Having a startup is great, fresh, and exciting, but once that startup begins to turn into a more mature business, there are different challenges that come with running it. The first is how to keep up with or increase growth, the second is how to scale for growth, and the third is finding the bandwidth to perform tasks more efficiently so that the business has more room for profit.Read more
As a business executive or manager, you are extremely busy. Between running the company, developing new products or services, seeking out new customers, and dealing with the financials, you barely have time to eat lunch... never mind worry about your employee's morale. You pay them fairly, offer them good benefits, what more do they need, right?Read more
“If it’s not broken, don’t fix it” is a strategy that only works until it doesn’t. Bad habits can cause your business to lose money, burn through talent, or fall behind competitors. Some bad habits don’t hurt profitability right away, but instead contribute to changes in culture that can make a major failure more likely in the future.Read more
Newspaper articles. Magazine profiles. Online blog posts. Entrepreneurial success stories are everywhere.
You read about entrepreneurs whose businesses started as personal projects and blew up. You read about entrepreneurs who had zero experience, yet they somehow managed to succeed in their businesses. You read about both the money they’re making and the happiness they’re experiencing.
Then, you think about you.Read more
It is said that the best types of growth happen outside of our comfort zones. If you are a change-driving entrepreneur or business owner, it is crucial that you stay creative and inspired. Experimentation and adventure are important for success.
If you feel like your creative rut may be preventing you from coming up with ideas that can help you to reach your goals, it may just be time for you to try something new.Read more