Listen the podcast, by clicking the play button to learn tips of scaling business from Robert Norton who has enjoyed 100% launch success returning over $1 billion to his investors, founded six companies, sold four and is still running two. Who also grown two startups to $100m and $156m in sales in 5 years and 3 years respectively.
Bob Norton is a long-time Serial Entrepreneur and CEO with four exits that returned over $1 billion to investors. He has trained, coached and advised over 1,000 CEOs since 2002. And is Founder of The CEO Boot Camp™ and Entrepreneurship University™. Mr. Norton works with companies to triple their chances of success in launching new companies and products. And helps established companies scale faster using the six AirTight Management™ systems. And helps companies successfully raise capital. Founder of six companies, sold four and is still running two. He’s grown two startups to $100m and $156m in sales in 5 years and 3 years respectively.
During the conversation, Bob explains
- The vital importance of having a crystal clear vision for your company and what the 11 elements of a successful vision are that comprise what he calls his Vision Pie.
- Stories from his early career with lessons every entrepreneur should hear
- The main reasons that startups fail (the most important one accounts for 42% of failures) – and what you should do to avoid being one of them!
- When the data confirm that only 1 in 400 companies secure funding, he shares his evidence-based reasons for this and explains how to ensure that you are one of the companies that do get funded (it’s not about your pitch deck!)
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- Top 8 Reasons Companies Fail to Raise Funds – From my experience as a Serial Entrepreneur and also angel investor. Click here to download
- Top 20 Reasons Startups Fail And How to Avoid Them – This based on research of hundreds of startup postmortems. Click here to download
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