Small business success is top of mind for business owners who are hoping that 2012 will be a sharp improvement over 2011. With that in mind, we recently asked our readers to share their top tips for small business success. Here’s what they had to say.
1. Business Plan Success. A well prepared business plan will keep your company focused and on track for growth and business success. Christine Krivicich Cesarino of Advantage Payroll Services recommends small business owner’s dust off their business plans to make sure they have the right strategy in place for 2012.
2. Business Strategy. A strong business strategy, combined with alignment and discipline, can yield impressive small business growth. Ann Latham, president of Uncommon Clarity advises her clients to begin with a clear and short list of top priorities.
“What are the few things you can do that would really make a difference?” This could range from launching a new product to managing your most profitable set of clients to make them more profitable still. “You then must align your people and resources behind the strategy in order to achieve high levels of success,” notes Latham...
Via Martin Gysler