In today’s episode, we chat with Laura Posey. Laura is the founder of Simple Success Plans-- a company that helps other business owners create a perfectly customized plan to build their dream business all on just one sheet of paper. Laura left the corporate world after feeling like she asked too many questions and was unmanageable. She started Simple Success Plans in order to do what she loves the most… helping business owners.
Laura left the corporate world after feeling like she asked too many questions and was unmanageable. She started Simple Success Plans in order to do what she loves the most… helping business owners.
“We are opportunity-seeking, risk-tolerant people, which is great for starting a business-- you have to be both those things to jump off the corporate ladder, and go on your own. The problem is that those two things make it terrible for actually running and sustaining a business,” says Laura.
We’ll chat about her one-page plan and what business owners get tripped up on, as well as…
- Where she sees business owners struggle most
- What she believes separates successful businesses from other businesses
- That time she almost fell off a mountain
- How she came up with the one-page plan
What is P is for Profit?
Small business is crazy competitive and too often profits are razor-thin. However, some people are bringing home big, bankable profits. Adam Lean, small business veteran and founder of TheCFOProject.com interviews top small business experts to uncover the secrets to building a profit-focused company. Along the way, he'll break down all the complex finance stuff and make it simple and easy to understand so you can be a better business owner and own a more profitable business. Watch the on-demand video seminar: "Why Your Small Business Might Not Be as Profitable as it Should Be" at theCFOproject.com/video.