One of the best parts of being an entrepreneur is being able to influence real change in the lives of those that work with and for you.
During my time with Neatfreak I gained a lot of hands-on experience in a small business management setting that taught me a lot about staff, motivation, and the qualities you need to be an effective leader.
It’s also where I learned that I greatly prefer to let others lead and leave myself to the strategy.
Read it here: https://www.business.com/human-resources/cameron-martel-empower-your-staff/
I woke up happy to see my first published article for Business.com on the front page.
Read it here: https://www.business.com/business-development/cameron-martel-complacency-in-business/
This article is an honest conversation about what I learned when I let my success get to my head. Instead of grinding and pushing to achieve more, I decided to ride on my results.
Even though this happened more than 11 years ago, I still think about it almost every day.