Mike Rose | Why Open Book Management Creates Better Businesses and Stronger Teams

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Mike Rose | Why Open Book Management Creates Better Businesses and Stronger Teams

Mike Rose

Posted on December 17, 2019

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Get ready for an hour packed with brilliant leadership and entrepreneurial wisdom! On this episode, hear how Mojo Media Labs founder and CEO Mike Rose found his passion for business, evolved into a people-first leader, learned the value of total transparency, and more. 

Mike’s also an advocate for open-book management. Listen as he explains how he first discovered open-book management, why financial literacy creates more dedicated team members, and what incredible benefits it provides for those in leadership.

Today, Mike proudly serves as a visionary, practitioner, and mentor for Mojo and its people. He’s also a speaker, guest writer for Forbes, Inc., HubSpot, and a regular guest on Fox News. Mike is also a life-learner who dedicates himself to organizations such as Vistage and the Small Giants Community.

In this episode of the donothing podcast, you’ll also learn about:

  • How entrepreneurship runs in his family
  • Why Mike was first drawn to the Small Giants Community
  • What open-book management is 
  • How practicing the Great Game of Business was a “game changer”
  • Why teaching your team financial accountability makes businesses stronger
  • The value of transparency
  • Why business leaders need to use patience
  • The importance of trust within every relationship
  • Why taking action too fast can seriously damage your business plans
  • When Mike started integrated the Entrepreneurial Operating System (EOS)
  • Which business books have inspired Mike 
  • Why Mike went from business to biochemistry back to business
  • Which life lessons Mike took with him from growing up in a small town
  • How Mike started his first successful business
  • Mike’s relationship with money
  • Why Mike switched from an apparel business to marketing services
  • How Mike’s leadership transitioned with a service-based business
  • Why Mike revamped his company’s culture
  • The advantages of growing internally first and externally later
  • Why groups like EO, Vistage, and YPO are great resources for entrepreneurs
  • How these groups shape and support other leaders
  • What Account Based Marketing (ABM) is
  • And so much more…

Connect with Mike Rose

Website: hubs.ly/H0hC86c0

Twitter: twitter.com/rmichaelrose

LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/rmichaelrose

Connect with Mojo Media Labs

Website: www.mojomedialabs.com

Twitter: twitter.com/mojomedialabs

Instagram: www.instagram.com/mojomedialabs

LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/mojo-media-labs

Mike’s Recommended Books

The Great Game of Business, by Jack Stack


Traction, by Gino Wickman


Small Giants, by Bo Burlingham


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