One of the smartest actions you can take now to set yourself up for success in the new year is putting together your budget. When implemented right, your budget controls costs, forecasts revenue, sets goals, influences behavior, drives your team to action, and ultimately creates opportunity.
Whether you’re an owner or a team member, October is a pivotal month. With the hectic demands of summer starting to wind down, it’s the perfect time to look back at what you’ve accomplished so far this year and where you hope to finish, what you did well and where you came up short. We take the time to do this at GLC because it’s our last big chance to fix what we can for the season and to set ourselves up for success in the new year.
To a tee, the most successful companies I’ve seen and worked with in the green industry understand the importance of investing in their people. Because no matter how smart you may be or think you may be as an owner, you will never realize your company’s full potential so long as it rides solely or even mostly on you.