Episode 180. Express Tip #90 The Two Things You Need to Be a Killer Business Owner

Annette Walter

April 8, 2022

Entrepreneurs and business owners usually face obstacles and rejection during their journey. It is bound to happen at some point, and learning how to overcome these obstacles to get back on track, can define the success of your business. 

Sometimes these obstacles are a blessing in disguise. Perhaps they are the key to bringing out the genius in you and you’ll get the perfect opportunity to test your strength and take your business to the next level

Today we are talking about the two things you need to work on to be a killer business owner. Yes, you can do it and we’re making it simple for you. So, what are these two things? You need to be resilient, and you need to have processes and systems in place.

1. Resiliency 

Defined by most as the ability to adapt in the face of adversity and overcome challenges, resiliency is the key to success now more than ever. The Pandemic has changed the way we live, work, and do business nowadays. Resilient people will tap into their strengths and lean on their support systems to face challenges. They work through problems instead of avoiding them.

That’s why being resilient is important. No matter where in your entrepreneurial journey you are, you will find obstacles to overcome, and challenges to conquer. To develop resilience, you need to learn to relax; choose your responses when facing obstacles, and maintain perspective. Build your self-confidence and learn from your mistakes.

I say go for it! Do.Not.Stop. In the face of adversity take a deep breath and keep going. 


2. Systemization

Every process in your business matters. Processes and systems are the heart of a business. It’s the business foundation, it provides structure and support to an organization. Now, when you implement systems and processes in your business, you must ensure that they are not just effective and precise, but also that a backup plan is in place.

When you have strong processes and systems in place, you have information available to decision-makers, and you can easily identify cost overruns and savings opportunities. You can have better customer service and so much more. The efficiencies in your day-to-day operations will be worth the work of putting them in place.

If you don’t have those two things, resilience, and good processes and systems, you will be spreading yourself too thin, putting on a lot of unnecessary stress on yourself, and your team.

Remember, whenever there is a problem in your business, there is either a process that is not working or one that needs to be implemented.

Resiliency and systemization are the two things that make you a killer business owner. Be consistent and persistent, keep on showing up and improving yourself. Do not be afraid to make changes when needed, because it’s all part of the journey.

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Don’t do this journey alone. It is crucial to surround yourself with a community of like-minded entrepreneurs. 

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About Annette Walter​

Much like Marcus Lemonis, host of CNBC’s “The Profit,” who lends his expertise to struggling businesses, Annette analyzes businesses, supports them with the right resources, and designs the plan they need to go from surviving to thriving.

Annette Walter has started, acquired, owned, and operated more than 15 companies in her lifetime. As a wife, mother of two young boys, and owner of a national company, Timber Industries, that was included on last year’s Inc. 5000 list, she can serve her true purpose and passion in coaching and consulting entrepreneurs through her business coaching company, iEvolve Consulting. Annette works with business owners across the globe in various industries to support their overall well-being, teams, and operations. As an operations expert and strategist, she works with business owners to help them identify organizational gaps and opportunities in their companies. She works with businesses to help make their finances, marketing efforts, technology solutions, and sales more efficient and effective.

If you would like to know more about iEvolve Consulting, visit: http://www.ievolveconsulting.com, or send an email to YouRock@iEvolveConsulting.com.

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