Does the detail in the startup business plan template really matter so much? Or do you realize that nothing happens until a sale is made?…More
While Coaching is about guiding and supporting an individual to raise their game, Business Mentoring is about leveraging a Mentor's business experience to help you drive your business through new thresholds.
It's about having someone on your team that you can rely on challenge your planning and thinking, to help avoid unnecessary risks and pitfalls, to assure the necessary governance is in place to sustain you, to know when to engage the right resources at the right time, to make sure you leave no opportunities on the table and to help you position yourself to do what it takes to succeed.
Since no one person is able to provide all this, you will want your Business Mentor to be significantly networked so as to find you the best support for areas they can't.
This category focuses on you, the owner of a small to medium size business and how business mentoring might assist you in raising your game.
It looks at transitioning from being employed into starting you own business, the new business start-up phase, the typical growth and constraint thresholds every small business needs to grow through and finally shines the torch on an area most don't want to look at - "pulling up stumps" at the end of your innings.
Wondering why you are working so hard and have so little to show for it? Could the way you are prioritizing time & money have something to do with it?…More
If you were to compare your performance or that of your business (large or small) to the “best in class”, how might you fare in such benchmarking? You know, having confidence in knowing where you stood and what you needed to do to get there, or stay there? Would you know where to start? And then?…More
So you’ve chosen to go out on your own and you’re wondering how on earth do I find the right pricing strategy to charge for my services, right? A very typical question every new start-up wrestles with. Shall we have a look at it together?…More
Whether you are an employee, contractor or running your own business, how disciplined are you to sticking to your own values based rules? Have you and / or your business got well defined good governance and how well do you adhere to it?…More
So when do you think it will be time to “pull up stumps” on your career or your business? Do you have any retirement planning for how to get there and make it happen? And what are you planning to do with yourself then?…More
How many small business growth thresholds have you already encountered in your start-up business? Are they “testing your mettle?” Perhaps you’re wondering whether you have the best approaches?…More
Are you considering your own business? What’s driving you? Or what’s stopping you? Are you going in with your eyes open or your fingers crossed?…More