Category Archives for Business Owners’ Biggest Mistakes

Avoiding Executive Burnout and Finding Balance

There is an infinite number of business growth strategies out there for founders, C-suite members, and entrepreneurs to choose from. However, the most important may be a solid approach to finding a way to avoid burnout and maintain a work-life balance. Lack of motivation, physical fatigue, and even anxiety about running your business can directly […]

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Business Owners’ Biggest Mistakes: Failing to Allocate Time for Life Beyond Business

In our continuing series about the biggest mistakes we see from business owners, The Alexander Group takes a look at the failure of some business owners to hold themselves accountable. There are ways to escape those personal, protective bubbles to help ensure the owner makes the smartest decisions possible—reaching beyond the expertise of only themselves. […]

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Business Owners’ Biggest Mistakes: Failing to Hold Themselves Accountable

In our continuing series about the biggest mistakes we see from business owners, The Alexander Group takes a look at the failure of some business owners to hold themselves accountable. There are ways to escape those personal, protective bubbles to help ensure the owner makes the smartest decisions possible—reaching beyond the expertise of only themselves. […]

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Business Owners’ Biggest Mistakes: Seeking Advice From The Wrong People

In our ongoing series about the biggest mistakes we’ve found that business owners make, we take a look at the common mistake of seeking business advice from the wrong people. Starting a business is such a personal venture, and many small business owners begin their foray into their industries trying to do everything all by […]

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Business Owners’ Biggest Mistakes: Not Having a Vision for Their Business

As we continue our series about the biggest mistakes of most business owners, we here at The Alexander Group explore the concept of “vision” and why it is so important for the short-term and long-term success of a business. Early in any business endeavor, most business owners are forced to focus primarily on dollars and […]

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Business Owners’ Biggest Mistakes: Failing to See the Value in Delegation

Every business owner wants to see all of their hard work and financial investment result in a company that is well-run, profitable, and successful in every sense of the word, but unfortunately that does not always happen. There are a number of mistakes business owners can make to put a damper on their best-laid plans, […]

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