New Toolbar

Posted by on Apr 5, 2014 in Blog, stratpad-cloud | 0 comments

New Toolbar

 Next time you’re in StratPad, check out the new “Print / Email / Export” toolbar that shows up on every report. PrintClicking the Print button opens your report in a new window or tab along with all of the print control options you need. You can change printers, select page ranges, and choose the number […]


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StratPad CEO to speak at Social Media Camp

Posted by on Mar 26, 2014 in StratPad in the news | 0 comments

StratPad CEO to speak at Social Media Camp

StratPad founder and CEO Alex Glassey will be a featured speaker at Social Media Camp May 1-3, 2014 in Victoria, BC Canada. Alex’s workshop A Crash Course in Business Strategy will discuss how to align social media goals with your overall strategy. Social Media Camp is Canada’s largest social media conference with more than 50 speakers […]


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How to record an “in-kind” capital contribution

Posted by on Mar 6, 2014 in stratpad-cloud | 0 comments

If you want to record somebody giving you an asset in return for equity, here’s how: So let’s say that somebody wants equity in your company.  In exchange for the equity, they’re willing to give you an asset that you need (time, machinery, land, etc.). What you have to do is make two separate transactions: one […]


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Our manifesto: It’s not about business plans…

Posted by on Feb 21, 2014 in Blog | 2 comments

I was asked this morning by a senior executive of a large coaching organization, “Why should we choose StratPad to create business plans?” Good question. The simple answer is, “It’s not about creating business plans.” StratPad starts with a simple premise: garbage in equals garbage out. The best way to improve a business or improve […]


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StratPad Cloud is here!

Posted by on Feb 15, 2014 in Blog, News & Updates, stratpad-cloud | 4 comments

StratPad Cloud is here!

After more than a year of effort we are incredibly pleased to announce that StratPad Cloud is ready for action! You can sign up anytime for a 7-day free trial by clicking here. In this post we’ve got an overview of StratPad Cloud followed by some frequently asked questions. Enjoy! Watch this 3-minute video… …to […]


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StratPad’s jazz ensemble

Posted by on Feb 9, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

StratPad’s jazz ensemble

I was at Hermann’s Jazz Club on Friday night watching Paul Pigat and the Smoking Jackets. The band was having a great night and there were two or three numbers where everything absolutely clicked. Everybody in the audience felt it and we could see that the band felt it too. They were totally in synch, […]


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Values are only values if you live by them

Posted by on Jan 9, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Values are only values if you live by them

 About a year ago, we Tweeted this quote: “Wrap your business around your values” by Lori Deschene @tinybuddha It ended up being Retweeted more than anything else we’ve ever posted. It clearly struck a chord with many entrepreneurs (read more about Deschene in her IdeaMensch interview or visit Tiny Buddha). Values may be what drive people to start […]


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Aspiration stokes the fire of business strategy

Posted by on Jan 2, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Aspiration stokes the fire of business strategy

The start of a new year is a great time to reflect on and revisit the bigger questions in life: who we are, how we want to live and what we want to achieve. It’s no different in business. Taking the time to think about our company’s fundamental purpose and longer-term goal is critical. It […]


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VIDEO: Introduction to StratPad for New Users

Posted by on Dec 16, 2013 in News & Updates, stratpad-cloud | 0 comments

This video walks you through the process of creating a new plan with StratPad. One suggestion is to use it as a tutorial. As the video explains each step, pause it and then complete that step for your own plan in StratPad Cloud. By the end of the video you’ll have the first draft of […]


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StratPad Cloud Automatically Creates Financial Statement Projections

Posted by on Dec 16, 2013 in News & Updates, stratpad-cloud | 0 comments

I’m one of the few people who gets really excited about business planning software. But even you’ll think this is WAY cool – honest! StratPad Cloud now instantly and automatically creates an integrated set of financial statements in both summary (one page) and detailed (monthly) versions. Any plan you’ve created in StratPad Cloud now has […]


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