For a small business, growth is always good…right? Actually, not always. For most small business, too much growth too fast could be a horrible thing. If your infrastructure is overwhelmed, then you’re cooked! But you can avoid that scenario if you follow these easy tips to avoid overspreading your boundaries. After all, look what happened to the Roman Empire!
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Keeping Up With a Fast-Growing Company: Know What You’re Getting Into
Though it may seem counterintuitive, not every business owner wants a fast growing company. Companies that grow too fast are stressful to manage and for some, just not worth the effort. So before you launch the next service or open a new location, be patient, says Tony Gemignani, a restaurateur and owner of Tony’s Coal-Fired Pizza and Slice House and Tony’s Pizza Napoletana in San Francisco. “Looking for the right location and being able to wait for the right location is really important…You need to research it and understand the demographics, what people want, what they might have in the area and how you’re going to execute your plan.”
Full story at Inc.com.
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