Keep Finding the Next Mountain to Climb
It’s one thing to build a successful business and maintain it at the same level. Expanding it is quite another. And it won’t happen if you’ve got an “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” mentality. In this episode, Sam Allred, Director at Upstream Academy, shares his inspiring insights on the importance of stepping out of your comfort zone, embracing change, and challenging yourself and your team in order to create a high-performing firm. From improving processes and systems to unique ways to determine partnership qualifications, Sam explains the importance of finding new mountains to climb in keeping yourself and your practice fresh and running at peak performance.
Sam Allred is a Director at Upstream Academy, Founder of Upstream Academy Network, an international association of accounting firms, and was the central figure in the development of methodology and best practices now practiced by hundreds of firms throughout the United States and Canada. He interacts with hundreds of accounting firms around the world every year via conferences and other events and is in high demand as a facilitator for accounting firm retreats. He has been regularly recognized as one of the major influencers of the accounting profession and for the past several years has been listed as one of “IPA’s Most Recommended Consultants.”