph prides ourselves on NOT being consultants. We are advisors. We empower your team and work with them to run things on their own. We do not want to become attached at the hip. Our goal is to empower your leaders for the long term.

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Two Known Working Wheels

Posted by Michael Penney on

Plenty of business plans share many of the same parts. We have used the same business terminology and plugged in the same financial jargon. Ours is built with a strikingly different quality to it, the 5 Paragraph Business Plan is based on the human ability to solve daunting problems even in the face of life threatening danger- the military operations order.

Ever wonder how a group of 18 year olds with a 22 year old patrol leader can safely and effectively locate, close with, and destroy the enemy -- they are all empowered with an immense amount of responsibility.

When your team is challenged, will they rise to the occasion or will they be found wanting?

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Consultant - Advisor || Tomato - Plum

Posted by Michael Penney on

They are both round fruits but bite into each one and you’ll have two totally different experiences.

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