Here’s an interesting article by Dave Kerpen, CEO, Likeable Local, NY Times Best-Selling Author & Keynote Speaker. He presents some common sense rules for when things seem real complicated.
Sadly, 25% of businesses fail within their first year and an astonishing 70% of businesses fail within ten years. So, if you’re thinking about starting a business or you’ve recently made the leap, how can you optimize your chances of success? What is the single most important factor in determining your success? I asked this question of 10 successful business leaders from the Young Entrepreneur Council, and their answers are below, followed by mine: