Personal Considerations Before Starting, Part 2: How To Leverage Your Skills to Start a Business

Starting a business requires more than just hard skills and passion. Taking an honest assessment of your skills can help you understand your strengths and how to leverage them to build a business. When you know what you’re good at, you can start to find others to help you in areas that you are weak.

Today, we’re going to talk about how you can determine your gaps through personal assessment. There are a number of tools that will help you see yourself clearly and know what you need to grow your business. Then, make a decision about which skills you’ll grow and which ones you’ll hire out. Was this helpful? Let us know what you’ve learned about your skills in the comments below!

Feras Alhlou

Feras Alhlou

Feras has founded, grown, and sold businesses in Silicon Valley and abroad, scaling them from zero revenue to 7 and 8 figures. In 2019, he sold e-Nor, a digital marketing consulting company, to dentsu (a top-5 global media company). Feras has served as an advisor to 150+ other new startup businesses, and in his current venture, Start Up With Feras, he's on a mission to help entrepreneurs in the consulting and services space start and grow their businesses smarter and stronger.

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