February 16, 2017
If you think starting a business is scary - you're absolutely right. Similar to the Hunger Games, the odds are against entrepreneurs everywhere and the numbers don't lie:
Bloomberg reports that 8 out of 10 entrepreneurs who start businesses fail within the first 18 months, The SBA paints a revolving door picture of business with over 627,000 new businesses opening each year and about 595,000 businesses closing each year.
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If you're aiming for VC cash, you're still not safe. The Wall Street Journal reports that 3 out of 4 business that receive venture capital, fail.
So what does it take to succeed in business in spite of all of these insurmountable odds? You need a guide and quite possibly, the help of our guest.
Joining us on this episode of the Business, Life, and Coffee show is Chris Bell III. - Chris is the Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Co-Founder of StealthEnomics™. He is a high-energy, Global 1000 customer engagement expert, small business coach, entrepreneur, speaker, and an investor. He's also one of my business coaches and he was very integral in helping me sustain my business with sound management practices.