We found this article the other day and thought it was worth sharing for our readers as many are founders of startups or otherwise involved in the start up community. Are you ready to scale your business?
Michael Skok: The Deliberator’s Dozen
Here's a great snippet:
"In the early stages, it’s about defining the problem and value proposition to address a large market opportunity and coming up with breakthrough innovation to create a defensible basis to build a company. But increasingly it becomes about execution, and knowing when to scale is a key part of that. So as a framework to think about that, here are some of the things that I call the deliberator’s dozen. That is to say these 12 things can take the deliberation out of whether you are ready to scale or not."