You’re a business owner who turned your idea into a functioning operation. You’ve mastered the role of General Manager, and you know what it takes to open your doors. So now you need to step into the CEO role to keep them open.
As a business owner, how do you spend your day? Where do you focus your attention? What are you doing? What are you not doing? Are you tired of busy work and ready to get a better return on the time you invest in your business?
Pay close attention to team composition and introduce soft skilled individuals to fill skills gap especially on teams with technical leaders. It is soft skills that give teams the resilience to adapt and the insight to make critical choices.
Canada is the 3rd easiest country in the world to start a business. Survival is a different story. Success requires (1) having a plan – a comprehensive strategic roadmap, and (2) getting outside advice from experts and other entrepreneurs.