Five small-business owners share their success secrets.
We invited the five small-business owners featured here to take a clear-eyed look at their own experience, think about what they wish they had known when they were starting out, and then share their success secrets with other entrepreneurs.
All five use Office 365 to increase productivity, improve collaboration, and maintain the relationships that help their companies succeed, but these essays are not about Microsoft or its products. On the pages that follow, these five entrepreneurs explain how they built their successful businesses, and offer some hard-won insights that may help you build yours.
Learn from the experts
There’s a familiar business adage that says: “Experience is the best teacher—especially when it’s someone else’s experience.”
In sharing their experiences and the wisdom they have gained in the course of building their businesses, these five successful entrepreneurs are giving you the chance to learn from their mistakes, apply their best practices, and avoid some of the difficulties that often go hand in hand with owning a small business.
Following their advice may help you create a successful business in less time and with fewer wrong turns. Combining these winning strategies with proven productivity tools like those in Office 365 can also speed your success.