Nine years ago I set out to help small businesses grow by providing an easy-to-use email marketing tool that was completely affordable. Now VerticalResponse is profitable, over 85,000 customers strong and growing, and what a ride it’s been! In celebration of VR’s success, I decided to write about 9 things I’ve learned leading a growing business that might help you ease over your own bumps, or flatten them! I’ll start with the first five things in this post:
1. Hire a GREAT LawyerÂ
2. Don’t Hire Ahead of the CurveÂ
3. Get a GREAT AccountantÂ
4. QUICK Decision MakingÂ
5. Get Rid of Bad Employees…FASTÂ
This is a great article – and Vertical Response is an incredible Inc 500 success story.Â Be sure to check out the full story for great insights on his first five points.