Before I begin I want to congratulate you. For what? For having the courage to launch your business and the stamina to stay in business. I was once a small-business owner, and I know how difficult it is. Not only is it difficult competing in an ultra-competitive global market, it’s sometimes difficult hearing criticism about how you run your business.
Successful small-business owners manage their time well. With so many tasks and people and events competing for your time, as a small-business owner, you must manage your time well and spend time in every area of your business.
Just as we cannot create land, the same constraint applies to electromagnetic spectrum, the real estate on which wireless communication is built. Interesting to Missouri, the congressional committee most equipped to address this modern-day limit includes both of the state’s senators, Republican Roy Blunt and Democrat Claire McCaskill.
The title of an article in the Ivey Business Journal caught my attention because it explained what happens to business owners who resist change — “Adapt or Die.” It began with this: “Enterprises that do not adapt are in for a lot of trouble. The problem is change: The more rapid the pace of change, the more dire the consequences of stubbornly sticking to old ways.”