It’s easy to get so wrapped up in the daily grind of running a company that you skip business performance reviews. But the goals you set for your business at the start of the year won’t do much good if you don’t check whether you’re meeting them.
The key to success is setting clear goals and checking year-to-year performance carefully, as Focused Energy’s partner Drew Lyon says in Business First.
“Small businesses grow and shrink quickly,” says Lyon. “When looking at midyear performance against a prior year’s performance, it is easy to be misled into thinking that the business is doing better or worse than it really is.”