Starting a business is exciting but when the responsibility of managing that business hits, things can feel overwhelming. The success of a business has more to do with the person or persons running it than the product being sold or the amount of capital it has from day one.
Expect that a startup will most likely require the owners to pitch in to do much of the work. In addition to sales, marketing and administration, it might be that the owners must also do hiring and firing as well as working on the company website.
The owners have to put their integrity into all they do especially at the start. This is one of the major guidelines that determine a business’s success. An owner cannot be “too important” to do the most menial tasks at times.
You are your business no matter how large or small it is. If you are putting your heart and mind into the goals you have for your business’s success, you will succeed.
Eventually, it will be possible that with your success you will be able to delegate more tasks to a growing staff, but at the start keep an open mind and heart. That’s the main guideline for overall success.