Along with your successes will come setbacks and obstacles. Weathering those challenges, and coming through them stronger, will make all the difference. Whether you’re planning to start a new business, or the wheels are already in motion, knowing what you can expect can help you prepare in advance. Here are some of the issues startup founders often face.
As a startup coach, I regularly work with business owners who think they have goals, but what they actually have is a “dream.” What’s the difference? A goal is a dream with a deadline. When you write that goal down, you give yourself a guideline that you can follow as your business grows. Here are the key elements built into every good business goal.
Successful business leadership is all about effective communication. In fact, success in every professional capacity has to do with your communication skills. Since so much of the work environment revolves around people, it stands to reason that interacting with your clients, fellow team members, and employees is essential to getting ahead in business.