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How to break your business (in order for it to grow)

You need to break what you have built in order to remain relevant… you’re not going to get hung-up on sacred cows… Jung said… we get trapped by the images of our past…

Pavlo Phitidis, Aurik Business Accelerator

Building a business happens within the context of your business environment.

When the environment changes faster than your growing business, your only option is to… break to rebuild.

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Aurik Business Accelerator founder Pavlo Phitidis.

Listen to the interview in the audio below (and/or scroll down for more quotes from it).

When you build a business, you need to build it to be resilient… it’s about remaining relevant in a constantly changing environment.

Pavlo Phitidis, Aurik Business Accelerator

Focus on a problem, then build a business and business systems. Once you have the systems, you’ve got to get the right people on board… Then you focus on growth…

Pavlo Phitidis, Aurik Business Accelerator

…the top performing businesses had no more than three strategic objectives in a year. The ones that outperformed them had two. The best performing business had one!

Pavlo Phitidis, Aurik Business Accelerator

When you face the cycle of change… will your response get you closer to that asset of value?

Pavlo Phitidis, Aurik Business Accelerator

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