Excerpted from the book on conscious business management, Business Black Belt Asking the right questions is the key to getting the most useful information and validating assumptions. First, let’s identify a simple problem most of us are afflicted with: the need to be polite. When I was a little boy, my grandmother told me that…
Especially today with the craziness of information (opinion?) overload, it’s crucial to qualify what we read, hear (and sometimes even see) to make the best decisions as well as maintain our own credibility.
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VIDEO – What investors and lenders look for in your business plan — What to think about as you edit the “Management Team” section of your business plan executive summary and what investors and lenders (crowdfund, angel, venture capital, SBA) look for as they consider funding your start up or growing company.