Reflections – A Message from SmarterServices’ President

Reflections

Reflections – A Message from SmarterServices’ President

Leadership is getting things done through people. There are two ways you can get someone to do something – (1) force them, (2) motivate them. Obviously as educational leaders we are not in a position to force someone to do something. Who would want to work in an organization that forces people to do things? […]

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“They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.” Andy Warhol (1928 – 1987), The Philosophy of Andy Warhol. As President of SmarterServices, I have a recurring task set for January 1st of each year. It is to read and reflect on leadership and change. Most of us are leaders […]

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Reflections – Dr. Mac Adkins Talks About 10 Successful Years

Passing the milestone of ten years of providing SmarterMeasure Learning Readiness Indicatorprompted me to stop and reflect on why we have succeeded.  It is often stated that 90% of small business fail before year ten.  When narrowed down to Internet businesses the figure is even worse at 90% being out of business by year five.  Maybe […]

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10 Milestones in 10 Years – Happy Birthday SmarterServices

Reached over 1,250,000 students with our readiness assessment – SmarterMeasure (formerly known as READI) Changed company name from DECADE Consulting to eLearning Tool Box. Have operated for ten years as a zero-debt company! Went through a complete rebranding from eLearning Tool Box to SmarterServices that included new logos, colors, literature, websites, displays, and product names. […]

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Happy 10th Birthday SmarterServices

Can you believe that we are 10 years old?  Neither can we!  It is exciting to know this month represents our 10th birthday as a company.  Would you like to know where it all began? Yes, it all started on Interstate 65 driving under Lakeshore Dr in Homewood, Alabama.  The acronym READI came to Dr. […]

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Reflections from Company President – Dr. Mac Adkins

As reported this week in The Washington Post the Encyclopedia Britannica has stopped the presses and will cease production of its print based books.   After 244 years of production of one of the world’s most respected information resources, the publisher must now change its way of doing business.  When I first heard this news it evoked some […]

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