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Keys To Successful Small Business


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Chis Pleshaw speaks about how small business's can succeed using tips and various tools to better themselves as owners and as a company. For more, please visit

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Keys To Successful Small Business

  1. 1. Keys To Small Business Success Chris Pleshaw
  2. 2. Many business owners have their own methods to run a successful business, some have rituals and superstitions, but there are four small steps that can be taken by small-business owners be successful. The Huffington Post spoke with successful small business owners, motivational speakers about steps they take in order to be successful in running a small business.
  3. 3. 1. To-Do List Many successful owners often have a to- do list which they update and refine every morning to make sure what they will be doing is relevant to help their business grow and be successful. President of Platinum Filings, Steven Friedman explained, “Cultivating your personal to-do list style may take some time and experimentation, but it pays off. ”
  4. 4. 2. Never Stop Learning Owners are cognizant of the fact that they will always need to keep learning to improve their brand or business. Reading the morning paper, blogs, and other forms of media to understand the upcoming curve or trend is important to continue to grow. Even ten minutes a day can make a difference, these ten minutes can be used for an upcoming project in which normally, one may not have hours to devote to. Make pushes and learning new ideas can take any business from one level to the next.
  5. 5. 3. You Time Business should not be on your mind all day, every day. There must be a work balance where you can relax and not have to worry about the day ahead. Many times, owners check emails and other work related items as soon as they wake up, giving yourself sometime to think and reflect can help focus on work while there since your mind will be cleared of personal thoughts.
  6. 6. 4. Say ‘Thank You‘ It is important to never forget employees and customers who helped you achieve the success of the business. Small gestures that show you appreciate all they do for you. One CEO sends flowers to long time customers and shows employee appreciation by giving perks and various other ways to say thank you. For more business news and updates, please visit: Chris Pleshaw‘s official website.