That might be the title of my next meme....unfortunately, that is the message that many in small business are unintentionally sending out.
Backtrack - We LOVE small business owners!
They are sturdy, resilient, imaginative, strong willed, resourceful, and incredibly independent.
So, what's the issue?
All of those beautiful and courageous traits can come across as, "I can do it all and I do not need you."
We've seen it work that way, very well in fact for one-man-bands, but the second they want to hire someone, or even consider an independent contractor, well, this is where the proverbial FAN gets into play.
Simply put, when you hire, you don't make the "How to" rules, the government does for:
So, backtrack again...when you started your business, did you say, outloud, or even in the back of your mind, "I want to do my business badly, I want to screw this up" ?
Of course not! And, the big HOWEVER is you must not fail your business by failing in Human Resources.
Let's keep you on track, let's keep your doors open, let's succeed together.