The inspiration for this post came from Seth Godin in one of his recent posts, entitled “Losing Andrew Carnegie”. Read the whole post here. Seth is reinforcing a principle that he, Andrew Carnegie, Jim Collins, and Gino Wickman believe in – your people are your business.
Creating Magic – 10 Common Sense Leadership Strategies From A Life At Disney, by Lee Cockerell, is a great business book.
In prior posts, I have discussed the importance of delegating and getting “right people” into “right seats”. Then I discussed the importance of creating the right structure for your business and suggested 3 questions to ask to help you evaluate whether or not you have the right structure. If your answers left you feeling like you have some restructuring work to do, consider the following thoughts and advice.