Beginning your own business is tough and fighting through to the second and third years can be a real strain. You may have to conquer issues like tax and personnel matters before you begin to feel that you are getting the hang of running your own company and are surviving this recession.
However, you originally set out to have a better business than that of a survivor. You wanted to have a better quality of life. So when you reach this point in your entrepreneurial career there is a danger that you could make a very big mistake – and relax because you’ve had to work so hard to get this far. However, this is just the time when you need to step up a gear to avoid mediocrity and disillusionment and push your way towards the success you want.
There are four elements which will see you through to that success: