To scale or not to scale? Not gonna lie — too many people confuse scaling with growth and vice versa.
Brace yourselves as we break down the reality that only a minority — a mere 22% of small businesses launched in the past decade — have succeeded in doing: scaling.
In this week’s episode we take a look at how scaling a business differs from growing a business and what it actually requires planning for as a CEO/Founder.
Then, we flip the script…
As a solopreneur, have you pondered the perks of running a sustainable business as opposed to scaling up? We give solopreneurs a little love by sharing the things that make being a solo entrepreneur the absolute bees knees.
Regardless of what path you decide is for you, this episode gives you a dose of loving reality about the ins and outs of business, both big and small.
“To just say ‘growth’ is to really ignore the reality of what scaling sustainably takes, because — fun fact — you can grow your business and not scale.”
“I’m not joking when I say that I’ve seen people put more thought into their holiday planning than they do into their business growth planning.”
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