As entrepreneurs, our personal happiness, the way we listen to and react to our staff, and the way we shape our own role at work all have profound effects on our companies, and ultimately, on how they grow. But lasting change is difficult. I should know – I recently achieved three major advances that I didn’t think were possible:
1) I pushed my wife to create more work-life balance with me,
2) I expressed compassion for a staff member facing personal challenges that were getting in the way of her job, and
3) I redefined my #1 priority with my team at Round Table Companies (RTC) to focus on deepening relationships with potential clients.
It wasn’t easy, but I had a solid guide.
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