The Stages of Small Business Growth

In the May 1983 issue of the Harvard Business Review, Neil C. Churchill and Virginia L. Lewis published The Five Stages of Business Growth. That study, still highly relevant, can help small business owners with planning and control system implementation. It can also...

The Ugly Truth About Small Business

Most small businesses don’t become what their creators envisioned them to be. Some manage to get by, focusing on niche markets and compromising their vision to stay afloat, while others sink outright, dragging their creators to a deep ocean of sadness and...