7 Horrific Business Mistakes You Ought to Avoid @MediaNovak
Your first year of running a new business will chart a steep learning curve. No matter how careful or knowledgeable you try to be, mistakes will happen. Get used to the idea.
Still, if you keep an open mind and heed voices of experience, you can dodge many of the more common missteps. Here are the seven most frequent mistakes that newbies make with business startups, and some advice about how to jump the potholes.
Business mistake #1: Don’t get too personal with your employees
We love helping our employees out. When they are happy, it makes us happy. But over time what you’ll realize is that the closer you get with your employees, the more likely they’ll push their problems onto you.