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Business owners typically learn about corporate pitfalls the hard way. After falling into a professional pit, entrepreneurs are forced to yank themselves up by their fraying bootstraps. Fortunately, Michael E. Gerber provides a well-written tutorial about business plans, strategic growth and employee management. He delivers an elegant dose of reality with strategic examples, concrete numbers and marketing insights. At times, some of the examples and scenarios are a bit sappy and repetitive, but the book scores points for delivering difficult lessons in bite-sized portions. getAbstract recommends this book to entrepreneurs and other dreamers.

In this summary, you will learn

  • How to balance the technical, strategic and operational roles of a small business entrepreneur;
  • Why you must develop systems and procedures; and
  • How to separate your life from your company, and understand your dreams and goals.

About the Author

Michael E. Gerber, chairman, CEO and founder of E-Myth Worldwide, is the author of The E-Myth. Gerber has re-engineered operating strategies for more than 25,000 small businesses and entrepreneurs.



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A false system is cheating small business owners. Quite frankly, the owners of small corporations spin their wheels performing the wrong type of work. Basically, the returns they earn from their businesses fall dramatically short in relation to their investment of ...

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