The top priority for this electrical services client was “the continuous expansion of the reputation and integrity of our company as one that our clients can count on to be there for them and to go above and beyond what is required.”
“Moving forward with numerous deliverables specific to those goals,” the Corporate Business Solutions consultant worked with the four owners to lay out a five year growth plan and then “ensured that we were well prepared for this growth by addressing the three critical areas of Sales and Marketing, Operations, and Financial Management.”
She “quickly identified …
Every Birthday at Corporate Business Solutions is celebrated with a Birthday card personally signed by Tyler Burgess, our President, along with a gift box of assorted Lindor chocolate truffles. It makes turning a year older, just a bit sweeter!
The clients felt that they were running their company like a ‘Mom & Pop Shop,’ from a mostly reactionary position. A family-run food manufacturer for over 90 years, they employed Corporate Business Solutions’ services because, “while we wanted to more proactive and vision orientated, we had trouble achieving that on our own.”
The CBS consultant supplied the owners with the coaching and tools to achieve this goal, “we have learned new and better ways to look into our company, think about our company, and guide our company.”
“It has been a transformation of our company and a personal …
Moustaches have been growing at CBS due to our participation in Movember. This event ties in with November being Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.
Many employees have committed to ‘Grow That Mo’ to raise money and awareness for Prostate Cancer and men’s health issues. Others contribute by donating and/or contributing to a Mo Bake Sale. There will be a Mo Contest (with everyone voting for the best Mo) held at the end of the month.…
A ten year old, well established metal building contracting business, which had enjoyed varying degrees of success in its history, was lacking clear-cut organizational and accounting systems. This had limited growth and created instability in revenues. The client employed Corporate Business Solutions to address these two key challenges.
The Corporate Business Solutions consultant “quickly analyzed our needs, shortcomings and oversights and was able to put in place a complete organizational package that will not only enhance, but will be the driving force behind our future success.”
This project refined the business’ organizational structure through written job descriptions and …
Dave likes to share that he’s the third generation in the meat business. His family has been in the food industry since 1947 when his grandfather launched the Alwan and Sons Meat Company, a grocery store and butcher shop in Peoria, IL.
As his father says, being in the food business just made sense—everyone needs to eat. His family also branched out into fast food for a while, opening up one of the first KFC franchises in 1972. By age 11, Dave was learning his knife skills, cutting stew meat and roasts in the butcher shop.
Around age 22, Dave …
Client in the telecommunications industry contacted Corporate Business Solutions regarding a government regulation question and it “turned into another business enhancement project with your company!” This latest project included working on sales and marketing as well as a transition plan to allow the owner and his wife to move into pre-retirement and a shorter work week.
“As usual, top notch staff and consultants were dispatched to work with us.”
The Corporate Business Solutions consultant “aggressively and enthusiastically pulled information form the company and plugged it into the appropriate places in order to help us address the deficiencies that …
Liza thanked her co-workers for their generous donations for a disease that most people have never heard of before—CMT, which has afflicted her brother-in-law. She was happy to share that this year’s fundraiser brought in a grand total of $20,000—which is $4,000 more than last year’s event. Funds will goes towards research on finding a cure for CMT, which is the most common type of inherited peripheral neuropathy that results in muscular atrophy and sensory loss in the arms and legs and causes chronic pain.
According to the Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association, …
Corporate Business Solutions’ services were required for a family business in the plumbing, heating and air conditioning industry for over 25 years. While the company was not in any financial difficulty, it struggled with employee and material management.
After reviewing the company financials and employee work habits, the CBS consultant dug in and set up three financial spreadsheets and established employee productivity rates. “Wow, what a difference. Now I have the numbers right in front of me, daily, that make more sense.” Technician productivity percentages are posted on a board for everyone to see, encouraging some healthy …
Corporate Business Solutions employees were happy to support Jim and his wife Liz as they ran the Susan B. Komen 5k Chicagoland Race for the Cure. Jim raised approximately $700, an amount that ranked him at #34 of individual fundraisers at the event.
Liz and Jim at the Komen 5k Race for the Cure in Lombard, IL.
The money raised per the Komen site, “funds breast health education, breast cancer screening, treatment, treatment support and patient navigation services to uninsured and underserved women and men in need. Seventy-five percent (75%) of net proceeds generated by the Chicago Affiliate …