You know you need help. But in the rush to complete the day-to-day tasks, who has the time for growing their own business? Unless there is a immediate financial pressure, most often the decisions you should be making about business growth are the decisions that get deferred.
IN A NUMBER OF SMALL TO MEDIUM SIZED BUSINESSES IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR THE OWNER/PRESIDENT TO BE DOING EVERYTHING;
The common retort when asked why they are involved in everything tends to be something like: “I don’t have time to train them” or “nobody is as committed to the business like I am” ultimately “They don’t work as hard as I do”.
Some days, common sense and logic don’t seem to work. There is a basketful of small and large problems, and running a business just seems to be so complicated. Of course, employees are looking to you as President for answers, so something has to be done!
YOU HAVE HAD GREAT SUCCESS GROWING YOUR BUSINESS IN THE PAST, BUT RECENTLY IT HAS BEEN HARD TO INCREASE SALES.
For businesses to survive, growth is imperative. Inflation is a reality; in fact some inflation is not a bad thing, but over time business costs will tend to increase.
In most small to medium sized businesses it is not unusual for the owner/president to be weighed down by problems that they cannot or will not deal with. They are usually complicated and involve people and or money.
Building a High Performance Team:
As companies face challenges with growth, market share retention and increased competition; the focus increases on the ever increasing expectations of the people charged with achieving results. Never has the phrase – It takes extraordinary effort to get ordinary results been more applicable.
The National Bank /Plutus Consulting Group /Loopstra Nixon Annual Charity Golf Tournament will be held on Tuesday, September 22, 2015, at Rattlesnake Point Golf Club, located at 5407 Regional Road 25, Milton, Ontario. read more & registration details
Adrian Herschell, Director, Excel Funds Management Inc. joined Amelia Nedovich, Head, Business Development, Exchange Traded Funds and Structured Products, TMX Group to open the market to launch Excel India Growth & Income Fund (EGI.UN).
Highlights from the June 24, 2015 Workshop – The Mississauga Board of Trade – Business Learning Series : Will your Business Die with You?
It’s a fact that owners of small and mid-sized businesses are self-made leaders. All of our clients like being their own boss. The idea of creating an external board that will have insights into how you run the business seems invasive. However the nature of an advisory board is such that it can be a tremendous ally in the quest for superior performance.