Category Archives: Business Partnership

In A Business Partnership? 3 Secrets That Make It Rock

And What To Do If Your Business Partnership Is On The Rocks

Great News! Did you know that people that grow a business with a partner tend to be far more financially successful?7a4e2d63-fd8d-49fb-ba32-79ce4f941e6e

According to a 2008 study by the IRS and Small Business Administration, average revenues for partnerships grew 157% while sole proprietors sank by 7% over a thirty year period.
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Are You Disillusioned With Your Business Partner?

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5 Reasons Why It’s Time To Bail On Your Business Partnership… and 5 Strategies To Get You Both Back In The Game

So have you been the one pulling the big wagon since your partner stopped pushing it with you? All the burdens of your business live in that wagon. Does it feel like your partner is camped out on the wagon enjoying the ‘free’ ride?
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9 Signs It’s Time to Divorce Your Business Partner

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And 3 Solutions to Make the Partnership Work Again

group of business people at meetingNot sure you want to stay in business with your partner much longer?

Fed up. Resentful. Done talking. Reading your shareholder agreement again. How long are you going to let this fester this time? (Want to know now whether you stay or go? Discover the hidden reasons partnerships fail and what you can do now to get back in the driver’s seat in this eye-opening video.)
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#1 – Business Partners: Got Partner Pain? Which Of 5 Signs Threaten Your Success?

 

two young businessmen standing, discussing, arguingSIGN #1 – Is This Going On In Your Business Partnership? Resentment

… If you’ve got evidence your partner is failing you in some way you’ve got resentment. It burns away trust. In reality, it’s not that you can’t trust your partner… It’s that your “search for evidence habit” allows you to prove that you are justified not to trust. There is a solution that restores trust.
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#5 – Business Partners: Got Partner Pain? Which of 5 Signs Threaten Your Success?

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SIGN #5 – Is This Going On In Your Business Partnership? Reporting

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… What you don’t know about early enough you can’t fix. Reporting problems come in two forms, financial and in the moment. Getting the content right and using reporting calms partner pain.

In this series of blog posts, we’ll present each of the signs and what to do if you’ve got this partnership pain. Make sure you read all the blog posts in the series… you may have more than one.
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#2 – Business Partners: Got Partner Pain? Which of 5 Signs Threaten Your Success?

SIGN #2 – Is This Going On In Your Business Partnership? Who’s The Boss

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… If you don’t like how decisions get made, then it’s time to consider whether the role of leader is based on the vital expertise the company needs to lead it to the next level, not on shareholder percentages.

In this series of blog posts, we’ll present each of the signs and what to do if you’ve got this partnership pain. Make sure you read all the blog posts in the series… you may have more than one.
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#3 – Business Partners: Got Partner Pain? Which of 5 Signs Threaten Your Success?

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SIGN #3 – Is This Going On In Your Business Partnership? Square Peg In Round Hole

… When what you do in your functional role isn’t producing results, the square peg round hole problem is a symbol of change. You’ve changed. Your partner’s interests have changed. The company needs might not mesh with partner desires: friction results.
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#4 – Business Partners: Got Partner Pain? Which of 5 Signs Threaten Your Success?

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SIGN #4 – Is This Going On In Your Business Partnership? Work Style Conflict

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… If you compare how you work vs how your partner gets stuff done, you will create conflict. It means you are measuring time spent rather than how talents are employed. No one likes you looking over their shoulder.

In this series of blog posts, we’ll present each of the signs and what to do if you’ve got this partnership pain. Make sure you read all the blog posts in the series… you may have more than one.
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