It’s easy to get caught up in the day to day nitty gritty of running a business, spending the bulk of your time working in the business rather than on the business.
The BIQ™ Barometer has been developed by The Icehouse to help you take a step back and reflect, to enable you to get a big picture perspective on what you’re doing well and where you may need support to help you on your growth journey.
Just shy of 300 businesses have completed the BIQ™ Barometer during the past eight months, the bulk of those since the launch in April this year. Based on a simple traffic light system across the six areas vital to business success, some common hurdles that are faced by business owners like you are emerging:
How would you stack up?
Take an hour reflecting on your business, go to biq.theicehouse.co.nz.
Small and medium-size enterprises (SMEs) are the backbone of New Zealand’s economy. Lifting the business performance in this segment will lead to a material impact on the overall performance of our economy. Click on the image below to see the Business of International Quality™ infographic.
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