It is never too late to switch careers and have a career that you have the passion, desire, and ambition for. More and more Canadians are going back to school to receive more education and training. The job market in Canada is getting more competitive by the day.
Make all the decisions yourself. One person making all the decisions doesn’t mean better decisions, and certainly not faster ones. For a company to grow, the team has to grow, and decisions must be delegated. Smart growth companies hire decision makers, not more helpers.
People follow your energy. It doesn’t matter if they are mentors, Accountants Camden, lawyers, audience members, listeners, friends, or customers. People follow your energy, just like dogs. You always have a choice to step up and lead them. Just like Cesar Millan has been telling dog owners for years. And just like Bruno showed Isabella in that one situation.
Lastly, make good use of your Board Members. One or two “experts” who have “been there and done that” can head off many mistakes and suggest a calm recovery plan for the ones you make. Resist the ego urge to “go it alone” or to convince yourself that you are smarter than your competitors.
No one has come up with an acceptable reason for why Middle Class America should be expected to just accept being outsourced, folded, spindled, and mutilated just so Wealthy CEO’s and Stockholders can assure themselves of 120% profits. Free market economics is not some scientific principle it is selfishness, greed, and arrogance cloaked as scientific theory.
And, if you are a stay-at-home spouse, having the other person around close to 24/7 may disrupt your routine. If you work from home, you may even have to share your computer. The old joke of “I married you for better or for worse, but not for lunch” will take on new meaning.
That’s all I have for you in this, the second article in the series, “Marketing Methods That Immediately Grow Your Small Business.” Join me in the next installment when we discuss how you can quickly get new customers by legally accessing the customer lists of other businesses.