SWOT Analysis for CPG Product Development Process

SWOT Analysis for CPG Product Development Process

If you went to Business School or even took a hefty amount of business courses in college you probably have heard of a SWOT analysis.  As a recap, a SWOT analysis is used to measure Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats of a business. Although it’s mainly...
Lessons from the Lean Startup Methodology

Lessons from the Lean Startup Methodology

At J. Schall Consulting, we advise our clients in the sports nutrition, fitness, health, and sports industries to look outside their niches to find learning opportunities and inspiration.  A great deal of the “common practices” or “that’s how...
Lean Practices for Service Businesses

Lean Practices for Service Businesses

The question many of my clients ask is “can you apply Lean Practices to office/administrative processes or a service based business?” The answer I always give to this question is YES! Then, why do so many companies struggle with the application of common-sense Lean...