Lessons from an old hand #82 — Pay attention to details.WHY? It’s one of those things you learn as a business owner ... paying attention to the small things is an investment of time and energy that will pay you back over and over.
HOW? Read the fine print in a lease agreement, wage a daily war against smudges and dust, follow up on a job candidate’s references, study your P&L and keep track of ageing inventory. It’s the little overlooked things that erode your profit.