After a dozen years of working in the non-profit world, I crossed the line into business. Sure, it was a business with a much deeper purpose (I call that the heart), but it came with a whole new set of rules. I’ve written about that transition here.
- Five Hard Truths About Starting a Business
- Behind the Startup: Building the Team
- Behind the Startup: Creating a Brand
- Behind the Startup: Choosing a Name
The bottom line – running a business is hard work. But it’s harder if you do it alone.
The biggest breakthroughs in my own business have come when I’ve paid people for coaching, advice and help. That’s why I work with a select few people and organizations.