Ready to start a new business? Do you have enough money? The biggest problem in starting any new business is the funding. Deciding how much you need and where to get that money from is a tough decision. If you have money to fund your startup, use that! But, I know that I don’t have […]Read More Investor Dilemmas
Are you ready to hire employees? How are you finding A-Players? When you find and hire these A-Players, how do you keep them? I would like to recommend “The Founder’s Dilemmas” By Noam Wasserman. This is an important read for anyone looking to hire and keep hard working employees. Wasserman states that “The dilemmas that […]Read More Hiring Dilemmas
Have you ever heard the statement “Skills you can teach vs. Skills you can’t.” What does that mean exactly? Eric Herrenkohl states that “There are skills you can teach and skills you can’t. Find a large pool of people who already have the fundamental skills you want, interview a lot of them, and hire the […]Read More Roles and Skills determines A-Players
Ready to expand your business by hiring employees? Great, but before you do, you need to know how to create your team of A players. Have you ever been to a place of business and thought “Well, if you don’t like your job, quit”. I know I have, the lack of customer service you get […]Read More Groups vs Teams – How do you add employees?
As a small business owner and entrepreneur you must be willing to build and work on your Financial Capital as well as your Social Capital. As Noam Wasserman states “Social Capital” is the durable network of social and professional relationships through which founders can identify and access resources. He also says that “Financial Capital” […]Read More Building Social and Financial Capital