5 signs you’re running your business like the government you ridicule

November 14, 2013 by
Filed under: Business Growth, Profitable Growth, Uncategorized 






Article posted in The Business Journals
by Andy Birol, Contributing Writer
Nov 5, 2013,

Nothing irks private business owners more than the federal government — and the daily news just adds fuel to their disdain.

The impact of regulations, taxes and government shutdowns compounds the apparent waste, inaction and irresponsibility in how our leaders run the country.

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2 Comments on 5 signs you’re running your business like the government you ridicule

  1. Michael_STL on Sun, 17th Nov 2013 2:08 am
  2. Nice article, I wasn’t sure what to expect, but then after reading it I came to a few conclusions.

    1) free market will weed out the ones that operate “like the Government”
    We don’t have that “opportunity” in Governments
    2) companies that do operate poorly, usually hurt companies that are run well. A company that sell cheap to make sales because they have crappy product or service, hurt well run companies. You see this typically in small, fragmented categories.
    In government WE suffer
    3) when you read how the government operates in your article, I say



  3. Andy Birol on Sun, 17th Nov 2013 11:01 am
  4. Nice response, Michael. Fixing the government is above my pay grade, but I can help businesses to not act like the government!

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