The importance of focus: consider these 2 questions when evaluating an opportunity
Successful entrepreneurs and business leaders have eagle eyes for spotting potential… a highly valuable trait, but for those who are still “en route” to achieving their goals, this ability can be more of a curse than it is a blessing.
Over the past 15+ years working in and with small businesses, I’ve unfortunately seen more companies “go under” than thrive. A common thread behind the failures? Lack of focus. Or, more specifically, the in ability to say “no” to opportunities amidst investing in another. In their straying off-course, I have sadly seen leaders burn-out, lose incredible staff or spend all money in the business, as they attempted to bring every opportunity to fruition. This article discusses how many leaders can to anything – but they can’t do everything… and provides two important questions to consider when evaluating an opportunity. Read the full article here.