What Drives a Business
A Business can be referred to as an economic activity or an organization where services and goods are exchanged for one another or money. For any economic activity to make gains there’s need to invest in it. Businesses are of diverse nature and origin for we have state-owned companies, privately owned businesses, and multinational businesses.
“What do you want to be when you grow up?” this is one of the questions that pop-up in most children and adults most of the adults find themselves unmotivated and hate their jobs while others find themselves engaged. Greg Lindberg attained a honors degree in economics from Yale in 1993 and later worked through to become a CEO and own several companies. As a freshman at Yale, he founded Eli Magazine and bootstrapped Eli Research to $5.0 million in revenue without any outside capital. He started out in sales, marketing and changed his profession to an assistant director in the non-profit sector and later becoming a CEO of a regional telecommunications company. In the course of establishing his businesses, Greg Lindberg was able to acquire new skills and competencies. Listening is one of the attributes he learned that molded him to be a CEO. His company invests in companies across the Globe, primarily in North America, Europe, and Asia with Earnings before Interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization of that shaped him to become a CEO was the more than $300k. They acquire majority stake and provides financing for buyout, growth capital, and corporate divestiture transactions.
To excel in chief executive post one has to be good at all the aspects of the whole job or organization. A business organization is usually headed by a chief executive officer. His or her main initiative is to develop and implement a strategic plan for the organization and ensure that the plan is being integrated into the organization’s operations. The board of directors is the one charged with the role of supervising the chief executive officer in his role of implementing the strategic plan. For government agencies, the CEO would be the head of the agency and report directly to the governor, President, etc. If the CEO is also the founder and owner of the company, there may not be a reporting body at all. The goal of any CEO will be to create goals and a strategic initiative for the organization and oversee the progress of those goals.
In most cases, the CEO will also serve as the face of the organization. People who did not attend university or college and who went straight into job market, and a found one they love, they are the lucky ones. To find a job that one loves it’s important that they follow their passion.