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6 New Challenges For Organizations In Executing Strategy

After a short break….we’re back.  Did you miss us?  Over the last few months, we’ve been hard at work on a few big projects that we’re eager to launch and share with you this year – more on that later.  What I can tell you is that we have lots of fresh strategy content headed…

8 Reasons Why Your Growth May Have Stalled

By Todd Garretson / February 14, 2014 / Comments Off on 8 Reasons Why Your Growth May Have Stalled

We sometimes blame the cold winter air of February as to why the engine won’t start. At the core of what I do is helping people and organizations to drive new growth through strategy design and execution.  My work is very focused on helping the driver move his business (the car) towards the right destination…

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The Jersey I Want To Wear This Sunday

By Todd Garretson / February 1, 2014 / Comments Off on The Jersey I Want To Wear This Sunday

On a weekend that will unquestionably be marked by Peyton Manning and Marshawn Lynch jerseys, football heroes in the Super Bowl, MVP’s, fancy commercials that cost millions, and crazy halftime performances, I write to introduce you to a new kind of Hero. And it could not be more fitting or ironic that as I am…

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2014…..Ready, Set, GROW!  

By Todd Garretson / January 16, 2014 / Comments Off on 2014…..Ready, Set, GROW!  

I hope this message finds you off to a great start in 2014! Today, I am excited to share with you the official launch of this blog and the consulting practice, CircleMakers, focused on transforming businesses with explosive growth strategy. The name CircleMakers was inspired by the book, The Circle Maker by Mark Batterson; ultimately, a story…

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Founder Todd Garretson

As a top advisor, author and speaker, Todd Garretson possesses a lifelong passion for unlocking dormant growth potential in people, teams and organizations.  Todd is featured in leading publications, including,, SmartBrief, the Axial Financial Forum and many others. His recent book, Good To Grow: Reorienting Your Business for Unstoppable Growth provides business leaders a roadmap for choosing, mapping and executing their organizational growth strategy.  You can find Todd at the intersection of the architect and the builder - with the unique skill to both envision it and make it come to life.

Todd is available for speaking engagements to all size audiences, strategy retreats, various board and advisory assignments.

NEW book: Good To Grow