THRIVE: Strategies to Turn Uncertainty to Competitive Advantage.

It is the story of nine leaders and organizations that have seen consistent growth through several economic crisis – companies that were founded in the late 1700’s to early 1900’s and they are still in business thriving today.

In this book we share their stories, their struggles, and tell you exactly how they have not only overcome adversity but thrived through it.

What’s Inside THRIVE! Strategies to Turn Uncertainty into Competitive Advantage

THRIVE: Strategies to Turn Uncertainty to Competitive Advantage highlights the journey these successful companies took, the strategies they used, and how they turned uncertainty into the very thing that has fueled their growth.

PART 1: History Lesson
A history lesson you are going to love. An opportunity to look back more than 250 years at the challenges people and businesses have faced. This section of the book will help you find an odd calm and peace in understanding we have been here before. These business owners faced World Wars, economic depression, and yes, even a pandemic – and through it all, their business survived, thrived, and emerged successful.

PART 2: Real World Business Strategies
The stories, case studies, and journeys of the nine companies that have learned to turn uncertainty to competitive advantage. Each chapter in this section will highlight a strategy and use a company’s real-life story to show how they did it and how effective it is.

PART 3: Proven 9-Step Formula
Our Nine-Step Formula for THRIVE: Strategies to Turn Uncertainty to Competitive Advantage. This step-by-step guide outlines on what it takes to not only emerge successful but turn uncertainty to your competitive advantage.

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Praise for the book

“We live in a time when uncertainty is the order of the day. THRIVE is a must-read for all who strive to grow intellectually and to succeed through the opportunities an uncertain world offers.”
―Ken Langone, Founder, Home Depot, American Billionaire and Philanthropist

“Talk about the right book for the right time! What I liked most about THRIVE are the case studies of real companies and real people who weathered the storms and emerged more successful than before. THRIVE is both practical and inspirational. I’ve ordered copies for my entire team.”
―Bill Cates, CSP, CPAE, Founder, The Cates Academy for Relationship Marketing, Author of Radical Relevance

“In THRIVE, Meridith weaves in 250 years of business history to show how resilient businesses and people find opportunities in every situation. This is a must-read to gain ideas and perspective in a sea of change.”
―Mary C. Kelly, PhD, CEO, Productive Leaders, Author of The Five Minute Leadership Guide

“You do not merely read this book; you read, you think, you develop next steps. Meridith does a masterful job of detailing companies doing it right and then goes further by adding her insights to create a playbook of what you need to do. Perfect book for the time we’re in right now!”
―Mark Hunter, CSP, “The Sales Hunter”, Author of A Mind For Sales

The Nine Companies That Have Learned to Turn Uncertainty Into Their Competitive Advantage. Real World Business Stories.

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As a Business and Motivational Keynote Speaker, I deliver hope and concrete strategies to executives, CEOs, and their teams. If you’re like most leaders, the word uncertainty can leave you feeling uncomfortable, unsure, and maybe even a little fearful. Through my workshops, coaching, and keynotes, I show leaders how to create a culture of employee innovation and intrapreneurship.

In turn, by helping employees and teams take charge of their careers, they become the employees that companies strive to keep.

🔹 VIRTUAL PROGRAMS: My virtual programs will keep you on the edge of your seat, involved at every level, and motivated to do the impossible – take action!

🔹LEADERSHIP COACHING: No matter what this economy does, you can find a myriad of ways to succeed in today’s climate of uncertainty. As a Gold Certified DiSC Strategist, I’ll equip your team with business growth strategies that will empower you and your team members to grow, personally and professionally.

🔹KEYNOTE PRESENTATIONS: I was voted one of the Top 15 Business Growth Experts to Watch by Currency Fair. My highly engaging presentations help team members learn the leadership development, sales, and business growth strategies required to turn uncertainty into a competitive advantage.

🔹ONLINE COURSES:  My online courses will help you increase sales and build an organizational team as passionate as you are about driving results. You will have everything you need to increase sales, develop your leadership skills, and ensure you succeed no matter what this economy does!

Here’s what clients are saying:

I cannot wait to have you back again soon!” –Grace Lamey, Senior Human Resource Manager, Phenix Tower International

Best Year Ever – Working with Meridith, we doubled our sales.” –John Miles, CEO, Integrative

It’s time to lean into uncertainty, embracing it as the thing that can propel your business forward. Take action today by visiting or contacting me.