Small Business Focus

How to identify and assess the experience of a person/partner/service provider

What is “experience”?

How do you assess it in a person, partner or service you’re considering?

Is it found in age, time in the game or activities performed?

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Aurik Business Accelerator’s Pavlo Phitidis for his weekly small business feature.

Listen to the interview in the audio below (and/or scroll down for quotes from it).

Truth is only found in action.

Pavlo Phitids, Aurik Business Accelerator

Wisdom is the ability for a person to perform effective insight.

Pavlo Phitids, Aurik Business Accelerator

Insight is necessary to develop foresight.

Pavlo Phitids, Aurik Business Accelerator

The way you did things then is not necessarily relevant to the way you do things now.

Pavlo Phitids, Aurik Business Accelerator

Most serial entrepreneurs are people who struggle to complete things.

Pavlo Phitids, Aurik Business Accelerator

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