Learn from others. Ask about their areas of expertise. Ask about business trends they've notices. You'll gain both new perspectives and new friends.
Author: Ellen Huxtablehttp://advantage-biz.com
Ellen Huxtable is the owner of Advantage Business Concepts, a company which supports growing businesses through market positioning, process development and management mentoring. She is the author of “Turbo-charge & Transform!,” a collection of twenty worksheets for management teams, focusing on mission, strategic positioning and tactical innovation. Ellen serves on the Advisory Board for the College of DuPage Small Business Development Center, the Fermilab Community Advisory Board, and the Western Region Board for Junior Achievement. In trying to stay abreast of her son’s interests, she is learning more about the Cavaliers and Drum Corps International than she ever thought possible.