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About Shannon Brodie

Shannon is the Managing Director and Program manager at Business Design Corporation. From 1994 to 1998 Shannon worked as a Senior Consultant, then as Manager of Consulting Services at E-Myth World Wide. With more than 13 years of experience with The E-Myth Mastery Program and in business consulting, Shannon has worked with hundreds of small business owners to systemize and develop their businesses. Projects have included; management development, sales development & training, customer service, financial evaluation & controlling, work flow analysis, process mapping & organizational development and much more. She has been accountable for client relationships, program development and business development with a wide variety of companies. In addition to this direct client experience Shannon was part of the consulting team that contributed to the development and implementation of the E-Myth Mastery Program. While at E-Myth World Wide, Shannon managed, coached and trained E-myth coaches as well as countless Certified E-Myth Consultants. From start-up organizations to large corporations she has mentored and made lasting impressions through her work. She has had customer-facing responsibilities related to sales, account management and delivery of consulting services for large publicly held companies, like Allied Domecq, Allstate Insurance and Commworld. Serving as adjunct facility at Sonoma State University Shannon taught Small Business Analysis in The Business and Economics Department. During which time her students won the Small Business Institutes’ Project of the Year award, multiple times. The Project of the Year competition was developed to recognize outstanding student work in small business consulting. Shannon is one of the founding partners of Business Design Corporation and now serves as the companies Vice President of Program Development and Client Services. In this capacity she is accountable for the company’s delivery of world-class client services and for the development and execution of the on-line software tools. She is the primary inventor and developer of Business Design Corp’s on-line business development tool, The TouchStone Business System, which has revolutionized the way businesses document, disseminate and manage their systems and standard operating procedures.

[Simple Tips] for Creating An SOP for Your Small Business

By | May 9th, 2018|Categories: Business Software|

Every business needs a standard operating procedure to act as a record of how your company should be run. It’s a thorough outline of the tasks that make up the daily functioning of your business. It’s essentially a checklist for how your business runs. While building these can be time-consuming, you can use an SOP […]

[Importance and Benefits] of Standard Operating Procedures

By | May 5th, 2018|Categories: Business Software|

Standard operating procedures are an integral part of any business when it comes to the success and long-term growth. SOPs outline in detail all of the tasks that are performed on a day to day basis that keep your employees on task and your business running as smoothly as possible.

Using a SOP management and writing […]

[10 Mistakes] Companies make with their Standard Operating Procedures

By | April 4th, 2018|Categories: Business Software|

Writing standard operating procedures for your company is very important to do, but they need to be recorded properly or they’re all but useless. Below are some of the biggest mistakes that companies make when using procedure software for a small business. Learn these mistakes and work to avoid them for better procedures.

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[Guidance] for Preparing Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)

By | March 30th, 2018|Categories: Business Software|Tags: , , |

Standard operating procedures are records of how you should be running your company, one procedure at a time. They have documented directions that make it clear how each employee should do their job, and it’s important to record all this information as clearly as you possibly can. That’s why it’s so important to find good

[7 Reasons] Why Your Small Business Needs Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)

By | March 8th, 2018|Categories: Business Software|

Most business owners are at least a bit skeptical of procedure software for small business owners when first hearing about it, or when someone tries to sell it to them. There’s a lot to gain from using this software though and it’s important to at least consider using SOP software as a business owner. Below […]

10 Methods to Write Standard Operating Procedures [Updated 2018]

By | March 7th, 2018|Categories: Business Software|

Standard operating procedures are one of the most important tools for any business that wants to keep running profitably for years and years. That’s why it’s so important to know how to choose the right SOP writing software and to know how to actually use the software to create the procedures that will run your […]

SOP writing software: Improve quality and safety at work [Guide]

By | February 6th, 2018|Categories: Business Software|

Businesses that are looking for a way to improve their safety practices and improve their procedures and quality over time should seriously look into the best SOP software sold today. SOP software or standards of practices software is important for developing reliable ways of getting tasks done again and again. That’s why the leading businesses […]

[Importance] of Having an Effective Collections Process

By | January 30th, 2018|Categories: Business Software|

The Value of the Collections Process

Studies show that if you allow an unpaid invoice to lapse more than 90 days, your ability to collect on that outstanding amount drops to 74 cents on the dollar.

effective collections process

If you think that sounds like bad news, it […]

Standard operating procedure software: Make a big difference for your company

By | January 4th, 2018|Categories: Business Software|

Standard operating procedures (SOP) is an overused term in businesses today, but the term is gravely important and something that every business needs to focus on at one time or another. Without standard operating procedures, your business could put customers or workers in danger in the worst case scenario, or cost you time and money in […]

Quality SOP software for small businesses

By | December 26th, 2017|Categories: Business Software|

Standard operating procedures (SOP) are something that most successful business owners are familiar with. Standard operations ensure industry compliance, keeping you out of legal trouble, but they also ensure top quality service and consistency for customers. This is very important for success. Keep reading to learn about standard operating procedures, and how SOP software for a […]