Serial Entrepreneur, Charis Holdings CEO, Patriot Software President and CEO
No man is an island -- not even you, fearless entrepreneur. And sometimes, you need a partner to help your business take off, but you need to be careful.
The worker-employer relationship can involve a complicated give-and-take. A serial entrepreneur reveals some of his techniques to promote staff satisfaction.
An entrepreneur's passion must be tempered by one question. Will anybody buy the product?
In business, you can't make the competition disappear completely, but that's alright. Accept the challenge -- you will have a stronger business because of it.
The key is for you to set goals like it's really your business; then use them as a yardstick for to measure everything your startup does.
Starting a Business
While traditional business plans may be going out of vogue, it is still important for companies to make sure they have one of these.